Publication details [#21114]
Wilson, John. 1990. Politically speaking: The pragmatic analysis of political language. Basil Blackwell. 203 pp.
Book – monograph
An analysis in the field of applied linguistics. The author aims to show how pragmatic concepts, theories and methods can be applied to the study of political discourse. Besides a general discussion of this subject, more detailed analyses are made of issues such as identification and reference, pronouns, implications, metaphors and questions.