Positioning, linguistic theory and Orwell's short nonfiction

Saunders, Peter. 2005, Positioning, linguistic theory and Orwell's short nonfiction, Ph.D. thesis, School of Communication and Creative Arts, Deakin University.

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Title Positioning, linguistic theory and Orwell's short nonfiction
Author Saunders, Peter.
Institution Deakin University
School School of Communication and Creative Arts
Faculty Faculty of Arts
Degree name Ph.D.
Date submitted 2005
Keyword(s) Orwell, George, 1903-1950 - Criticism and interpretation
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Summary It is argued, making reference to an Orwell text sample, that linguistic theory illuminates "positioning" (as term and concept), that positioning's flexibility contributes to critical textual analysis and to attempts to understand complex human processes, but how far language may constrain as well as facilitate such understanding must remain open.
Notes Degree conferred 2006.
Language eng
Description of original xi, 373 leaves ; 30 cm.
Dewey Decimal Classification 410.1
Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30026963

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