Language as Ideology

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Routledge, 1993 - Social Science - 230 pages
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Good book to look at language from a philosophical perspective. It helps in analyzing and spotting ideological manifestation in every day communication from regular chats to news reports. however, the book is academic and needs a sound linguistic background. Read full review

Review: Language as Ideology

User Review  - Goodreads

Good book to look at language from a philosophical perspective. It helps in analyzing and spotting ideological manifestation in every day communication from regular chats to news reports. however, the book is academic and needs a sound linguistic background. Read full review

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About the author (1993)

Gunther Kress is Professor of Education and English at the Institute of Education, University of London. He has an interest in the interrelations in contemporary texts of different modes of communication and their effects on forms of learning and knowing. His recent publications include Reading Images(1996) with T. van Leeuwen; Before Writing: Rethinking the Paths to Literacy (1997); Multimodal Discourse(2001) with T. van Leewuen; and Literacy in the New Media Age (2002).

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