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Handbook of Communication in the Public Sphere

Handbook of Communication in the Public Sphere by Ruth Wodak
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This volume brings together research from different traditions which maps the vast territory of language and communication in the public sphere from a variety of angles, including (critical) discourse analysis, genre theory and media studies. The book is divided into the three broad fields of business, politics and media, ensuring the interdisciplinary nature of the volume. Every contribution provides the state of the art of the respective field as well as most relevant theoretical frameworks, a discussion of methodologies and some empirical examples. The book addresses students and researchers in various fields of the Social Sciences.

Key features:

  • collects international researchers from different traditions in a single compendium
  • combines an up-to-date overview with cutting-edge research
  • interdisciplinary nature of the volume


De Gruyter; August 2008
484 pages; ISBN 9783110198980
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Title: Handbook of Communication in the Public Sphere
Author: Ruth Wodak; Veronika Koller