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John Joseph

Print publication date: 2006

Print ISBN-13: 9780748624522

Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: September 2012

DOI: 10.3366/edinburgh/9780748624522.001.0001

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Rhetoric, propaganda and interpretation

Rhetoric, propaganda and interpretation

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(p.110) Chapter 6 Rhetoric, propaganda and interpretation
Source:
Language and Politics
Author(s):

John E. Joseph

Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9780748624522.003.0006

This chapter discusses the following: rhetoric versus truth; language, thought and reality; propaganda anxiety; newspeak; linguistic creativity and manufacturing consent; critical discourse analysis; and the function of language in a democracy.

Keywords:   rhetoric, truth, language, propaganda, newspeak, linguistic creativity, democracy, thought, reality, critical discourse

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