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Mediated Discourse Analysis

  1. Jennifer L. Wells,
  2. Fadhil Wong

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal1313

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

How to Cite

Wells, J. L. and Wong, F. 2012. Mediated Discourse Analysis. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012


Mediated discourse analysis (MDA), developed by , is a theory of human action.


  • 20th century;
  • 21st century;
  • discourse analysis;
  • methods;
  • research methods in applied linguistics