9781446267233-1446267237-Working with Written Discourse

Working with Written Discourse

ISBN-13: 9781446267233
ISBN-10: 1446267237
Edition: 1
Author: Cameron, Deborah, Panovic, Ivan
Publication date: 2014
Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd
Format: Paperback 216 pages
FREE shipping on ALL orders

Book details

ISBN-13: 9781446267233
ISBN-10: 1446267237
Edition: 1
Author: Cameron, Deborah, Panovic, Ivan
Publication date: 2014
Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd
Format: Paperback 216 pages

Summary

Acknowledged authors Cameron, Deborah, Panovic, Ivan wrote Working with Written Discourse comprising 216 pages back in 2014. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 1446267237 and 9781446267233. Since then Working with Written Discourse textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the marketplace.

Description

"An outstanding introduction to discourse analysis of written language in an age that is more and more characterized by multilingual, digital, and generically hybrid texts. In an accessible style, Working with Written Discourse illustrates how these texts can be analyzed employing a wide variety of approaches that are critical, multidisciplinary, and productive."
- Professor Jaffer Sheyholislami, Carleton University


"Comprehensive and up-to-the-minute in its discussion of areas like multimodality and the new media, without overlooking ‘older’ media and more conventional writing. I will recommend it highly to students at all levels."
- Dr Mark Sebba
, Lancaster University

Addressing the practicalities of research, and embracing the complexity and variety of written forms of language, this book:

  • grounds readers in a broad range of concepts, debates and relevant methods
  • focuses on both theoretical questions and the ‘how to’ of analysis
  • is loaded with practical activities and advice on the design and execution of research
  • highlights computer-mediated communication and new media discourse, from text messages and tweets to mobile phone novels and online encyclopedias
  • draws on data from international and multilingual communities.

The perfect companion to Deborah Cameron′s best-selling Working with Spoken Discourse, this book equips readers with practical and conceptual tools to ask questions about written discourse, and to analyse the huge variety of texts that make up our linguistic landscape. It is the essential guide for students of discourse analysis in linguistics, media and communication studies, and for social researchers across the social sciences.

Rate this book Rate this book

We would LOVE it if you could help us and other readers by reviewing the book