The Language of Newspapers is a textbook in the Intertexts series, exploring ways in which the press portrays current events. From the ideological bias of the press, to the rôle of headlines in newspaper articles and ways in which newspapers relate to their audience, the book provides a comprehensive analysis of newspaper language.
Several controversial, thought-provoking issues are dealt with... In short, a clearly written, sometimes compelling introduction to the theory and practice of textual analysis of British newspapers.
A well thought out route map which points students towards a deeper understanding of the way text can be transformed, manipulated, distorted, re-fashioned in written, oral and electronic means.
Read two articles in which Danuta Reah examines the language of two aspects of popular culture: