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By Jonathan Charteris-Black

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


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

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

Analysing Political Speeches brings conception to existence with its sensible, hands-on research. it will likely be an fundamental consultant for college kids of language and conversation in any respect levels.

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