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CHARAKTERYSTYKA DYSKURSU POLITYCZNEGO NA PRZEŁOMIE XX I XXI WIEKU
The Characteristics of Political Discourse at the Turn of the 20 and 21st Century

Author(s): Elżbieta Sękowska
Subject(s): Language and Literature Studies
Published by: Dom Wydawniczy ELIPSA
Keywords: politics; discourse

Summary/Abstract: The characteristics of political discourse, presented in the article includes the following aspects: the occurrence of specialist vocabulary; vocabulary from the lexical area of politics; colloquial and emotional character of the message; expression of various types of values; symptoms of linguistic awareness. The author of the article aims at depicting certain linguistic mechanisms and tendencies which reflect the impact of social-political reality on the shape of political-journalistic speech.

  • Issue Year: 2006
  • Issue No: 03
  • Page Range: 8-28
  • Page Count: 21
  • Language: Polish