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Language and the market society : critical reflections on discourse and dominance / Gerlinde Mautner.

Author/Creator:
Mautner, Gerlinde, 1963-
Publication:
New York, : Routledge, 2010.
Format/Description:
Book
viii, 215 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series:
Routledge critical studies in discourse ; 2.
Routledge critical studies in discourse ; 2
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Subjects:
Sociolinguistics.
Discourse analysis.
Capitalism -- Social aspects.
Language and languages -- Economic aspects.
Dominance (Psychology).
Contents:
List of figures
List of tables
Acknowledgments
1. Digging up the world: introduction
Part I: Conceptual groundwork: 2. Invited invaders? the market society and discourse
3. In praise of doubt: the theoretical framework
Part II: Applications: 4. Delivering government: marketisation in public-sector administration
5. Learn how to make money: marketisation in higher education
6. Shop 'n' pray: marketisation in religion
7. How YOU are like shampoo: marketisation in the personal sphere
Part III: Perspectives: 8. Picking holes: critiquing the critical approach
9. From lament to agenda: critical resistance to marketisation
10. Saving the frog from boiling: concluding remarks
Notes
Bibliography
Index.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780415998147
041599814X
OCLC:
435967619