Journal of Language and Politics

The Journal of Language and Politics (JLP) represents an interdisciplinary and critical forum for analysing and discussing the various dimensions in the interplay between language and politics. It locates at the intersection of several social science disciplines including communication and media research, linguistics, discourse studies, political science, political sociology or political psychology. It focuses mainly on the empirically-founded research on the role of language and wider communication in all social processes and dynamics that can be deemed as political. Its focus is therefore not limited to the ’institutional’ field of politics or to the traditional channels of political communication but extends to a wide range of social fields, actions and media (incl. traditional and online) where political and politicised ideas are linguistically and discursively constructed and communicated.

Articles submitted to JLP should bring together social theory, sociological concepts, political theories, and in-depth, empirical, communication- and language-oriented analysis. They have to be problem-oriented and rely on well-informed contemporary as well as historical contextualisation of the analysed social and political dynamics. Methodologies can be qualitative, quantitative or mixed, but must in any case be systematic and anchored in relevant social science disciplines. They may focus on various dimensions of political communication in general and of political language/discourse in particular.

JLP welcomes review papers of any research monograph or edited volume which takes a critical and analytical approach to the study of language and politics, as broadly conceived above. If you are interested in reviewing any recent, relevant text please email the JLP Reviews Editor at Franco.Zappettini at liverpool.ac.uk and we can arrange for a book copy to be sent to you.

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ISSN 1569-2159 | E-ISSN 1569-9862
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1075/jlp
Sample issue: JLP 16:2
Board
Editor-in-Chief
Michał Krzyżanowski | Uppsala University & University of Liverpool
Co-editors
Bernhard Forchtner | University of Leicester
Ruth Wodak | Lancaster University & University Vienna
Assistant Editors
Samuel Bennett | Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan
Vladimir Cotal San Martin | Örebro University
Review Editor
Franco Zappettini | University of Liverpool
Honorary Board
Jan Blommaert † | Tilburg University
Paul Chilton | University of Warwick
Teun A. van Dijk | Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Norman Fairclough | Lancaster University
Philip Schlesinger | University of Glasgow
Deborah Tannen | Georgetown University
Editorial Board
Frank Austermühl | Aston University
Peter Berglez | Jönköping University
Carmen Rosa Caldas-Coulthard | The University of Birmingham
Nico Carpentier | Charles University Prague
Benjamin De Cleen | Free University Brussels
Anna De Fina | Georgetown University
Mats Ekström | University of Göteborg
Anita Fetzer | University of Augsburg
Richard Fitzgerald | University of Macau
Dariusz Galasiński | University of Wrocław
Philip Graham | University of the Sunshine Coast
Helmut Gruber | University of Vienna
Simona Guerra | University of Surrey
Michael Higgins | Strathclyde University
Changpeng Huan | Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Adam Jaworski | University of Hong Kong
Majid KhosraviNik | Newcastle University
Veronika Koller | Lancaster University
Michelle M. Lazar | National University of Singapore
David Machin | Zhejiang University
Tommaso M. Milani | University of Göteborg
Liu Ming | Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Benjamin Moffitt | Australian Catholic University
Lorenza Mondada | University of Basel
Kay L. O’Halloran | University of Liverpool
Antonio Reyes | Washington & Lee University
John Richardson | University of the Sunshine Coast
Kay P. Richardson | University of Liverpool
Ian Roderick | Wilfrid Laurier University
Patrícia Rossini | University of Liverpool
Carlo Ruzza | University of Trento
Otto Santa Ana | University of California, Los Angeles
Hailong Tian | Tianjin University of Foreign Studies
Hans-Jörg Trenz | Scuola Normale Superiore, Firenze
Anna Triandafyllidou | Ryerson University
Cristian Vaccari | Loughborough University
Guofeng Wang | Shanghai Normal University
Scott Wright | Monash University
Tomasz Zarycki | University of Warsaw
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Latest articles

22 September 2021

  • Media portrayals of the Hong Kong Occupy Central Movement’s social actors : Multilevel and critical discourse analysis
    Janet Ho & Ming Ming Chiu
  • Metalinguistic tactics in the Hong Kong protest movement
    Rodney H. Jones & Dennis Chau
  • Right-wing populist media events in Schengen Europe : The negotiated border discourse in-between nation states
    Christian Lamour
  • 16 July 2021

