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ERIC Number: EJ608228
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0965-8416
Global Capitalism and Critical Awareness of Language.
Fairclough, Norman
Language Awareness, v8 n2 p71-83 1999
Discusses key issues of late modern society that help make a case for critical awareness of discourse: the relationship between discourse, knowledge, and social change in the information or knowledge-based society; the "textually-mediated" nature of contemporary social life; the relationship between discourse and social difference; the commodification of discourse; and discourse and democracy. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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Note: Special Issue: Critical Language Awareness.