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Using Corpora in Discourse Analysis
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Chapter 1 - Introduction Introduction / Corpus Linguistics / Discourse / The Shift to Post Structuralism / Advantages of the corpus-based approach to discourse analysis / Reducing Researcher Bias / Resistant and changing discourses / Triangulation / Some concerns / Structure of the book / Notes Chapter 2 - Corpus Building. Expand
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A useful methodological synergy? Combining critical discourse analysis and corpus linguistics to examine discourses of refugees and asylum seekers in the UK press
This article discusses the extent to which methods normally associated with corpus linguistics can be effectively used by critical discourse analysts. Our research is based on the analysis of aExpand
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Lexical Bundles in L1 and L2 Academic Writing.
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This paper adopts an automated frequency-driven approach to identify frequently-used word combinations (i.e., lexical bundles) in academic writing. Expand
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A Corpus Analysis of Discursive Constructions of Refugees and Asylum Seekers in the UK Press, 1996-2005
This paper examines the discursive construction of refugees and asylum seekers (and to a lesser extent immigrants and migrants) in a 140-million-word corpus of UK press articles published betweenExpand
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Sociolinguistics and Corpus Linguistics
1. Introduction: Corpus approaches to sociolinguistics 2. Corpora and sociolinguistic variation 3. Englishes around the World 4. Diachronic variation 5. Corpora and interpersonal communication 6.Expand
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Sketching Muslims: A Corpus Driven Analysis of Representations Around the Word ‘Muslim’ in the British Press 1998–2009
This article uses methods from corpus linguistics and critical discourse analysis to examine patterns of representation around the word Muslim in a 143 million word corpus of British newspaperExpand
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Public Discourses of Gay Men
Acknowledgements 1. What Can I do with a Naked Corpus? 2. Unnatural Actus: The House of Lords debates on gay male law reform 3. Flamboyant, Predatory, Self-confessed Homosexual: Discourse prosodiesExpand
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A corpus-based approach to discourses of refugees and asylum seekers in UN and newspaper texts.
A corpus-based analysis of discourses of refugees and asylum seekers was carried out on data taken from a range of British newspapers and texts from the Office of the United Nations High CommissionerExpand
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Sexed Texts: Language, Gender and Sexuality
Provisional Table of Contents Chapter 1 Introduction Chapter 2 The 3Ds and Beyond Chapter 3 What is normal? Chapter 4 Repression and Regulation Chapter 5 Marketisation and Consumerism Chapter 6 TheExpand
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Querying Keywords
The corpus analysis program WordSmith Tools allows two corpora to be compared against each other in order to acquire a list of keywords: words that appear statistically more often in one text thanExpand
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