  • Migrants are not welcome : Metaphorical framing of fled people in Hungarian online media, 2015–2018
    Réka Benczes & Bence Ságvári
  • Recursion theory and the ‘death tax’ : Investigating a fake news discourse in the 2019 Australian election
    Andrea Carson , Andrew Gibbons & Justin B. Phillips | JLP 20:5 (2021) pp. 696–718
  • ‘Fake news’ discourses : An exploration of Russian and Persian Tweets
    Ehsan Dehghan & Sofya Glazunova | JLP 20:5 (2021) pp. 741–760
  • Audience constructions of fake news in Australian media representations of asylum seekers : A critical discourse perspective
    Ashleigh L. Haw | JLP 20:5 (2021) pp. 761–782
  • Poisoning the information well? The impact of fake news on news media credibility
    Edson C. Tandoc Jr. , Andrew Duffy , S Mo Jones-Jang & Winnie Goh Wen Pin | JLP 20:5 (2021) pp. 783–802
  • Beyond ‘fake news’? A longitudinal analysis of how Australian politicians attack and criticise the media on Twitter
    Scott Wright | JLP 20:5 (2021) pp. 719–740
  • 7 July 2021

  • Fighting an indestructible monster : Journalism’s legitimacy narratives during the Trump Era
    Juliane A. Lischka | JLP 20:5 (2021) pp. 803–823
  • Strategic functions of linguistic impoliteness in US primary election debates
    Christoph Schubert
  • Elisabeth Barakos . 2020. Language Policy in Business: Discourse, Ideology and Practice
    Reviewed by Sara C. Brennan
  • Janet McIntosh Norma Mendoza-Denton . 2020. Language in the Trump Era: Scandals and Emergencies
    Reviewed by Andrew S. Ross
  • Discourses of fake news
    Scott Wright | JLP 20:5 (2021) pp. 641–652
  • 29 June 2021

  • More than “Fake News”? The media as a malicious gatekeeper and a bully in the discourse of candidates in the 2020 U.S. presidential election
    Patrícia Rossini , Jennifer Stromer-Galley & Ania Korsunska | JLP 20:5 (2021) pp. 676–695
  • 15 June 2021

  • Delegitimizing the media? Analyzing politicians’ media criticism on social media
    Jana Laura Egelhofer , Loes Aaldering & Sophie Lecheler | JLP 20:5 (2021) pp. 653–675
  • US-China trade negotiation discourses in the press : A corpus-driven critical discourse study
    Jiayu Li
  • Federico Italiano . 2020. The Dark Side of Translation
    Reviewed by Pan Xie
  • Gina Anne Tam . 2020. Dialect and Nationalism in China, 1860–1960
    Reviewed by Hebing Xu
  • 8 June 2021

  • Helen Caple , Changpeng Huan Monika Bednarek . 2020. Multimodal News Analysis across Cultures
    Reviewed by Debing Feng
  • Zeynep Gulsah Capan , Filipe dos Reis Maj Grasten . 2021. The Politics of Translation in International Relations
    Reviewed by Kanglong Liu & Muhammad Afzaal
  • Monica Boria , Ángeles Carreres , María Noriega-Sánchez Marcus Tomalin . 2020. Translation and multimodality: Beyond words
    Reviewed by Yao Wang & Hui Ding
  • Rebecca Ruth Gould Kayvan Tahmasebian . 2020. The Routledge Handbook of Translation and Activism
    Reviewed by Xiaorui Wang
  • Anna Islentyeva . 2021. Corpus-Based Analysis of Ideological Bias: Migration in the British Press
    Reviewed by Shizhou Xia
  • Xiuhua Ni . 2021. A Study on Outward Translation of Chinese Literature (1949–1966) [1949–1966年中国文学对外翻译研究]
    Reviewed by Bin Zhu
  • Ruth Wodak . 2020. The Politics of Fear
    Reviewed by Özgür Özvatan
  • 31 May 2021

  • Jay M. Woodhams . 2019. Political Identity in Discourse: The Voices of New Zealand Voters
    Reviewed by Kai Zhao
  • 18 May 2021

  • Parrhesia, orthodoxy, and irony : A Foucauldian discourse analysis of the verbal politics of truth in the US Republican Party’s 2015–2016 presidential debates
    Joon-Beom Chu
  • The struggle between the power of language and the language of power : Pro- and anti-vaccination memes and the discursive construction of knowledge
    Mette Marie Roslyng & Gorm Larsen
  • 26 April 2021

