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Hodge, Bob (Robert Ian Vere)

Works: 62 works in 367 publications in 3 languages and 8,345 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  History  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Creator, Other
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Bob Hodge
The politics of Chinese language and culture : the art of reading dragons by Bob Hodge( )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 1,417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Language as ideology by Gunther R Kress( Book )

39 editions published between 1979 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ensayo sobre la conexión entre la lingüística y la práctica social que resulta de interés para estudios de lengua, lingüística, comunicación, cultura y educación
Social semiotics by Bob Hodge( Book )

48 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children and television : a semiotic approach by Bob Hodge( Book )

27 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book develops a fresh and highly original approach to the question of children and television. Drawing on recent work in linguistics and semiotics, the authors analyse the rich and ambiguous messages of television cartoons and examine the ways in which these messages are interpreted by children. They show that children are sophisticated viewers : they have a shrewd sense of fact and fantasy and they are active interpreters of plot
Literature as discourse : textual strategies in English and history by Bob Hodge( Book )

29 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literature, language, and society in England, 1580-1680 by David Aers( Book )

11 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Foreshortened time : Andrew Marvell and seventeenth century revolutions by Bob Hodge( Book )

11 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samson Agonistes, sonnets, &c. by John Milton( Book )

7 editions published between 1977 and 1981 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Myths of Oz : reading Australian popular culture by John Fiske( Book )

18 editions published between 1987 and 2018 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book, first published in 1987, sets out to examine and extend our understanding of Australian popular culture, and to counter the long-established, traditional criticism bewailing its lack. The authors argue that the 'knocker's' view started from an elitist viewpoint, yearning for Australia to aspire to a European culture in art, music, literature and other traditional cultural fields. They argue however that there are other definitions of culture that are more populist, more comprehensive, and which represent a vitality and dynamism which is a true reflection of the lives and aspirations of Australians. Myths of Oz offers no comprehensive definition of Australian culture, but rather a way of interpreting its various aspects. The barbeque or the pub, an expedition to the shops or a day at the beach, the home, the workplace or the job queue; all these intrinsic parts of Australian life are examined and conclusions drawn as to how they shape or are shaped by what we call popular culture. The authors look too at monuments and symbols, from Ayers Rock to the Sydney Opera House, which both shape and reflect Australian culture, while a chapter on the Australian accent shows how language and terminology play a powerful role in establishing cultural standpoints. A particular strength of this book is that while delivering a provocative and stimulating series of viewpoints on popular culture, it also makes use of current academic tools and methodology to ensure that we gain new insights into the meanings and pleasures we derive from our everyday experiences
The "Monobiblios" [i.e. "Monobiblos"] of Propertius : an account of the first book of Propertius, consisting of a text, translation, and critical essay on each poem by Sextus Propertius( Book )

13 editions published in 1977 in English and Latin and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dark side of the dream : Australian literature and the postcolonial mind by Bob Hodge( Book )

8 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Role of Aborigines and Aboriginality in the construction of Australian national identity; forms of Aboriginalism; problematics of The Dreaming; realist (epic) and romantic representation in novels, photographs and film; criticism of mythological and historical narratives; works of Peter Skipper, Sally Morgan, Jack Davis, Kevin Gilbert and Mudrooroo Nyoongah/Colin Johnson/Mudrooroo Narogin discussed
Borderwork in multicultural Australia by Bob Hodge( Book )

7 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Australia's faith in multiculturalism has been shaken by ferocious attacks in the public arena over the past decade. 'Borderwork in Multicultural Australia', reviews the hot spots, reasserts the value of multiculturalism and argues that a multicultural so
Paradise lost : books V-VI by John Milton( Book )

11 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aboriginal writing today : papers from the First National Conference of Aboriginal Writers held in Perth, Western Australia in 1983 by National Conference of Aboriginal Writers( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social semiotics for a complex world : analysing language and social meaning by Bob Hodge( Book )

14 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social semiotics reveals language's social meaning ' its structures, processes, conditions and effects ' in all social contexts, across all media and modes of discourse. This important new book uses social semiotics as a one-stop shop to analyse language and social meaning, enhancing linguistics with a sociological imagination. Social Semiotics for a Complex World develops ideas, frameworks and strategies for better understanding key problems and issues involving language and social action in today's hyper-complex world driven by globalization and new media. Its semiotic basis incorporates insights from various schools of linguistics (such as cognitive linguistics, critical discourse analysis and sociolinguistics) as well as from sociology, anthropology, philosophy, psychology and literary studies. It employs a multi-modal perspective to follow meaning across all modes of language and media, and a multi-scalar approach that ranges between databases and one-word slogans, the local and global, with examples from English, Chinese and Spanish. Social semiotics analyses twists and turns of meanings big and small in complex contexts. This book uses semiotic principles to build a powerful, flexible analytic toolkit which will be invaluable for students across the humanities and social sciences
Social fuzziology : study of fuzziness of social complexity by Vladimir Dimitrov( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The volume is interdisciplinary, combining expertise from Fuzzy Logic and the Postmodern Social Sciences to outline, synthesise and implement the challenging concepts and methods of Social Fuzziology. It gives readers from the social sciences a comprehensive, exciting and practical guide for applying the insights and approaches of Fuzzy Logic, while bringing a rich body of social problems and concepts to the agenda for researchers in Fuzzy Logic and related field."--Jacket
Teaching as communication by Bob Hodge( Book )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El hipertexto multicultural en México posmoderno : paradojas e incertidumbres by Gabriela Coronado Suzán( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in Spanish and English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Communication and the teacher( Book )

7 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elegies, book I by Sextus Propertius( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Propertius' celebration of his love for Cynthia broke new ground in Latin poetry; sensuous, passionate, witty, yet complex and allusive. The appeal of his 'Monobiblos' (Book l) is direct and immediate but his profound grasp of the violent and contradictory emotions of the relationship pushed his language into new areas and new forms. Thus he is a difficult and important poet, with the kind of difficulty that appeals to modern readers." "This edition is designed to serve two different kinds of reader. For those who are not Latin specialists there is an elegant but literal translation alongside the Latin text, with a critical essay on each poem to lead the reader into the richness of the Latin. On the other hand Latinists will find here new light on the text itself. Above all, the edition is dedicated to reading poetry as poetry."--BOOK JACKET
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The politics of Chinese language and culture : the art of reading dragons
Social semioticsChildren and television : a semiotic approachSamson Agonistes, sonnets, &c.Borderwork in multicultural AustraliaSocial fuzziology : study of fuzziness of social complexityTeaching as communicationEl hipertexto multicultural en México posmoderno : paradojas e incertidumbresElegies, book I
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باب هج (زبان شناس)

English (278)

Spanish (6)

Latin (1)