Language in the News: Discourse and Ideology in the Press

Social science

Roger Fowler

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 272 pages

File size: 2.7 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Newspaper coverage of world events is presented as the unbiased recording of `hard facts`. 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.