Publication details [#57708]

Buckingham, Louisa. 2013. Mixed messages of solidarity in the Mediterranean: Turkey, the EU and the Spanish press. Discourse & Society 24 (2) : 186–207.
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Article in journal
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Language as a subject
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SAGE Publications


This critical discourse analytic study explores the depiction of Turkey as a potential EU member in the media discourse of Spain’s El País from 1999 to 2010. Despite official support, Turkey is still portrayed as Europe’s cultural ‘Other’.