Evaluation and Stance in War News: A Linguistic Analysis of by Louann Haarman,Linda Lombardo

By Louann Haarman,Linda Lombardo

In a global during which complicated conversation applied sciences have made the reporting of failures and conflicts (also within the kind of breaking information) a well-known and 'normalised' task, the knowledge we current right here approximately tv information reporting of the 2003 conflict in Iraq has implications that transcend this actual clash.

Evaluation and Stance in battle information functions as a device package for the serious review of language within the information, either as uncooked information short of interpretation and as rigorously packaged items of 'information administration' short of 'unpacking'. The chapters provide an array of theoretical and empirical tools for revealing, picking, sifting, weighing and connecting styles of language use that build messages. those messages hold with them global perspectives and cost structures which may both create an ever wider divide or serve to construct bridges among peoples and international locations.

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