Discourse And Power by Teun A Van DijkDiscourse And Power by Teun A Van Dijk

Discourse And Power

byTeun A Van Dijk

Paperback | August 20, 2008

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Teun van Dijk is one of the founders of Critical Discourse Studies and this collection brings together some of his most important writing, framed by new introductory material. He examines the role of discourse in the reproduction of power and domination in society and the ways in which media and political elites control access to public discourse.
TEUN VAN DIJK is Professor of Critical Discourse Analysis at the Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain. He holds two honorary doctorates and has lectured widely in many countries, especially in Latin America. He is the editor of The Handbook of Discourse Analysis (4 vols, 1985) the introductory book Discourse Studies (2 vols., 199...
Title:Discourse And PowerFormat:PaperbackDimensions:320 pages, 9.25 × 6.1 × 0.69 inPublished:August 20, 2008Publisher:Palgrave Higher EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230574092

ISBN - 13:9780230574090

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Table of Contents

Preface.- Introduction: Discourse and Domination.- Structures of Discourse And Structures of Power.- Discourse, Power and Access.- Critical Discourse Analysis.- Discourse and Racism.- Discourse and the Denial Of Racism.- Political Discourse and Political Cognition.- War Rhetoric of a Little Ally. Political implicatures of Aznar's Legitimization of the War in Iraq.- Discourse and Manipulation.- Contextualization in Parliamentary Discourse. Aznar, Iraq and the pragmatics of lying.- Bibliography.- Indexes.