Multimodal Communication in Political Speech. Shaping Minds and Social Action

International Workshop, Political Speech 2010, Rome, Italy, November 10-12, 2010, Revised Selected Papers

ISBN: 978-3-642-41544-9 (Print) 978-3-642-41545-6 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

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    Introduction

  3. The Orator

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      Pages 16-29

      Multimodal Indicators of Persuasion in Political Interviews

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      Pages 30-38

      Towards a Political Actio

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      Pages 39-53

      An Ethnographic Investigation into Gender and Language in the Northern Ireland Assembly

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      Pages 54-64

      Intonation in Political Speech: Ségolène Royal vs. Nicolas Sarkozy

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      Pages 65-74

      A Diachronic Analysis of Face-to-Face Discussions: Berlusconi, Fifteen Years Later

  4. The Audience

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      Pages 75-85

      Counterfactual Communication in Politics: Features and Effects on Voters

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      Pages 86-98

      The New Release of CORPS: A Corpus of Political Speeches Annotated with Audience Reactions

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      Pages 99-113

      Multimodal Behaviour and Interlocutor Identification in Political Debates

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      Pages 114-132

      Political Leaders’ Communicative Style and Audience Evaluation in an Italian General Election Debate

  5. The Discourse: Contents

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      Pages 133-148

      Sometimes I, Sometimes Me: A Study on the Use of Autobiographical Memories in Two Political Speeches by Barack Obama

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      Pages 149-163

      Communicating Politics. A Study on the Representations of the 2008 Electoral Campaign in the Italian Daily Press

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      Pages 164-180

      Certain-Uncertain, True-False, Good-Evil in Italian Political Speeches

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      Pages 181-206

      Discrediting Body. A Multimodal Strategy to Spoil the Other’s Image

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      Pages 207-219

      Racism and Immigration in Social Advertisings Promoted by Italian Government and Non-governmental Institutions

  6. The Discourse: Structures

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      Pages 220-232

      Politolinguistics. Towards a New Analysis of Political Discourse

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      Pages 233-244

      Linguistic Factors in Political Speech

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      Pages 245-257

      Fallacies as Argumentative Devices in Political Debates

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      Pages 258-275

      Sprinkled Metonymies in the Analysis of Political Discourse with Corpus Linguistics Techniques: A Case Study

  7. Back Matter

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