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Language and Power

Human Science


by
Norman Fairciough

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 240 pages

File size: 6.9 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

A new edition of this ground-breaking introduction to critical discourse analysis, revised and updated to take into account changing power relations in contemporary society.Substantial changes in social life have taken place during the past decade which have changed the nature of unequal power relations, and therefore the agenda for the critical study of language. In this second edition, Norman Fairclough brings the discussion completely up-to-date with the inclusion of a new chapter covering the ‘globalisation’ of power relations and the development of the internet in relation to language and power.

A new edition of this ground-breaking introduction to critical discourse analysis, revised and updated to take into account changing power relations in contemporary society.Substantial changes in social life have taken place during the past decade which have changed the nature of unequal power relations, and therefore the agenda for the critical study of language. In this second edition, Norman Fairclough brings the discussion completely up-to-date with the inclusion… (more)

A new edition of this ground-breaking introduction to critical discourse analysis, revised and updated to take into account changing power relations in contemporary society.Substantial changes in social life have taken place during the past decade which have changed the nature of unequal power relations, and therefore the agenda for the critical study of language. In this second edition, Norman Fairclough brings the discussion completely up-to-date with the inclusion of a new chapter covering the ‘globalisation’ of power relations and the development of the internet in relation to language and power.

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