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Discourse and knowledge : a sociocognitive approach, Teun A. van Dijk

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Discourse and knowledge : a sociocognitive approach
Title
Discourse and knowledge
Title remainder
a sociocognitive approach
Statement of responsibility
Teun A. van Dijk
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Most of our knowledge is acquired by discourse, and our ability to produce and understand discourse is impossible without the activation of massive amounts of knowledge of the world. Both 'discourse' and 'knowledge' are fundamental concepts of the humanities and social sciences, but they are often treated separately. Based on a theory of natural knowledge, the book deals with the cognitive processes, social distribution, cultural differences and the linguistic and discursive 'management' of knowledge in interaction and communication in epistemic communities. The first book to adopt a multidisciplinary approach to studying the relationship between the two concepts, Discourse and Knowledge introduces the new field of epistemic discourse analysis. Using a wide range of examples to illustrate the theory, it is essential reading for both students and academics interested in epistemology, linguistics, discourse analysis, cognitive and social psychology and the social sciences"--
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http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dijk, Teun A. van
Dewey number
306.4/2
Index
index present
LC call number
HM651
LC item number
.D55 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Knowledge, Sociology of
  • Discourse analysis
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / General
  • Discourse analysis
  • Knowledge, Sociology of
Label
Discourse and knowledge : a sociocognitive approach, Teun A. van Dijk
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction; 2. Elements of a theory of natural knowledge; 3. Discourse, knowledge and cognition; 4. Discourse, knowledge and social cognition; 5. Discourse, knowledge and society; 6. Discourse, knowledge and culture; 7. Language, discourse and knowledge; 8. Conclusions
Control code
872381999
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 400 pages
Isbn
9781107416550
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2014004089
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)872381999
Label
Discourse and knowledge : a sociocognitive approach, Teun A. van Dijk
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction; 2. Elements of a theory of natural knowledge; 3. Discourse, knowledge and cognition; 4. Discourse, knowledge and social cognition; 5. Discourse, knowledge and society; 6. Discourse, knowledge and culture; 7. Language, discourse and knowledge; 8. Conclusions
Control code
872381999
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 400 pages
Isbn
9781107416550
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2014004089
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)872381999

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