The Language of Sport by Adrian BeardThe Language of Sport by Adrian Beard

The Language of Sport

byAdrian BeardEditorAdrian Beard

Paperback | March 20, 1998

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The Language of Sport:
* looks in detail at the language of sports-talk including commentary and 'new sportswriting'
* explores linguistic representation of related issues such as gender, national/regional identity
* examines the way sport sells itself as an agent of social cohesion and as a way to sell other products
* includes BBC, ITV and radio transcripts of such sporting events as Euro '96
Title:The Language of SportFormat:PaperbackDimensions:128 pages, 9.69 × 6.85 × 0.2 inPublished:March 20, 1998Publisher:Taylor and Francis

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0415169119

ISBN - 13:9780415169110

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