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Approaches to Media Discourse / Edition 1
     

Approaches to Media Discourse / Edition 1

by Allan Bell
 

ISBN-10: 0631198881

ISBN-13: 9780631198888

Pub. Date: 03/16/1998

Publisher: Wiley

This collection brings together in one volume current leading approaches to the study of media discourse.

Its focus is on the media text (spoken, written or visual), but it also addresses issues of the production and reception of media discourse. Chapters provide a brief outline of the authors approach to media discourse and then demonstrate how the approach

Overview

This collection brings together in one volume current leading approaches to the study of media discourse.

Its focus is on the media text (spoken, written or visual), but it also addresses issues of the production and reception of media discourse. Chapters provide a brief outline of the authors approach to media discourse and then demonstrate how the approach works in practice by close analysis of sample texts. The applicability of the frameworks is discussed, and guidelines are offered on how to use them.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780631198888
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
03/16/1998
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.86(d)

Table of Contents

Preface.

Notes on Contributors.

Acknowledgements.

Chapter 1. Media and Discourse: A Critical Overview: Peter Garrett and Allan Bell.

Chapter 2. Opinions and Ideologies in the Press: Teun A. van Dijk.

Chapter 3. The Discourse Structure of News Stories: Allan Bell.

Chapter 4. News from Nowhere: Televisual News Discourse and the Construction of Hegemony: Stuart Allan.

Chapter 5. Political Discourse in the Media: An Analytical Framework: Norman Fairclough.

Chapter 6. Conversation Analysis: Neutralism in British News Interviews: David Greatbatch.

Chapter 7. Front Pages: (The Critical) Analysis of Newspaper Layout: Gunther Kress and Theo van Leeuwen.

Chapter8. Signs and Wonders: Interpreting the Economy through Television: Kay Richardson.

Chapter 9. Media-Language-World: Paddy Scannel.

References.

Index.

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