Download PDF by Jonathan Charteris-Black: Analysing Political Speeches: Rhetoric, Discourse and

By Jonathan Charteris-Black

ISBN-10: 0230274382

ISBN-13: 9780230274389

ISBN-10: 0230274390

ISBN-13: 9780230274396

What makes a political speech 'great'? Which methods can be utilized to examine discourse? how are you going to use those to turn into a extra persuasive communicator?


Exploring speeches via public figures equivalent to Barack Obama, David Cameron, J.F. Kennedy and Tony Blair, this textbook explains the ways that political speeches may be analysed. It examines the position of language in speeches, and the way it may be used to problem or strengthen triumphing social, cultural and political attitudes.

Analysing Political Speeches:
■ investigates a variety of conventional and significant techniques to discourse analysis
■ illustrates discourse theories by means of labored examples
■ deconstructs well-known political speeches in each one chapter
■ offers workouts with commentaries, crucial readings and a glossary

Analysing Political Speeches brings idea to lifestyles with its functional, hands-on research. it is going to be an imperative consultant for college kids of language and communique in any respect levels.

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