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Hyland, ken and Feng (Kevin) Jiang. 2015. ‘The fact that’: Stance nouns in disciplinary writing. Discourse Studies 17 (5) : 529–550.
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SAGE Publications


Elaborating a novel rhetorically grounded stance noun classification, it is demonstrated that the structure is broadly employed to convey academic author comment and evaluation, yet displays notable contrast in the manner it is used to construct knowledge across diverse disciplines.