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Fowler, Roger 1938-1999

Overview
Works: 49 works in 583 publications in 9 languages and 12,763 library holdings
Genres: Terminology  Dictionaries  Terms and phrases  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror films  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Actor, Other, Photographer
Classifications: PN41, 801.95
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Most widely held works about Roger Fowler
 
Most widely held works by Roger Fowler
A dictionary of modern critical terms by Roger Fowler( Book )

81 editions published between 1973 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the significance and history of a wide range of terms and phrases related to the analysis of literature
Linguistics and the novel by Roger Fowler( )

66 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An attempt to apply linguistic methods to the structure of fiction. Fowler illustrates this approach with reference to a wide variety of novelists including Fielding, Sterne, Dickens, Thackeray, George Eliot and Hemingway
Linguistic criticism by Roger Fowler( Book )

40 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A particularly fruitful development in literary studies has been the application of ideas drawn from linguistics. Precise analytical methods help the practical criticism of texts, while at the same time the theory of language has illuminated literary theory. Linguistic Criticism is an accessible introduction to this often confusing subject. Fowler sets out clearly and simply a variety of analytical techniques whose application he demonstrates in discussions of a wide range of texts drawn from fiction, poetry, and drama. He concentrates on structures that relate literature to ordinary language, stressing the importance of the reader's everyday language skills. This second edition has clarified and expanded sections on the role of the reader in literary criticism and includes more twentieth-century texts and examples
Style and structure in literature : essays in the new stylistics by Roger Fowler( Book )

19 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Routledge dictionary of literary terms by Peter Childs( )

25 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A twenty-first century update of Roger Fowler's Dictionary of Modern Critical Terms. Bringing together original entries written by such celebrated theorists as Terry Eagleton and Malcolm Bradbury with new definitions of current terms and controversies, this is the essential reference book for students of literature at all levels"--Jacket
Essays on style and language; linguistic and critical approaches to literary style by Roger Fowler( Book )

51 editions published between 1966 and 1981 in English and Dutch and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding language : an introduction to linguistics by Roger Fowler( Book )

24 editions published between 1974 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Language in the news : discourse and ideology in the press by Roger Fowler( Book )

48 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in English and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Estudio sobre como el lenguaje utilizado en los periódicos influye en la formación de ideas, creencias y opiniones
An introduction to transformational syntax by Roger Fowler( Book )

38 editions published between 1871 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cover -- Half Title -- Title -- Copyright -- Original Title -- Original Copyright -- Contents -- Preface -- one What is a Grammar? -- two Deep and Surface Structure -- three Constituent Structure: Syntactic Fractions -- four Constituent Structure: Categories and Derivations -- five Lexical Interpretation -- six Deixis: Det and Aux -- seven Derivation of a Simple Sentence -- eight Negatives, Passives, Questions and Similar Structures -- nine Pro-forms -- ten Complex Sentences -- eleven Some Nominalizations -- twelve Relative Clauses and Adjectives Revisited
The languages of literature: some linguistic contributions to criticism by Roger Fowler( Book )

36 editions published between 1971 and 2018 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cover -- Half Title -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Original Title Page -- Original Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- Preface -- Sources and acknowledgments -- Note on the next -- One Introduction -- Two Linguistics, stylistics -- criticism? -- Three Literature and linguistics -- Four Literature and linguistics: reply by F. W. Bateson -- Five Language and literature -- Six Language and literature: reply by F. W. Bateson -- Seven The structure of criticism and the languages of poetry -- Eight Criticism and the language of literature: some traditions and trends in Great Britain
Language and control by Roger Fowler( Book )

18 editions published between 1979 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literature as social discourse : the practice of linguistic criticism by Roger Fowler( Book )

36 editions published between 1981 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old English prose and verse : an annotated selection by Roger Fowler( Book )

32 editions published between 1966 and 1978 in English and English, Old and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canons of Edgar by Wulfstan( Book )

