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Methods of Text and Discourse Analysis In Search of Meaning

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ISBN-10: 0761964835

ISBN-13: 9780761964834

Edition: 2000

Authors: Bryan Jenner, Stefan Titscher, Michael Meyer, Ruth Wodak, Eva Vetter

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The authors look at ten linguistic and sociological models, including grounded theory, content analysis and conversation analysis, and present each in a standard format to aid comparison.
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List price: $75.00
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: SAGE Publications, Limited
Publication date: 9/22/2000
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 288
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.298
Language: English

Michael Meyer first went to China in 1995 with the Peace Corps. The winner of a Lowell Thomas Award for travel writing, Meyer has also won a Whiting Writers' Award for nonfiction and a Guggenheim Fellowship. His stories have appeared in the New York Times, Time, Smithsonian, Sports Illustrated, Slate, the Financial Times, the Los Angeles Times, and the Chicago Tribune. He is the author of The Last Days of Old Beijing, which became a bestseller in China, and he divides his time between Pittsburgh and Singapore.

BEATRICE ALLEGRANTInbsp;is a choreographer (for dance theatre and film), clinical practitioner (in the UK NHS in adult mental health, special needs schools and in private practice) and is a researcher and convener on the Dance Movement Psychotherapy MA at Roehampton University, UK. A key focus of her work is on embodiment or how we can �be in� and develop our relationship with our bodies through integrating dance movement, psychosocial and biological processes and understandings of human agency. Visit authors website: www.embodiedpractice.co.ukRUTH WODAK is Distinguished Professor of Discourse Studies at the Department of Linguistics, Lancaster University, UK (and affiliated to the University of Vienna). Besides various other prizes, she was awarded the Wittgenstein Prize for Elite Researchers in 1996. She has published widely on (European and national) Identity Politics, Racism and Discrimination, Multilingualism and Language Policies, and Politics of the Past.

Texts and Methods
On Social-Research Methods of Text Analysis
What Is a Text?
How to Obtain Material for Analysis
An Overview
Map of Methods and Theories
Overview of Methods of Text Analysis
Content Analysis
Grounded Theory
Ethnographic Methods
Two Ethnomethodologically Oriented Methods of Text Analysis
Membership Categorization Device Analysis and Conversation Analysis
Narrative Semiotics
SYMLOG as a Method of Text Analysis
Two Approaches to Critical Discourse Analysis
Functional Pragmatics
Distinction-Theory Text Analysis
Objective Hermeneutics
Overview and Comparison
Bibliometric Survey
The Prominence of Methods of Text Analysis
Comparison of Methods of Text Analysis