  • M. Rheindorf R. Wodak . 2020. Sociolinguistic perspectives on migration control: Language policy, identity and belonging
    Reviewed by James Simpson
  • 20 April 2021

  • Retrieving the new from the legacy of history : Discourse and symbols of history in Modern Turkey
    Alper Çakmak & M. İnanç Özekmekçi
  • 16 March 2021

  • Ulrike Schneider Matthias Eitelmann . 2020. Linguistic inquiries into Donald Trump’s Language: From ‘Fake News’ to ‘Tremendous Success’
    Reviewed by Adam Hodges
  • Ulrike Schneider Matthias Eitelmann . 2020. Linguistic inquiries into Donald Trump’s Language: From ‘Fake News’ to ‘Tremendous Success’
    Reviewed by Adam Hodges | JLP 20:4 (2021) pp. 637–640
  • Klaus Krippendorff Nour Halabi . 2020. Discourses in action: What language enables us to do
    Reviewed by Liqing Zhang
  • 16 February 2021

  • ‘We need to talk about the hegemony of the left’ : The normalisation of extreme right discourse in Greece
    Salomi Boukala | JLP 20:3 (2021) pp. 361–382
  • Portrayal of power in manifestos : Investigating authority legitimation strategies of Pakistan’s political parties
    Fizza Farrukh & Farzana Masroor | JLP 20:3 (2021) pp. 451–473
  • Langue de bois, or, discourse in defense of an offshore financial center
    Samuel Weeks | JLP 20:2 (2021) pp. 325–344
  • 5 January 2021

  • Discursive (re)construction of populist sovereignism by right-wing hard Eurosceptic parties in the 2019 European parliament elections : Insights from the UK, Italy, the Czech Republic and Slovakia
    Monika Brusenbauch Meislova & Steve Buckledee
  • 21 December 2020

  • Protest graffiti, social movements and changing participation frameworks : The case of Macao
    Hong Zhang & Brian Hok-Shing Chan | JLP 20:4 (2021)
  • Protest graffiti, social movements and changing participation frameworks : The case of Macao
    Hong Zhang & Brian Hok-Shing Chan | JLP 20:4 (2021) pp. 515–538
  • 18 December 2020

  • The political nature of fantasy and political fantasies of nature
    Jelle Hendrik Behagel & Ayşem Mert | JLP 20:1 (2021) pp. 79–94
  • Moving discourse theory forward : A five-track proposal for future research
    Benjamin De Cleen , Jana Goyvaerts , Nico Carpentier , Jason Glynos & Yannis Stavrakakis | JLP 20:1 (2021) pp. 22–46
  • 16 December 2020

  • The (discursive) limits of (left) populism
    Yannis Stavrakakis | JLP 20:1 (2021) pp. 162–177
  • 14 December 2020

  • Towards webs of equivalence and the political nomad in agonistic debate : Contributions from CDA and scales theory
    Tom Bartlett & Nicolina Montesano Montessori | JLP 20:1 (2021) pp. 129–144
  • Doing justice to the agential material : A reflection on a non-hierarchical repositioning of the discursive and the material
    Nico Carpentier | JLP 20:1 (2021) pp. 112–128
  • An introduction to the special issue on ‘Discourse Theory: Ways forward for theory development and research practice’
    Benjamin De Cleen , Jana Goyvaerts , Nico Carpentier , Jason Glynos , Yannis Stavrakakis & Ilija Tomanić Trivundža | JLP 20:1 (2021) pp. 1–9
  • Beyond populism studies
    Benjamin De Cleen & Jason Glynos | JLP 20:1 (2021) pp. 178–195
  • Discourse, concepts, ideologies : Pausing for thought
    Michael Freeden | JLP 20:1 (2021) pp. 47–61
  • Critical fantasy studies
    Jason Glynos | JLP 20:1 (2021) p. 95
  • Logics, discourse theory and methods : Advances, challenges and ways forward
    Jason Glynos , David Howarth , Ryan Flitcroft , Craig Love , Konstantinos Roussos & Jimena Vazquez | JLP 20:1 (2021) pp. 62–78
  • Politics as construction of the unthinkable
    Ernesto Laclau | JLP 20:1 (2021) pp. 10–21
  • “Symbolic photographs” as floating and empty signifiers : Iconic transformation of news photography
    Ilija Tomanić Trivundža & Andreja Vezovnik | JLP 20:1 (2021) pp. 145–161
  • Franco Zappettini . 2019. European Identities in Discourse: A Transnational Citizens’ Perspective
    Reviewed by Katarzyna Molek-Kozakowska | JLP 20:4 (2021)
  • Franco Zappettini . 2019. European Identities in Discourse: A Transnational Citizens’ Perspective
    Reviewed by Katarzyna Molek-Kozakowska | JLP 20:4 (2021) pp. 634–636
  • 4 December 2020

