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Title Analysing identities in discourse / edited by Rosana Dolón, Júlia Todolí
Published Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : J. Benjamins Pub. Co., [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 204 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Discourse approaches to politics, society and culture, 1569-9463 ; v. 28
Discourse approaches to politics, society, and culture ; v. 28. 1569-9463
Contents Identities in discourse : an integrative view / Héctor Grad & Luisa Martín Rojo -- Imposing and resisting ethnic categorization in multicultural classrooms / Luisa Martín Rojo -- The construction of patriotic discourse in Chinese basal readers / Yongbing Liu -- The denial of Palestinian national and territorial identity in Israeli schoolbooks of history and geography 1996-2003 / Nurit Peled-Elhanan -- The discursive building of European identity : diverse articulations of compatibility between European and national identities in Spain and the UK / Hector Grad -- 9/11 response(s) : three Arab-American groups respond discursively to the attacks of September 11, 2001 / Lutfi M. Hussein -- Sexual assault trials, discursive identities and institutional change / Susan Ehrlich -- The representation of PLWHAs and the dangerous 'other' / Lean, Mei Li & Lee, Stella Meng Hui
Summary The discursive construction of identity is often under the control of the dominant forces in society and frequently results in forms of manipulation and abuse. This awareness led to the celebration of the First International Conference on CDA (València 2004), where over three-hundred academics working in the field of Critical Discourse Analysis became actively engaged in this important issue. The seven studies included in this volume have been selected as representative of those areas of human experience that have been given most intellectual attention and considered to be in fact in need for
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Discourse analysis -- Political aspects.
Identity (Psychology)
Form Electronic book
Author Dolón, Rosana.
Todolí, Júlia.
ISBN 1282105132
9027227195 (cloth)
9027290865 (electronic bk.)
9789027227195 (cloth)
9789027290861 (electronic bk.)