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The Style and Timbre of English Speech and Literature

Authors: Konurbaev, Marklen E.

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The book introduces the reader into the world of mental perception of literary contents. Based on the research in modern semantics, functional stylistics and cognitive phonetics, it explores the way linguistic elements of a literary work cause readers to form a single perception shape identified as a cultural, literary or social stereotype.

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Marklen Konurbaev is Professor of English Philology at Department of English Linguistics at Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia. He is the author of over 80 publications including 4 books devoted to stylistics of Modern English speech and literature. His main research interests include the style and history of the King James Bible as well as cultural anthropology and translation studies.

Table of contents (12 chapters)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook $89.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-137-51948-1
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Hardcover $119.99
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  • ISBN 978-1-137-51947-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Style and Timbre of English Speech and Literature
Authors
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-51948-1
DOI
10.1057/9781137519481
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-51947-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 203
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