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Published: 18 July 2013

304 Pages | 7 black-and-white halftones

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199937271

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Discourses of War and Peace

Edited by Adam Hodges

Oxford Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • Contributes new empirical and theoretical perspectives on the discourse associated with war and peace around the world
  • Several chapters incorporate ethnographic analysis into the examination of language use
  • Features work by sociocultural linguists, anthropologists, rhetoricians and communication scholars who employ discourse analytic and/or ethnographic methods to unpack the way discourse is harnessed to justify war, negotiate military deployment, respond to armed conflict, and promote peace.

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