TITLE

style, theory of (1900) Stylistics

PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
Dictionary of Theories;2002, p509
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "style, theory of" is presented. It is a concept in linguistics of traditional origin, much discussed since stylistics became popular in the 1960s. It refers to a distinctive manner of expression, appropriate to a type of communicative context.
ACCESSION #
40424264

Tags: DEFINITIONS;  LINGUISTICS;  LINGUOSTYLISTICS;  LITERARY style;  LITERATURE

 

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