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Language and Politics in Post-Soviet Russia

A Corpus Assisted Approach


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Nelya Koteyko
    Pages 1-12
  3. Nelya Koteyko
    Pages 48-64
  4. Nelya Koteyko
    Pages 65-92
  5. Nelya Koteyko
    Pages 93-129
  6. Nelya Koteyko
    Pages 130-147
  7. Nelya Koteyko
    Pages 148-156
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 157-191

About this book


Language and Politics in Post-Soviet Russia critically examines the uses of language in post-Soviet media and political texts between 1998 and 2007. It will be of interest to academics and researchers in the fields of media studies, discourse analysis, corpus linguistics, and scholars in Russian Studies.


political discourse post-soviet Russia media studies discourse analysis corpus linguistics Russian Studies discourse language linguistics Russia Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR)

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.University of LeicesterUK

About the authors

Nelya Koteyko is a Senior Lecturer in Media and Communication, University of Leicester, UK. Her research lies at the intersection of media studies, discourse analysis, and corpus linguistics. Her current work examines linguistic framing of public responses to developments in science and technology.

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