  • How is structural inequality made fair in a meritocratic education system? Equalising opportunities through metaphorical transfers within and across sub micro-meso-macro movements in policy discourse
    Nadira Talib | JLP 20:3 (2021) pp. 383–406
  • Christian Fuchs . 2020. Communication and Capitalism: A Critical Theory
    Reviewed by Marcos Engelken-Jorge
  • Christian Fuchs . 2020. Communication and Capitalism: A Critical Theory
    Reviewed by Marcos Engelken-Jorge | JLP 20:4 (2021) pp. 630–633
  • Alastair Pennycook Sinfree Makoni . 2020. Innovations and challenges in applied linguistics from the Global South
    Reviewed by Huan Yik Lee
  • Alastair Pennycook Sinfree Makoni . 2020. Innovations and challenges in applied linguistics from the Global South
    Reviewed by Huan Yik Lee | JLP 20:4 (2021) pp. 626–629
  • 1 December 2020

  • Narratives of dialogue in parliamentary discourse : Constructing the ethos of the receptive politician
    Naomi Truan
  • Narratives of dialogue in parliamentary discourse : Constructing the ethos of the receptive politician
    Naomi Truan | JLP 20:4 (2021) pp. 563–584
  • 18 November 2020

  • The Twittering Presidents : An analysis of tweets from @BarackObama and @realDonaldTrump
    Peter Wignell , Sabine Tan , Kay L. O’Halloran & Kevin Chai | JLP 20:2 (2021) pp. 197–225
  • 13 November 2020

  • The Bangkok Blast as a finger-pointing blame game : How attitudinal positioning construes a divided polity
    Changpeng Huan , Menghan Deng & Napak-on Sritrakarn | JLP 20:4 (2021) pp. 493–514
  • Balancing the ideals of public participation : Discursive legitimation strategies of a disputed practice
    Maria Sjögren | JLP 20:2 (2021) pp. 304–324
  • 10 November 2020

  • Working Royals, Megxit and Prince Andrew’s disastrous BBC interview : The online media’s representation of the British Monarchy between 2010 and 2020
    Jagon P. Chichon
  • Working Royals, Megxit and Prince Andrew’s disastrous BBC interview : The online media’s representation of the British Monarchy between 2010 and 2020
    Jagon P. Chichon | JLP 20:4 (2021) pp. 585–606
  • The legitimization of the use of sweat shops by H&M in the Swedish press
    Vladimir Cotal San Martin & David Machin | JLP 20:2 (2021) pp. 254–276
  • Animals vs. armies : Resistance to extreme metaphors in anti-immigration discourse
    Christopher Hart | JLP 20:2 (2021) pp. 226–253
  • The language of exclusion : A critical comparison of new-right arguments against Islam
    Louis Talay | JLP 20:3 (2021) pp. 430–450
  • The tabloidization of the Brexit campaign : Power to the (British) people?
    Franco Zappettini | JLP 20:2 (2021) pp. 277–303
  • Bernhard Forchtner (ed.). 2020. The Far Right and the Environment: Politics, Discourse and Communication
    Reviewed by Daniel Jones | JLP 20:2 (2021) pp. 345–348
  • 2 November 2020

  • National construction and popular erasure in Colombia : A concept analysis of the legitimation and delegitimation of social relations in Colombia through the language of its foundational documents: 1810–1991
    Gregory Joseph Lobo | JLP 20:3 (2021)
  • National construction and popular erasure in Colombia : A concept analysis of the legitimation and delegitimation of social relations in Colombia through the language of its foundational documents: 1810–1991
    Gregory Joseph Lobo | JLP 20:4 (2021) pp. 607–625
  • Strongman, patronage and fake news : Anti-human rights discourses and populism in the Philippines
    Jefferson Lyndon D. Ragragio
  • 23 October 2020

