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The Resource Academic discourse : English in a global context, Ken Hyland

Academic discourse : English in a global context, Ken Hyland

Label
Academic discourse : English in a global context
Title
Academic discourse
Title remainder
English in a global context
Statement of responsibility
Ken Hyland
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Academic discourse is a rapidly growing area of study, attracting researchers and students from a diverse range of fields. This is partly due to the growing awareness that knowledge is socially constructed through language and partly because of the emerging dominance of English as the language of scholarship worldwide. Large numbers of students and researchers must now gain fluency in the conventions of English language academic discourses to understand their disciplines, establish their careers and to successfully navigate their learning. This accessible and readable book shows the nature and
Member of
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Hyland, Ken
Dewey number
401.41
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Continuum discourse series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rhetoric
  • Discourse analysis
  • Academic writing
  • Scholars
Label
Academic discourse : English in a global context, Ken Hyland
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 188-205) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
Acknowledgements; Introduction; Chapter 1 Points of departure; Chapter 2 Approaches; Chapter 3 Academic communities; Chapter 4 Research discourses; Chapter 5 Instructional discourses; Chapter 6 Student discourses; Chapter 7 Popular discourses; Chapter 8 Wider worlds; References; Author Index; Subject Index
Control code
ocn680036329
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 215 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441192042
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)680036329
Label
Academic discourse : English in a global context, Ken Hyland
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 188-205) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
Acknowledgements; Introduction; Chapter 1 Points of departure; Chapter 2 Approaches; Chapter 3 Academic communities; Chapter 4 Research discourses; Chapter 5 Instructional discourses; Chapter 6 Student discourses; Chapter 7 Popular discourses; Chapter 8 Wider worlds; References; Author Index; Subject Index
Control code
ocn680036329
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 215 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441192042
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)680036329

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