Qualitative Discourse Analysis In The Social Sciences by Ruth WodakQualitative Discourse Analysis In The Social Sciences by Ruth Wodak

Qualitative Discourse Analysis In The Social Sciences

EditorRuth Wodak

Paperback | June 17, 2008

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What does language tell us about society? This book explains how qualitative methods are used to analyse discourse across the social sciences. Drawing on a range of examples, from political speeches to internet chat, it solves the practical problems of research design and application. This is a key resource for all social scientists.

RUTH WODAK is Distinguished Professor and Chair of Discourse Studies in the Department of Linguistics and English Language at Lancaster University. She was previously awarded the Wittgenstein Prize for Elite Researchers and is Head of the Wittgenstein Research Centre 'Discourse, Politics, Identity' at the University of Vienna.  She has...
Title:Qualitative Discourse Analysis In The Social SciencesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:216 pagesPublished:June 17, 2008Publisher:Macmillan Education UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230019870

ISBN - 13:9780230019874

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Table of Contents

Introduction: Discourse Studies - Important Concepts and Terms; R.Wodak.- Analyzing Newspapers, Magazines and Other Print Media; G. Mautner.- Analyzing Communication in the New Media; H. Gruber.- Analyzing TV documentaries; A. Pollak.- Analyzing Political Rhetoric; M. Reisigl.- Analyzing Interaction in Broadcast Debates; G. Myers.- Analyzing Research Interviews; J. Abell and G. Myers.- Analyzing Focus Group Discussions; M. Krzyzanowski.- Discourse Analysis and Ethnography; F.Oberhuber and M. Krzyzanowski.- Glossary.