  • Ljiljana Šarić Mateusz-Milan Stanojević . 2019. Metaphor, Nation and Discourse
    Reviewed by Aleksandra Salamurović | JLP 20:3 (2021) pp. 487–491
  • 5 October 2020

  • Rudolf de Cillia , Ruth Wodak , Markus Rheindorf Sabine Lehner . 2020. Österreichische Identitäten im Wandel: Empirische Untersuchungen zu ihrer diskursiven Konstruktion 1995–2015
    Reviewed by Christian Karner | JLP 20:3 (2021) pp. 478–481
  • Julien Perrez , Min Reuchamps Paul H. Thibodeau . 2019. Variation in political metaphor
    Reviewed by Michael Kranert | JLP 20:3 (2021) pp. 482–486
  • 24 September 2020

  • Amanda Laugesen Richard Gehrmann . 2020. Communication, Interpreting and Language in Wartime: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives
    Reviewed by Yanmeng Wang & Linxin Liang | JLP 20:2 (2021) pp. 356–359
  • Philip Seargeant . 2020. The Art of Political Storytelling: Why Stories Win Votes in Post-truth Politics
    Reviewed by Xiaoyi Yang & Yuan Ping | JLP 20:3 (2021) pp. 474–477
  • 25 August 2020

  • Populism in performance? Trump on the stump and his audience
    Martin Montgomery | JLP 19:5 (2020) pp. 733–765
  • 21 July 2020

  • Beyond the exceptional : Tracing the repercussions of a security speech act
    Liisa Lähteenmäki & Anne Alvesalo | JLP 20:3 (2021) pp. 407–429
  • 20 July 2020

  • Bacteria, garbage, insects and pigs : Conceptual metaphors in the Ultra-Orthodox anti-military “Ḥardakim” propaganda campaign
    Sandra Simonsen | JLP 19:6 (2020) pp. 937–962
  • 16 June 2020

  • A corpus-driven exploration of U.S. language planning and language ideology from 2013 to 2018
    Brett A. Diaz & Marika K. Hall | JLP 19:6 (2020) pp. 915–936
  • Informing the government or fostering public debate? How Chinese discussion forums open up spaces for deliberation
    Yu Sun , Todd Graham & Marcel Broersma | JLP 20:4 (2021) pp. 539–562
  • Language ideological debates about linguistic landscapes : The case of Chinese signage in Richmond, Canada
    Rachelle Vessey & Jaffer Sheyholislami | JLP 19:5 (2020) pp. 786–808
  • 5 June 2020

  • Marianne Turner . 2019. Multilingualism as a Resource and a Goal: Using and Learning Languages in Mainstream Schools
    Reviewed by Malik Stevenson | JLP 20:2 (2021) pp. 349–352
  • 3 June 2020

  • Piotr Twardzisz . 2018. Defining ‘Eastern Europe’: A Semantic Inquiry into Political Terminology
    Reviewed by Adam Głaz | JLP 19:5 (2020) pp. 857–860
  • Michael Kranert . 2019. Discourse and Political Culture. The Language of the Third Way in Germany and the UK
    Reviewed by Luis Illan | JLP 19:6 (2020) pp. 975–978
  • Adam Hodges . 2019. When Words Trump Politics. Resisting a Hostile Regime of Language
    Reviewed by David Lanius | JLP 19:6 (2020) pp. 971–974
  • Kwesi Kwaa Prah Shi-xu María Laura Pardo . 2016. Discourses of the developing world: Researching properties, problems and potentials of the developing world
    Reviewed by Jessica Noske-Turner | JLP 20:2 (2021) pp. 353–355
  • Geoff Thompson , Wendy L. Bowcher , Lise Fontaine David Schönthal . 2019. Cambridge Handbook of Systemic Functional Linguistics
    Reviewed by Jia-Xuan Zhu & Yin-Xia Wei | JLP 19:6 (2020) pp. 979–982
  • 4 May 2020