23 editions published between 1972 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The language of George Orwell by Roger Fowler( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"George Orwell is best known for his two late books, Animal Farm and Nineteen Eighty-Four: the former an allegory of revolution betrayed told in a beast fable of the purest simplicity of style; the latter a violent and pessimistic nightmare of life under totalitarianism. He wrote much more, however: a dozen books in all, including novels, plus documentary works, and hundreds of essays, reviews and other writings. He was a craftsman in language, with his own strong personal voice and also a command of a whole range of literary and journalistic styles. Orwell was accomplished in many shades of realist writing, from documentary through naturalism to surrealism; he mastered picturesque and pastoral styles as well as trenchant parody; and he was adept at rendering the inner life of thought and feeling." "The Language of George Orwell is the first detailed study of Orwell's language and style. Drawing on contemporary critical theory and the analytic methods of linguistic criticism, Roger Fowler sheds new light on Orwell's achievement as a literary artist who engaged passionately with the life and ideas of his time. This novel approach, which will be of great interest to students and to others who wish to know Orwell's work better, is accessible to those without a linguistic training; technical terms are kept to a minimum, and are carefully explained."--Jacket
Infected( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An average day in a quiet suburb becomes ground zero for the end of the world that we knew. When a fast-spreading global pandemic turns ordinary people into flesh-eating monsters, a handful of terrified survivors and the remnants of an army squad find refuge in an elementary school turned emergency shelter. With the hordes of walking dead trying to get in, scarce weapons and a dwindling food supply, the embattled refugees begin to turn on each other
Routledge Revivals: Essays on Style and Language (1966): Linguistic and Critical Approaches to Literary Style by Roger Fowler( )

4 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"First published in 1966, this book is contributed to by authors who share an interest in the literary uses of language. The book gives a close analysis of the language of literature contributed to by critics and linguists, examining linguistic theory and poetry, and as part of this the rhythm and metre of English poetry is deconstructed. Language and its emotive structure is analysed, while the middle chapters of the book address the interaction of linguistic dimensions. Two medievalist scholars conclude the volume, giving a well-rounded examination to the broad and complex study of literary style in the English language. This book is suitable for students and scholars concerned with English literature and linguistics."--Provided by publisher
Bartok : concerto for orchestra by Roger Fowler( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Dictionary of Modern Critical Terms : Revised and Enlarged Edition by Roger Fowler( )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Routledge Revivals Linguistic and Critical Approaches to Literary Style by Roger Fowler( )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Contributors -- Original Title -- Original Copyright -- Contents -- Preface -- 1. LINGUISTIC THEORY AND THE STUDY OF LITERATURE -- 2. THE NEW CRITICISM AND THE LANGUAGE OF POETRY -- 3. BY ALGEBRA TO AUGUSTANISM -- 4. TAKING A POEM TO PIECES -- 5. 'PROSE RHYTHM' AND METRE -- 6. DISTICH AND SENTENCE IN CORNEILLE AND RACINE -- 7. 'LINGUISTIC READING: TWO SUGGESTIONS OF THE QUALITY OF LITERATURE -- 8. LINGUISTICS AND THE FIGURES OF RHETORIC -- 9. CHAUCER'S EPISTOLARY STYLE -- 10. THE FORMULAIC THEORY AND ITS APPLICATION TO ENGLISH ALLITERATIVE POETRY -- Index
 
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Language in the news : discourse and ideology in the press
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Linguistics and the novelLinguistic criticismThe Routledge dictionary of literary termsLanguage in the news : discourse and ideology in the pressLanguage and controlThe language of George Orwell
Alternative Names
Fāwlir, Rūjir

Fowler, Roger, 1938-

Fowler, Roger Garth 1938-

Fowler, Roger Garth, 1938-1999

Fu-le, Lo-chi.

Fu-le, Lo-chi 1938-1999

Fule, Loji 1938-1999

Lo-chi Fu-le.

Lo-chi Fu-le 1938-1999

Loji Fule 1938-1999

راجر فاولر

روجر فاولر، 1938-1999

فاولر, روجر

ファウラー, ロジャー

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