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News discourse and digital currents : a corpus-based genre analysis of news tickers, by Antonio Fruttaldo

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News discourse and digital currents : a corpus-based genre analysis of news tickers
Title
News discourse and digital currents
Title remainder
a corpus-based genre analysis of news tickers
Statement of responsibility
by Antonio Fruttaldo
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Language
eng
Summary
"In recent years, journalistic practices have undergone a radical change due to the increasing pressure of new digital media on the professional practice. The ever-growing development of new technologies and the ceaseless fluctuation of social practices have challenged some of the traditional genres found in these professional contexts. On the basis of these premises, this book investigates a particular genre found in the context of TV newscasts. The genre under investigation is that of news tickers (or crawlers), that is, the graphic elements that scroll at the bottom of the screen during newscasts. The book introduces readers to this under-researched genre through a year-long collection of the news tickers displayed on BBC World News. Thanks to a corpus-based genre analysis, the generic status of news tickers is better defined by highlighting the presence of given strategies of marketization. Additionally, this volume investigates if news tickers can be seen as a mixed (sub- )genre that interdiscursively combines traditional linguistic elements of headlines and lead paragraphs to achieve, from a (Critical) Genre Analysis point of view, a specific private intention in the cont-ext of the BBC"--
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Fruttaldo, Antonio
Dewey number
070.1/95
Index
index present
LC call number
PN4784.T4
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Television broadcasting of news
  • Visual communication
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • Linguistics
  • Computational linguistics
  • Media studies
  • Television broadcasting of news
  • Visual communication
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News discourse and digital currents : a corpus-based genre analysis of news tickers, by Antonio Fruttaldo
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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987251206
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1 online resource
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online
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9781443893404
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computer
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rdamedia
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9781443893404
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remote
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(OCoLC)987251206
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News discourse and digital currents : a corpus-based genre analysis of news tickers, by Antonio Fruttaldo
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Control code
987251206
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781443893404
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781443893404
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)987251206

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