Books tagged: discourse analysis

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555 Days in Beijing
Series: The Scrappy Traveller Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,900. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015 by Dr Gabrielle Tree. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
555 Days in Beijing is the story of a Canadian teaching English in China. These journal entries talk about the parts of international travel that come up after the honeymoon period; when you’ve settled in and are living and working as a local. They poignantly and humorously highlight the author’s struggle for recognition as a human being in a foreign culture.
The Ideal Within: A Discourse and Hegemony Theoretical Analysis of the International Anticorruption Discourse
Price: Free! Words: 131,480. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
The doctoral dissertation analyses the international anticorruption discourse by the World Bank, UNDP and Transparency International, drawing out implicit conceptions of an ideal uncorrupted society. International anticorruption discourse is found to be broadly reflective of what can be called advanced liberal ideals of governing.
Finding Answers in Questions: A written discourse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
This is based on a study of comprehension questions found in various TEFL textbooks. It explains various cohesive devices you may find in questions and how to conduct a study of the questions in order to find answers within the text.
Why They Do It: Beliefs & Emotional Gratification Lead to Violence
Price: Free! Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
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Beliefs and emotional gratification are core issues in violent acts. Other explanations such as mental illness and being victims themselves take second place to belief systems. Through case studies, the author shows how beliefs and gratification are central to understanding and preventing violence