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By Jonathan Charteris-Black

What makes a political speech 'great'? Which ways can be utilized to examine discourse? how will you use those to turn into a extra persuasive communicator?

 

Exploring speeches by means of public figures corresponding to Barack Obama, David Cameron, J.F. Kennedy and Tony Blair, this textbook explains the ways that political speeches may be analysed. It examines the function of language in speeches, and the way it may be used to problem or strengthen winning social, cultural and political attitudes.


Analysing Political Speeches:
■ investigates a variety of conventional and important ways to discourse analysis
■ illustrates discourse theories by means of labored examples
■ deconstructs well-known political speeches in each one chapter
■ offers routines with commentaries, crucial readings and a glossary

Analysing Political Speeches brings concept to lifestyles with its useful, hands-on research. it will likely be an critical advisor for college kids of language and verbal exchange in any respect levels.

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