The Resource The discursive construction of the Scots language : education, politics and everyday life, Johann Wolfgang Unger, Lancaster University

The discursive construction of the Scots language : education, politics and everyday life, Johann Wolfgang Unger, Lancaster University

Label
The discursive construction of the Scots language : education, politics and everyday life
Title
The discursive construction of the Scots language
Title remainder
education, politics and everyday life
Statement of responsibility
Johann Wolfgang Unger, Lancaster University
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This monograph is about how the Scots language is discursively constructed, both from 'above' (through texts such as educational policies, debates in parliament and official websites) and from 'below' (in focus group discussions among Scottish people). It uses the interdisciplinary discourse-historical approach to critical discourse analysis to examine what discursive strategies are used in different texts, and also to investigate salient features of context. This allows a broader discussion of the role of this language in Scotland, and how different ways of constructing a language can percola
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Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
427/.9411
Index
index present
LC call number
PE2103
LC item number
.U54 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Discourse approaches to politics, society and culture,
Series volume
v. 51
Label
The discursive construction of the Scots language : education, politics and everyday life, Johann Wolfgang Unger, Lancaster University
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn862972275
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027271341
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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525399
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not applicable
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.b34135807
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)862972275
  • pebcs1299941486

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