Semino, Elena and Short, M. H. (2004) Corpus stylistics: speech, writing and thought presentation in a corpus of English writing. Routledge. ISBN 0415286697
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This book represents a new direction at the interface between the fields of stylistics and corpus linguistics, namely the use of a corpus methodology to investigate the ways in which people's words and thoughts are presented in written narratives. A 260,000 word electronic corpus of late 20th century written texts, including fiction, news reports and (auto)biographies is analysed by the authors, providing a detailed account of new theoretical insights, comparisons between different text types and detailed accounts of individual texts.
|Subjects:||P Language and Literature > P Philology. Linguistics|
|Departments:||Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences > Linguistics & English Language|
|Deposited By:||Dr Elena Semino|
|Deposited On:||14 Mar 2008 16:45|
|Last Modified:||04 Nov 2015 06:29|
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