A Critical Discourse Analysis of the Images of Iranians in Western Movies: The Case of Iranium

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Mohammad Reza Amirian; Ali Rahimi; Gholamreza Sami;
(2012)
  • Publisher: Australian International Academic Centre PTY. LTD.
  • Journal: International Journal of Applied Linguistics and English Literature (issn: 2200-3592, eissn: 2200-3452)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.7575/ijalel.v.1n.5p.1
  • Subject: Critical Discourse Analysis, Discursive Structures, Derogation, Euphemization, Hegemony, Ideology, Manipulation, Power | Philology. Linguistics | P1-1091 | English literature | PR1-9680

The significant role of the media, in general, and the movies, in particular, in disseminating information and creating images of the real life by use of the language as a powerful social tool is totally irrefutable. Although critical analysis of the movie discourse is ... View more
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