Language, Ideology and Point of View

Hardcover (Print)
Buy New
Buy New from BN.com
$137.21
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $172.94
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 1%)
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (2) from $172.94   
  • New (1) from $172.94   
  • Used (1) from $187.29   

Overview

This systematic introduction to the concept of point of view in language explores the ways in which point of view is shaped by ideology. It focusses on the way in which people encode their beliefs and biases in a wide variety of media.
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780415071062
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 6/25/1993
  • Series: Interface Series
  • Pages: 216
  • Age range: 18 years
  • Lexile: 1360L (what's this?)
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.63 (d)

Table of Contents

Series editor's introduction to the Interface series
Acknowledgements
1 Introduction: analysing point of view in language 1
1.2 Stylistics and critical linguistics 2
2 Point of view in narrative fiction: preliminaries 11
2.2 Spatial and temporal point of view 12
2.3 Speech and thought presentation 21
2.4 Approaches to point of view on the psychological plane 30
3 Point of view in narrative fiction: a modal grammar 46
3.2 Modality in language 47
3.3 A modal grammar of point of view in narrative fiction 55
3.4 Transpositions and transitions 76
4 Encoding experience in language: the system of transitivity 86
4.2 The transitivity model 88
4.3 Stylistics and transitivity 95
4.4 Transitivity and critical linguistics 104
4.5 Problems of analysis and interpretation 109
5 Pragmatics and point of view 119
5.2 A pragmatic model of meaning 122
5.3 Implications and consequences 133
5.4 Analysing texts from a pragmatic perspective 140
6 Gender, ideology and point of view 159
6.2 Sexism in language or sexism through language? 161
6.3 Analysing gender bias in language 167
7 Afterword 179
References 183
Index 189
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)