Chapter 5. Discourse Analysis

  1. Alan Davies and
  2. Catherine Elder
  1. Hugh Trappes-Lomax

Published Online: 21 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470757000.ch5

The Handbook of Applied Linguistics

The Handbook of Applied Linguistics

How to Cite

Trappes-Lomax, H. (2008) Discourse Analysis, in The Handbook of Applied Linguistics (eds A. Davies and C. Elder), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470757000.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631228998

Online ISBN: 9780470757000

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Keywords:

  • patternings;
  • enthusiasm;
  • techniques;
  • rules;
  • principles

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Who Does Discourse Analysis, and Why?

  • Defining Discourse

  • Ways and Means

  • Some Issues of Approach, Focus, and Method

  • Discourse Analysis, Language in Education, and Education for Language

  • Conclusion