Search for dissertations about: "Pravda editorials"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Pravda editorials.

  1. 1. The Rhetoric of Pravda Editorials A Diachronic Study of a Political Genre

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Ludmila Pöppel; Stockholms universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; political discourse; discourse analysis; language of revolution; totalitarian language; Soviet political language; Pravda editorials; rhetorical changes; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Slavic languages; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Slaviska språk; slaviska språk; Slavic Languages;

    Abstract : The present study considers the diachronic changes that took place in Soviet political discourse as reflected in six selections of Pravda editorials from the 1920s through the 1950s, as well as slogans and headlines in that newspaper from 1917 through 1933. The principal goal of analyses conducted on various levels is to identify and investigate a number of tendencies demonstrating the gradual transformation of the language of revolution into totalitarian language. READ MORE