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By Jonathan Charteris-Black

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

 

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


Analysing Political Speeches:
■ investigates a variety of conventional and significant techniques to discourse analysis
■ illustrates discourse theories through labored examples
■ deconstructs recognized political speeches in every one chapter
■ presents workouts with commentaries, crucial readings and a glossary

Analysing Political Speeches brings idea to existence with its useful, hands-on research. it will likely be an essential consultant for college kids of language and communique in any respect levels.

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