What Is Discourse Analysis?

What is discourse analysis

In the expansive universe of language and communication, discourse analysis represents a critical intersection between words, their meanings, and the societal structures that shape them. At this juncture, I find myself returning again and again, intrigued by the profound insights and subtleties it offers. This fascination is not new, nor is it superficial. From my … Read more

What Is Critical Discourse Analysis? 20 Seminal Books

Critical discourse analysis (CDA) is a linguistic approach that seeks to understand social phenomena through analysis of power and ideology. It focuses on the ways in which language is used to reproduce and reinforce social hierarchies and power imbalances. CDA aims to uncover hidden meanings in language, including exclusionary and discriminatory language. CDA emerged in … Read more