Publications

Publication details [#17758]

Schiffrin, Deborah. 1994. Approaches to discourse. (Blackwell Handbooks in Linguistics 8). Oxford: Blackwell. 470 pp.
Publication type
Book – monograph
Publication language
English
ISBN
0-631-16622-X

Annotation

This book offers six particularly sociolinguistic approaches to discourse analysis in three sections: the scope of discourse analysis; approaches to discourse analysis; and comparison and contrast of the six approaches relative to their treatment of and focus on discourse structure versus function, text and context, discourse and communication and language as social interaction.