User Heart Menu Basket Cross Plus < Minus <
Cognitive Linguistic Approaches to Text and Discourse - 9781474449984

Product Details

  • Product code: BXXNC
  • ISBN: 9781474449984
  • Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
  • Format: Hardback
  • Dimensions: 16.2cm x 24.0cm
  • Pages: 256
  • Publish date: 30/06/2019

Cognitive Linguistic Approaches to Text and Discourse (Hardback)

Cognitive Linguistic Approaches to Text and Discourse - 9781474449984

Christopher Hart


  • Our price £75.00
Quantity

Add to wish list
Drawing on range of text genres including novels, poems, health forums, holiday guestbooks, prayers, political songs and news stories, each chapter uses cognitive linguistics to shed light on the meanings and meaning-making processes invoked when we encounter texts belonging to different literary and political genres. The book presents new insights into the workings of textual phenomena such as metaphor, viewpoint and deixis and also sheds light on more elusive, epiphenomenal qualities such as a text's ambience, atmosphere, power, ideology or persuasiveness. It also takes new strides in cognitive text analysis by exploiting experimental and ethnographic methods to empirically investigate readers' reception of, and resistance to, texts.

Share Cognitive Linguistic Approaches to Text and Discourse on Pinterest

Product Details

  • Product code: BXXNC
  • ISBN: 9781474449984
  • Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
  • Format: Hardback
  • Dimensions: 16.2cm x 24.0cm
  • Pages: 256
  • Publish date: 30/06/2019

Reviews

Help our customers make the best choices by telling everyone what you think about this product.

There are currently no customer reviews for this product. Why not be the first?

Rate & Review
  • Our price £75.00
Quantity