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Mills, Sara

Mills offers an accessible analysis of 'discourse' & explores the theoretical assumptions underlying it. This guide for students provides fundamental definitions, examples of literary & non-literary texts, & developments of the term

Paperback, Hardback, Book. English.
Published London: Routledge, 1997
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Statement of responsibility: Sara Mills
ISBN: 041511053X, 041513854X, 9780415110532, 9780415138543
Intended audience: Specialized.
Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 160-173) and index.
Physical Description: viii, 177p. ; 20 cm.
Series: The new critical idiom
Subject: Discourse Analysis; Semiotics and literature.; Discourse analysis, Literary.


  1. 1. Introduction
  2. 2. Discourse and Ideology
  3. 3. Discursive structures
  4. 4. Feminist theory and discourse theory
  5. 5. Colonial and post-colonial discourse theory
  6. 6. Discourse analysis and critical discourse analysis

Author note

Sara Millsis Research Professor at the School of Cultural Studies, Sheffield Hallam University. She has published on feminist linguistic and literary theory and on feminist colonial discourse theory.