  • “They are just a danger” : Chronotopic worlds in digital narratives of the far-right
    Rachelle Jereza & Sabina Perrino | JLP 19:5 (2020) pp. 809–830
  • The ideological construction of Western ISIS-associated females
    Conrad Nyamutata | JLP 19:5 (2020) pp. 766–785
  • I, Trump : The cult of personality, anti-intellectualism and the Post-Truth era
    Antonio Reyes | JLP 19:6 (2020) pp. 869–892
  • I, Trump : The cult of personality, anti-intellectualism and the Post-Truth era
    Antonio Reyes | JLP 19:5 (2020)
  • Authority (de)legitimation in the border wall Twitter discourse of President Trump
    Damian J. Rivers & Andrew S. Ross | JLP 19:5 (2020) pp. 831–856
  • Subtle discriminatory political discourse on immigration
    Gema Rubio-Carbonero | JLP 19:6 (2020) pp. 894–915
  • Subtle discriminatory political discourse on immigration
    Gema Rubio-Carbonero | JLP 19:5 (2020)
  • 14 April 2020

  • Tommaso M. Milani . 2018. Queering Language, Gender and Sexuality
    Reviewed by Tracy Simmons | JLP 19:4 (2020) pp. 729–732
  • 7 April 2020

  • Migration controls in Italy and Hungary : From conditionalized to domesticized humanitarianism at the EU borders
    Umut Korkut , Andrea Terlizzi & Daniel Gyollai | JLP 19:3 (2020) pp. 391–412
  • 3 April 2020

  • Immigrants and Syrian refugees in the Turkish press : Analysis of news discourse in the context of the ‘refugee crisis’
    Ülkü Doğanay | JLP 19:3 (2020) pp. 518–542
  • Insider outside : Freedoms and limitations in the twitter communications of the United Kingdom’s all party parliamentary group on refugees
    Paula Keaveney | JLP 19:3 (2020) pp. 498–517
  • Legitimizing austerity in crisis-hit Greece : (Re-)articulating ‘social-democracy’ in political discourses of the socialist and left-populist parties
    E. Dimitris Kitis & Dimitris Serafis | JLP 19:4 (2020) pp. 691–711
  • EU nationals in the UK after BREXIT : Political engagement through discursive awareness, reflexivity and (in)action
    Zana Vathi & Ruxandra Trandafoiu | JLP 19:3 (2020) pp. 479–497
  • Jan Zienkowski Ruth Breeze . 2019. Imagining the Peoples of Europe. Populist discourses across the political spectrum
    Reviewed by Martina Berrocal | JLP 19:4 (2020) pp. 712–715
  • Marcia Macaulay . 2019. Populist Discourse: International Perspectives
    Reviewed by Shuangshuang Lu | JLP 19:4 (2020) pp. 725–728
  • Martina Berrocal Aleksandra Salamurović . 2019. Political Discourse in Central, Eastern and Balkan Europe
    Reviewed by Višnja Čičin-Šain | JLP 19:5 (2020) pp. 861–864
  • 26 March 2020

  • Annabelle Lukin . 2019. War and its ideologies: A social-semiotic theory and description
    Reviewed by Roswitha Kersten-Pejanić | JLP 19:5 (2020) pp. 865–868
  • Ruth Amossy . 2018. Une formule dans la guerre des mots : « La délégitimation d’Israël »
    Reviewed by Maria Stopfner | JLP 19:6 (2020) pp. 967–970
  • Ruth Amossy . 2018. Une formule dans la guerre des mots : « La délégitimation d’Israël »
    Reviewed by Maria Stopfner | JLP 19:5 (2020)
  • 25 March 2020

  • Norm destruction, norm resilience : The media and refugee protection in the UK and Hungary during Europe’s ‘Migrant Crisis’
    Ekaterina Balabanova & Alex Balch | JLP 19:3 (2020) pp. 413–435
  • Diasporic media and counterpublics : Engaging anti-EU immigration stances in the UK
    Irina Diana Mădroane , Mălina Ciocea & Alexandru I. Cârlan | JLP 19:3 (2020) pp. 457–478
  • ‘Cinema as a common activity’ : Film audiences, social inclusion, and heterogeneity in Istanbul during the Occupy Gezi
    Ozge Ozduzen | JLP 19:3 (2020) pp. 436–456
  • Who are ‘the people’? Uses of empty signifiers in propagandistic news discourse
    Olga Pasitselska & Christian Baden | JLP 19:4 (2020) pp. 666–690
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    8. Quotations should be given in double quotation marks. Quotations longer than 4 lines should be indented with a blank line above and below the quoted text.

