Analyzing Text and Discourse: Eight Approaches for the by Kristina Boréus,Göran Bergström

By Kristina Boréus,Göran Bergström

A distinct anthology of textual research methodologies, this publication bargains a radical creation to the most important methods and the instruments scholars have to enforce them.

Every bankruptcy includes not only the idea at the back of each one method, but in addition its merits and downsides, its issues of ontology and language, and its courting to learning social phenomenon. via modern and relatable real-world labored examples, the publication illustrates assorted contexts during which a technique has been effectively used and permits scholars to work out the equipment in motion and extrapolate the options into their very own research.

Methods included:

  • Content research
  • Argumentation research
  • Qualitative research of ideas
  • Narrative research
  • Metaphor research
  • Multimodal discourse research
  • Discourse research

Engaging and authoritative in equivalent degree, this consultant to textual research is the correct origin for college kids carrying out study within the social sciences.

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