The Language of Evaluation: Appraisal in English / Edition 1

The Language of Evaluation: Appraisal in English / Edition 1

by J. Martin, P. White, P. R.R. White
     
 

ISBN-10: 140390409X

ISBN-13: 9781403904096

Pub. Date: 09/27/2007

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK

This is the first comprehensive account of the Appraisal Framework. The underlying linguistic theory is explained and justified, and the application of this flexible tool, which has been applied to a wide variety of text and discourse analysis issues, is demonstrated throughout by sample text analyses from a range of registers, genres and fields.

Overview

This is the first comprehensive account of the Appraisal Framework. The underlying linguistic theory is explained and justified, and the application of this flexible tool, which has been applied to a wide variety of text and discourse analysis issues, is demonstrated throughout by sample text analyses from a range of registers, genres and fields.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781403904096
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date:
09/27/2007
Edition description:
2005
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures List of Tables Acknowledgements Preface Introduction Attitude: Ways of Feeling Engagement and Graduation: Alignment, Solidarity and the Construed Reader Evaluative Key: Taking a Stance Enacting Appraisal: Text Analysis References Index

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