The discourse of news management
Special Issue of Pragmatics 18:1 (2008)
[Pragmatics, 18:1] 2008. ca. 125 pp.
Publishing status: Available | Original publisher: International Pragmatics Association (IPrA)
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Table of Contents
The discourse of news managementGeert Jacobs, Henk Pander Maat and Tom Van Hout | pp. 1–8
Press releases as a hybrid genre: Addressing the informative/promotional conundrumPaola Catenaccio | pp. 9–31
A community text pattern in the European commission press release? A generic and genetic viewMaria Lindholm | pp. 33–58
News production theory and practice: Fieldwork notes on power, interaction and agencyTom Van Hout and Geert Jacobs | pp. 59–85
Editing and genre conflict: How newspaper journalists clarify and neutralize press release copyHenk Pander Maat | pp. 87–113
Conciseness, an outsider’s perspective and a smooth intonation contour: A comparison of appositions in press releases and news stories based upon themFrank Jansen | pp. 115–142