Language in the News: Discourse and Ideology in the Press

Language in the News: Discourse and Ideology in the Press

by Roger Fowler
     
 

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Newspaper coverage of world events is presented as the unbiased recording of 'hard fact&sgrave;. In a study of the British press, Roger Fowler challenges this perception, arguing that news is a practice, constructed by the social and political world.

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Newspaper coverage of world events is presented as the unbiased recording of 'hard fact&sgrave;. In a study of the British press, Roger Fowler challenges this perception, arguing that news is a practice, constructed by the social and political world.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415014199
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
04/25/1991
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.56(d)

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