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The Resource New media language, edited by Jean Aitchison and Diana M. Lewis

New media language, edited by Jean Aitchison and Diana M. Lewis

Label
New media language
Title
New media language
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jean Aitchison and Diana M. Lewis
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Investigating how changes to the world's media have affected, and been affected by, language this book explores a wide range of topics looking at the important and wide-ranging implications of these changes on the world - and our world-view
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
302.23
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
P96.T46
LC item number
N39 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Aitchison, Jean
  • Lewis, Diana M
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mass media
  • Mass media
  • Language and culture
  • Sémiotique et médias
  • Langage et culture
  • Médias
  • 05.12 communication processes
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Language and culture
  • Mass media
  • Mass media
  • Massamedia
  • Taalgebruik
  • Taalverandering
Label
New media language, edited by Jean Aitchison and Diana M. Lewis
Instantiates
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
Contents
pt. 1. Modern media discourse. Poles apart: globalization and the development of news discourse across the twentieth century / Allan Bell -- Modern media myths / Raymond Snoddy -- Globalizing 'communication' / Deborah Cameron -- The new incivility: threat or promise? / Robin Tolmach Lakoff -- Parochializing the global: language in the British tabloid press / Martin Conboy -- pt. 2. Modes of the media. Reportage, literature and willed credulity / John Carey -- Speaking to Middle England: Radio Four and its listeners / David Hendy -- Literacy and the new media: vita brevis, lingua brevis / Angela Kesseler and Alexander Bergs -- Why email looks like speech: proofreading, pedagogy, and public face / Naomi S. Baron -- Online news: a new genre? / Diana M. Lewis -- pt. 3. Representations and models. Wine language: useful idiom or idiot-speak? / Malcolm Gluck -- Rhetoric, bluster and on-line gaffes: the tough life of a spin-doctor / Alan Partington -- Politics is marriage and show business: a view from recent Taiwanese political discourse / Jennifer M. Wei -- Emotional DIY and proper parenting in Kilroy / Nuria Lorenzo-Dus -- Language and American 'good taste': Martha Stewart as mass-media role model / Catherine Evans Davies -- pt. 4. The effect of the media on language. Noun phrases in media texts: a quantificational approach / Yibin Ni -- Compressed noun-phrase structures in newspaper discourse: the competing demands of popularization vs. economy / Douglas Biber -- Newspapers and neologisms / John Ayto -- Reliable authority: tabloids, film, email and speech as sources for dictionaries / John Simpson -- From Armageddon to war: the vocabulary of terrorism / Jean Aitchison
Control code
56351865
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 209 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134456864
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
ebl199321
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)56351865
Label
New media language, edited by Jean Aitchison and Diana M. Lewis
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
Contents
pt. 1. Modern media discourse. Poles apart: globalization and the development of news discourse across the twentieth century / Allan Bell -- Modern media myths / Raymond Snoddy -- Globalizing 'communication' / Deborah Cameron -- The new incivility: threat or promise? / Robin Tolmach Lakoff -- Parochializing the global: language in the British tabloid press / Martin Conboy -- pt. 2. Modes of the media. Reportage, literature and willed credulity / John Carey -- Speaking to Middle England: Radio Four and its listeners / David Hendy -- Literacy and the new media: vita brevis, lingua brevis / Angela Kesseler and Alexander Bergs -- Why email looks like speech: proofreading, pedagogy, and public face / Naomi S. Baron -- Online news: a new genre? / Diana M. Lewis -- pt. 3. Representations and models. Wine language: useful idiom or idiot-speak? / Malcolm Gluck -- Rhetoric, bluster and on-line gaffes: the tough life of a spin-doctor / Alan Partington -- Politics is marriage and show business: a view from recent Taiwanese political discourse / Jennifer M. Wei -- Emotional DIY and proper parenting in Kilroy / Nuria Lorenzo-Dus -- Language and American 'good taste': Martha Stewart as mass-media role model / Catherine Evans Davies -- pt. 4. The effect of the media on language. Noun phrases in media texts: a quantificational approach / Yibin Ni -- Compressed noun-phrase structures in newspaper discourse: the competing demands of popularization vs. economy / Douglas Biber -- Newspapers and neologisms / John Ayto -- Reliable authority: tabloids, film, email and speech as sources for dictionaries / John Simpson -- From Armageddon to war: the vocabulary of terrorism / Jean Aitchison
Control code
56351865
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 209 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134456864
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
ebl199321
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)56351865

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