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General Information  
Author(s)Linda McLoughlin
PublisherTaylor & Francis
ISBN9780415214247
Pages128
BindingSoftbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearMay 2000

Description

The Language of Magazines: *shows how linguistic techniques such as puns and presuppositions are used by magazines to capture our attention *examines how image and text combine to produce meaning *discusses how ideological messages are conveyed *analyses how the sexes are constructed through language *looks at how magazines relate to culture *explores a wide variety of magazines, including Cosmopolitan, Mens Health, Bliss, Diva, FHM, Sugar and Viz.