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Published: 15 December 2016

280 Pages

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

ISBN: 9780190629496

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Style, Mediation, and Change

Sociolinguistic Perspectives on Talking Media

Edited by Janus Mortensen, Nikolas Coupland, and Jacob Thogersen

Oxford Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • Offers a coherent view of style as a unifying concept for the sociolinguistics of talking media
  • Promotes an integrative view of mediated interaction, drawing linguistic, paralinguistic and visual dimensions of meaning into the same frame of reference
  • Brings together new sociolinguistic studies of media discourse by leading international researchers
  • Provides innovative perspectives on change in sociolinguistics
  • Explores the interface between broadcast talk and its uptake and circulation through interactive 'new' media