Manipulation and Ideologies in the Twentieth Century: Discourse, language, mind (Discourse Approaches to Politics, Society and Culture)

Manipulation and Ideologies in the Twentieth Century: Discourse, language, mind (Discourse Approaches to Politics, Society and Culture)


This publication is a set of 12 papers facing manipulation and beliefs within the twentieth century, ordinarily as regards to political speeches through the leaders of significant totalitarian regimes, but additionally addressing propaganda inside modern right-wing populism and western ideological rhetoric. This ebook goals at bringing jointly researchers within the box of ideology replica for you to greater comprehend the underlying mechanisms of speaker-favourable trust inculcation via language use. The ebook covers quite a lot of theoretical views, from psychosocial ways and discourse research to semantics and cognitive linguistics and pragmatics. The book’s vital problem is to supply not just a reference paintings with up to date info at the research of manipulation in discourse but additionally a few instruments for the student, a few of them being built inside of theories initially no longer designed to deal with belief-change via language interpretation. Foreword by way of Frans van Eemeren.

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