This chapter looks at the discourse of political communication from various perspectives: political rhetoric and the use of metaphor; cultural aspects and the concept of national identity; contemporary corpus-based approaches based on word frequencies and collocations, the role of definition and narrative. The materials are highly interactive and actively engage students in interpreting and analysing texts as well as in related language work.

The discourse of political communication: analytical tools and techniques / Lombardo, LINDA JEAN. - STAMPA. - (2012), pp. 101-135.

The discourse of political communication: analytical tools and techniques

LOMBARDO, LINDA JEAN
2012

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This chapter looks at the discourse of political communication from various perspectives: political rhetoric and the use of metaphor; cultural aspects and the concept of national identity; contemporary corpus-based approaches based on word frequencies and collocations, the role of definition and narrative. The materials are highly interactive and actively engage students in interpreting and analysing texts as well as in related language work.
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political communication; poitical rhetoric; national identity; corpus-based discourse analysis
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