Entering into politics: Interdiscursivity, register, stance, and vernacular in northern Italy

Material TypeArticleLanguageEnglish
TitleEntering into politics: Interdiscursivity, register, stance, and vernacular in northern Italy Author(S)Jillian R Cavanaugh (Author)
Abstract  This article focuses on how specific types of language use connect socially, geographically, and temporally distant speakers and span face-to-face and mediated language contexts. It examines one variety of political language (the Northern League register in Italy) in order to analyze how the interdiscursive potentials of register and stance-taking enable such connections ...Paginationp73-96
SubjectSociologyDescriptorsSociolinguistics
Journal TitleLanguage in Society  
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