    9. Examples should be numbered with Arabic numerals in parentheses and set apart from the main body of the text with a blank line above and below. Examples from languages other than Modern English should appear in italics with a translation in single quotes im- mediately below each such example. If required, a word-by-word gloss (without quotes) may be provided between the example phrase and the translation.

    10. Notes should be kept to an absolute minimum. Note indicators in the text should appear at the end of sentences or phrases, and follow the respective punctuation marks. Notes should preferably be submitted in the form of end notes; these will however be turned into footnotes in the publication version. 

    11. Funding information should be provided if funding was received through a grant for the research that is discussed in the article, including funder name and grant number, in a separate section called "Funding information" before (an Acknowledgment section and) the References.

    12. Acknowledgments (other than funding information, see above) should be added in a separate, unnumbered section entitled "Acknowledgments", placed before the References.

    13. References

    It is essential that the references are formatted to the specifications given in these guidelines, as these cannot be formatted automatically. This journal series uses the ‘Author-Date’ style as described in the latest edition of The Chicago Manual of Style.
    References in the text: These should be as precise as possible, giving page references where necessary; for example (Clahsen 1991, 252) or: as in Brown et al. (1991, 252). All references in the text should appear in the references section.
    References section: References should be listed first alphabetically and then chronologically. The section should include all (and only!) references that are actually mentioned in the text.
    A note on capitalization in titles. For titles in English, CMS uses headline-style capitalization. In titles and subtitles, capitalize the first and last words, and all other major words (nouns, pronouns, verbs, adjectives, adverbs, some conjunctions). Do not capitalize articles; prepositions (unless used adverbially or adjectivally, or as part of a Latin expression used adverbially or adjectivally); the conjunctions and, but, for, or, nor; to as part of an infinitive; as in any grammatical function; parts of proper names that would be lower case in normal text; the second part of a species name. For more details and examples, consult the Chicago Manual of Style. For any other languages, and English translations of titles given in square brackets, CMS uses sentence-style capitalization: capitalization as in normal prose, i.e., the first word in the title, the subtitle, and any proper names or other words normally given initial capitals in the language in question.

    Examples

    Book:

    Görlach, Manfred. 2003. English Words Abroad. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

    Spear, Norman E., and Ralph R. Miller (eds). 1981. Information Processing in Animals: Memory Mechanisms. Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum.

    Article (in book):

    Adams, Clare A., and Anthony Dickinson. 1981. “Actions and Habits: Variation in Associative Representation during Instrumental Learning.” In Information Processing in Animals: Memory Mechanisms, ed. by Norman E. Spear, and Ralph R. Miller, 143–186. Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum.

    Article (in journal):

    Claes, Jeroen, and Luis A. Ortiz López. 2011. “Restricciones pragmáticas y sociales en la expresión de futuridad en el español de Puerto Rico [Pragmatic and social restrictions in the expression of the future in Puerto Rican Spanish].” Spanish in Context 8: 50–72.

    Rayson, Paul, Geoffrey N. Leech, and Mary Hodges. 1997. “Social Differentiation in the Use of English Vocabulary: Some Analyses of the Conversational Component of the British National Corpus.” International Journal of Corpus Linguistics 2 (1): 120–132.

    12. Book reviews

    JLP publishes short Book notes (no more than 500 words, including references) and traditional Book reviews (1000 to 1200 words, including references).

    Please note that JLP only publishes book notes/reviews which have been formally commissioned. We are unable to accept unsolicited reviews. If you would like to nominate yourself as a reviewer, please contact the journal’s Book Review Editor.

    Book notes/reviews should follow the below mentioned guidelines:

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    13. Authors are kindly requested to check their manuscripts very carefully before submission in order to avoid delays and extra costs at the proof stage. Page proofs will be sent to the (first) author by email in PDF format and must be corrected and returned within ten days of receipt. Any author’s alterations other than typographical corrections in the page proofs may be charged to the author at the publisher’s discretion.

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    Michal Krzyzanowski
    Department of Informatics and Media
    Uppsala University
    Box 513
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    Subjects

    Communication Studies

    Communication Studies

    Main BIC Subject

    CFG: Semantics, Pragmatics, Discourse Analysis

    Main BISAC Subject

    LAN009030: LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / Pragmatics