Language Of Newspapers / Edition 1

Language Of Newspapers / Edition 1

by Martin Conboy
     
 

Charts the connections between the language of journalism in England and its social impact on audiences from the seventeenth century to the present day.See more details below

Overview

Charts the connections between the language of journalism in England and its social impact on audiences from the seventeenth century to the present day.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781847061805
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
02/18/2010
Series:
Advances in Sociolinguistics Series
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.70(d)

Meet the Author

Martin Conboy is a Reader in Journalism Studies at the University of Sheffield. He is the author of several books on the history and language of journalism, co-editor of the Journalism Studies:Key Texts series at SAGE, and serves on the editorial boards of Journalism: Theory, Practice, Criticism; Journalism Studies; and Media History.

Table of Contents

Introduction: The Social Nature of Newspaper Language
1. Society Writes Back
2. Putting on a Style
3. Radical Rhetoric
4. Shaping The Social Market
5. A Message From America: A Commercial Vernacular6. Tabloid Talk: Twentieth Century Template
7. Technology and the Restructuring of a Public Idiom
BibliographyIndex

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