Analysing Political Speeches: Rhetoric, Discourse And Metaphor by Jonathan Charteris-BlackAnalysing Political Speeches: Rhetoric, Discourse And Metaphor by Jonathan Charteris-Black

Analysing Political Speeches: Rhetoric, Discourse And Metaphor

byJonathan Charteris-Black

Paperback | August 29, 2013

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Considers how traditional approaches such as cohesion and classical rhetoric may be integrated with 'critical' approaches to discourse analysis such as critical metaphor analysis. Presents a range of critical and discourse theories and considers the relationships between linguistic features of speeches and their social and cultural contexts.
Jonathan Charteris-Black is Professor of Linguistics at the University of the West of England, UK. He is the author of Corpus Approaches to Critical Metaphor Analysis (2004); Politicians and Rhetoric: The Persuasive Power of Metaphor 2nd edition (2011); The Communication of Leadership (2010) and (with Seale, C) Gender and the Language ...
Title:Analysing Political Speeches: Rhetoric, Discourse And MetaphorFormat:PaperbackDimensions:296 pages, 9.25 × 6.1 × 0.65 inPublished:August 29, 2013Publisher:Palgrave Higher EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230274390

ISBN - 13:9780230274396


Table of Contents

Preface.- PART I: TRADITIONAL APPROACHES TO RHETORIC, ORATORY AND DISCOURSE.- 1. Classical Rhetoric: Artistic Proofs and Arrangement.- 2. Classical Rhetoric - Style and Figures.- 3. Cohesion and Coherence in Discourse.- PART II: CRITICAL APPROACHES TO DISCOURSE.- 4. Critical Analysis: Context and Persuasion.- 5. Social Agency and Modality.- 6. The Discourse-Historical Approach.- PART III: CRITICAL METAPHOR ANALYSIS.- 7. Researching Metaphor in Public Communication.- 8. Critical Metaphor Methodology.- 9. Purposeful Metaphor and Social Cognition.- 10. Rounding up: David Cameron's European Union Speech.- Comments on Exercises/Further Reading and References.- Glossary.

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