Discourse on the move : using corpus analysis to describe discourse structure / Douglas Biber, Ulla Connor, Thomas A. Upton

By: Biber, Douglas
Contributor(s): Connor, Ulla | Upton, Thomas A
Material type: TextText; Format: print Series: Studies in corpus linguistics; 28Publisher: Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 2007Description: XII, 289 p.; 25 cmISBN: 9789027223029Subject(s): Discourse analysis -- Data processing | Análisis del discurso
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Discourse on the Move is the first book-length exploration of how corpus-based methods can be used for discourse analysis, applied to the description of discourse organization. then analyzed in terms of linguistically-defined textual categories. Both approaches are illustrated through case studies of discourse structure in particular genres: fund-raising letters, biology/biochemistry research articles, and university classroom teaching.

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