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Discourse in late modernity : rethinking critical discourse analysis

Author: Lilie Chouliaraki; Norman Fairclough
Publisher: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, ©1999.
Series: Critical discourse analysis.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"Discourse in Late Modernity sets out to show that critical discourse analysis is strongly positioned to address empirical research and theory-building across the social sciences, particularly research and theory on the semiotic/linguistic aspects of the social world. It situates critical discourse analysis as a form of critical social research in relation to diverse theories from the philosophy of science to social  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lilie Chouliaraki; Norman Fairclough
ISBN: 0748610820 9780748610822 0748610839 9780748610839
OCLC Number: 44013742
Description: viii, 168 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Discourse in late modernity --
2. Social life and critical social science --
3. Discourse --
4. The critical analysis of discourse --
5. Narratives of late modernity and a research agenda for CDA --
6. Language, space and time --
7. Discourse, difference and the openness of the social --
8. Critical discourse analysis and linguistics.
Series Title: Critical discourse analysis.
Responsibility: Lilie Chouliaraki and Norman Fairclough.


Setting out a theoretical grounding for critical discourse analysis, this initial volume in the series sets out to meet three contemporary challenges to the subject, including a critical approach to  Read more...


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