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Author Fairclough, Norman.

Title New Labour, New Language?
Edition 1st ed
Published Florence : Taylor and Francis, 2002
©2006
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Summary This is a book about the politics of New Labour that focuses on language. Fairclough gets behind the rhetoric to uncover the real meaning. He examines a wide range of political speeches and texts, from Tony Blair's speech following the death of Diana to the 1997 Labour Party Manifesto and Bill Clinton's book Between Hope and History. New Labour, New Language? blows open the whole debate on the nature of the political discourse of New Labour and the 'Third Way'. Written in a clear, non-technical style and including a glossary, New Labour, New Language? will appeal to anyone interested in language and politics
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Subject Blair, Tony, -- 1953- -- Language
English language -- Political aspects -- Great Britain
Labour Party (Great Britain)
Political oratory -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century
Politicians -- Great Britain -- Language
Socialism -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
English language -- Political aspects.
Political oratory.
Politicians -- Language.
Politics and government.
Socialism.
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1997-2007.
Great Britain.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0203131657
9780203131657