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Representations of climate change

Cinzia Bevitori

Representations of climate change

news and opinion discourse in UK and US quality press : a corpus-assisted discourse study

by Cinzia Bevitori

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Published by Bononia University Press in Bologna .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mass media and the enviroment,
  • Climatic changes,
  • Press coverage,
  • Mass media and the environment

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [205]-230) and index.

    StatementCinzia Bevitori
    SeriesStudi interdisciplinari su traduzione, lingue e culture -- 11
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC902.8 .B48 2010
    The Physical Object
    Pagination239 p. ;
    Number of Pages239
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24859653M
    ISBN 109788873955597
    LC Control Number2011365016

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