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The Resource Discourse on the move : using corpus analysis to describe discourse structure, Douglas Biber, Ulla Connor, Thomas A. Upton

Discourse on the move : using corpus analysis to describe discourse structure, Douglas Biber, Ulla Connor, Thomas A. Upton

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Discourse on the move : using corpus analysis to describe discourse structure
Title
Discourse on the move
Title remainder
using corpus analysis to describe discourse structure
Statement of responsibility
Douglas Biber, Ulla Connor, Thomas A. Upton
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discourse on the Move is the first book-length exploration of how corpus-based methods can be used for discourse analysis, applied to the description of discourse organization. The primary goal is to bring these two analytical perspectives together: undertaking a detailed discourse analysis of each individual text, but doing so in terms that can be generalized across all texts of a corpus. The book explores two major approaches to this task: 'top-down' and 'bottom-up'. In the 'top-down' approach, the functional components of a genre are determined first, and then all texts in a corpus are anal
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Cataloging source
E7B
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Biber, Douglas
Dewey number
401/.41
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
P302.3
LC item number
.B53 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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1948-
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  • Connor, Ulla
  • Upton, Thomas A.
Series statement
Studies in corpus linguistics,
Series volume
v. 28
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  • Discourse analysis
  • REFERENCE
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • Discourse analysis
  • Corpuslinguïstiek
  • Discourse analysis
Label
Discourse on the move : using corpus analysis to describe discourse structure, Douglas Biber, Ulla Connor, Thomas A. Upton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-285) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Discourse on the Move; Editorial page; Title page; LCC data; Table of contents; Preface; 1. Discourse analysis and corpus linguistics; Part I. Top-down analyses of discourse organization; 2. Introduction to move analysis; 3. Identifying and analyzing rhetorical moves in philanthropic discourse; 4. Rhetorical moves in biochemistry research articles; 5. Rhetorical appeals in fundraising; Part II. Bottom-up analyses of discourse organization; 6. Introduction to the identification and analysis of vocabulary-based discourse units; 7. Vocabulary-based discourse units in biology research articles
Control code
647673085
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 289 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027291912
Lccn
2007029145
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647673085
Label
Discourse on the move : using corpus analysis to describe discourse structure, Douglas Biber, Ulla Connor, Thomas A. Upton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-285) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Discourse on the Move; Editorial page; Title page; LCC data; Table of contents; Preface; 1. Discourse analysis and corpus linguistics; Part I. Top-down analyses of discourse organization; 2. Introduction to move analysis; 3. Identifying and analyzing rhetorical moves in philanthropic discourse; 4. Rhetorical moves in biochemistry research articles; 5. Rhetorical appeals in fundraising; Part II. Bottom-up analyses of discourse organization; 6. Introduction to the identification and analysis of vocabulary-based discourse units; 7. Vocabulary-based discourse units in biology research articles
Control code
647673085
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 289 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027291912
Lccn
2007029145
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647673085

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