Theoretical Framework of Critical Discourse Analysis

Qianbo LI

Abstract


Critical Discourse Analysis (CDA) studies the relationship between language and ideology. It regards the distinctive linguistic choices, ranging from syntactic structure to pronunciation as the result of combined efforts between the producer’s unique ideology and the power relationships among the interlocutors in a specific area of experience. Therefore, it is of great necessity to study the core concepts of language, ideology and power in the domain of CDA.


Keywords


Framework; Critical discourse analysis; Social practice

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