Evaluation in Text: Authorial Stance and the Construction of Discourse

Evaluation in Text: Authorial Stance and the Construction of Discourse

by Susan Hunston
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198299869

ISBN-13: 9780198299868

Pub. Date: 02/01/2001

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Long neglected as a focus of linguistic research, evaluation in its various guises is now being recognized as a crucial aspect of any study of discourse. In this book, writers coming from different standpoints are brought together, providing a unique profile of the topic from several perspectives: Systemic Linguistics, Narrative, Corpus Linguistics, and

Overview

Long neglected as a focus of linguistic research, evaluation in its various guises is now being recognized as a crucial aspect of any study of discourse. In this book, writers coming from different standpoints are brought together, providing a unique profile of the topic from several perspectives: Systemic Linguistics, Narrative, Corpus Linguistics, and Discourse Analysis.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198299868
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
02/01/2001
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

1. Evaluation, Geoff Thompson and Susan Hunston
2. Persuasive Rhetoric in Linguistics, Michael Hoey
3. Corpus-based Analysis of Evaluative Lexis, Joanna Channell
4. Adverbial Marking of Stance in Speech and Writing, Susan Conrad and Douglas Biber
5. A Local Grammar of Evaluation, Susan Hunston and John Sinclair
6. Evaluating Evaluation in Narrative, Martin Cortazzi and Lixian Jin
7. Evaluation and Organization in Text, Geoff Thompson and Jianglin Zhou
8. Beyond Exchange, J. R. Martin
9. Evaluation and the Planes of Discourse, Susan Hunston
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