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Title Discourse, war and terrorism / edited by Adam Hodges, Chad Nilep
Published Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : John Benjamins, [2007]


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Description vi, 248 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Series Discourse approaches to politics, society and culture, 1569-9463 ; v. 24
Discourse approaches to politics, society, and culture. 1569-9463 ; v. 24
Contents Ch. 1 Introduction : discourse, war and terrorism / Adam Hodges and Chad Nilep -- Ch. 2 "Emerging threats" and "coming dangers" : claiming the future for preventive war / Patricia L. Dunmire -- Ch. 3 Enforcing justice, justifying force : America's justification of violence in the New World Order / Annita Lazar and Michelle M. Lazar -- Ch. 4 The narrative construction of identity : the adequation of Saddam Hussein and Osama bin Laden in the "war on terror" / Adam Hodges -- Ch. 5 Discourses of freedom : gender and religion in US media coverage of the war on Iraq / Katherine Lemons -- Ch. 6 Arabs in the morning paper : a case of shifting identity / Gregory Ian Stoltz -- Ch. 7 Visual discourses of war : multimodal analysis of photographs of the Iraq occupation / David Machin -- Ch. 8 "Martyrs and terrorists, resistance and insurgency" : contextualizing the exchange of terrorism discourses on Al-Jazeera / Becky Schulthies and Aomar Boum -- Ch. 9 Between "us" and "them" : two TV interviews with German chancellor Gerhard Schroder in the run-up to the Iraq war / Annette Becker -- Ch. 10 Discourse of war and terrorism in Serbia : "we were fighting the terrorists already in Bosnia..." / Zala Volcic and Karmen Erjavec -- Ch. 11 "Fear of terror attack persists" : constructing fear in reports on terrorism by international news agencies / Maija Stenvall -- Ch. 12 The politics of fear : a critical inquiry into the role of violence in 21st century politics / Matteo Stocchetti
Notes "The book series complements the Journal of Language and Politics, edited by Ruth Wodak and Paul Chilton"--P. [ii]
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001.
War on Terrorism, 2001-2009.
Critical discourse analysis.
Author Hodges, Adam.
Nilep, Chad.
LC no. 2007003852
ISBN 9789027227140 hb alkaline paper
9027227144 hb alkaline paper
OTHER TI Journal of language and politics.