Gavin Brookes

List of John Benjamins publications for which Gavin Brookes plays a role.

Journal

Titles

Subjects Computational & corpus linguistics

Language and Covid-19

Edited by Michaela Mahlberg and Gavin Brookes

Special issue of International Journal of Corpus Linguistics 26:4 (2021) v, 158 pp.
Subjects Computational & corpus linguistics

Articles

Brookes, Gavin, Tony McEnery, Mark McGlashan, Gillian Smith and Mark Wilkinson 2022 Narrative evaluation in patient feedback: A study of online comments about UK healthcare servicesNarratives as Social Practice in Organisational Contexts, Van De Mieroop, Dorien, Jonathan Clifton and Stephanie Schnurr (eds.), pp. 9–35
This study examines how patients use narratives to evaluate their experiences of healthcare services online. The analysis draws on corpus linguistic techniques, specifically annotation, applying Labov and Waletzky’s (1967) framework to a sample of online comments about the NHS in England.… read more | Article
Clarke, Isobelle, Gavin Brookes and Tony McEnery 2022 Keywords through time: Tracking changes in press discourses of IslamCorpus studies of language through time: Special issue of the International Journal of Corpus Linguistics 27:4 (2022), McEnery, Tony, Gavin Brookes and Isobelle Clarke (eds.), pp. 399–427
This paper applies a new approach to the identification of discourses, based on Multiple Correspondence Analysis (MCA), to the study of discourse variation over time. The MCA approach to keywords deals with a major issue with the use of keywords to identify discourses: the allocation of individual… read more | Article
McEnery, Tony, Gavin Brookes and Isobelle Clarke 2022 Corpus studies of language through time: Introduction to the special issueCorpus studies of language through time: Special issue of the International Journal of Corpus Linguistics 27:4 (2022), McEnery, Tony, Gavin Brookes and Isobelle Clarke (eds.), pp. 393–398
Editorial
This article introduces a new method for grouping keywords and examines the extent to which it also allows analysts to explore the interaction of discourse and subregister. It uses the multivariate statistical technique, Multiple Correspondence Analysis, to reveal dimensions of keywords which… read more | Article
Mahlberg, Michaela and Gavin Brookes 2021 Language and Covid-19: Corpus linguistics and the social reality of the pandemicLanguage and Covid-19, Mahlberg, Michaela and Gavin Brookes (eds.), pp. 441–443
Introduction
This chapter focuses on the ways in which non-native English speakers living in Britain are represented in the British press, and in particular on how these representations have changed between 2005 and 2017. Using a corpus-assisted approach to Critical Discourse Analysis, collocation patterns of… read more | Chapter
Since its implementation, the British Government’s controversial 2013 Health and Social Care Act has had far-reaching effects on health care provision in England, not least the creation of 212 regional practitioner-led clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) which are now responsible for much of the… read more | Article
Review