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Kranert, M. Text and Context in the Discourses of the Third Way in Germany and the United Kingdom A Comparative Study of the Language of ‘New Labour’ and ‘Die Neue Mitte’. (Thesis)
This thesis undertakes a comparison of the discursive strategies of New Labour and the German SPD at the turn of the twenty-first century, when both parties engaged in a disco...
Kranert, M. (2017, March). Mapping political cultures, or genre as central category of comparative political discourse analysis. The case of Third Way discourses in Germany and the UK at the turn of the 21st century. Presented at Research Group Meeting - Language, Ideology and Power (Lancaster University), Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK
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Kranert, M. (2018). Populistische Elemente in den Wahlprogrammen von AfD und UKIP. Aptum: Journal of Language Criticism and Language Culture, 14(1), (61-77). ISSN 1614-905X
Maglione, G. (2018). Power. In B. Arrigo (Ed.), The SAGE Encyclopedia of Surveillance, Security, and PrivacySAGE Publications
The concept of power is acknowledged as one of the few steady axes around which social sciences have been revolving at least since the first half of the XX th century. In fact...
M. Kranert, & G. Horan (Eds.), (in press). Doing Politics: Discursivity, performativity and mediation in political discourse
Kranert, M. (2016). Review of Piotr Cap & Urszula Okulska (eds). (2013)Analyzing genres in political communication: Theory and practice. Journal of Language and Politics, 15(4), (500-503). doi:10.1075/jlp.15.4.08kra. ISSN 1569-2159
Piotr Cap & Urszula Okulska (eds). (2013)Analyzing genres in political communication: Theory and practice
Whitecross, R. (2014). Buddhism and Constitutions in Bhutan. In Buddhism and Law: An Introduction, 350 - 367. Cambridge University Press (CUP). ISBN 978-0-521-51579-5
Introduction The subject of Buddhism and constitutionalism, or more specifically constitutions, presents us with a series of questions and challenges. As the other essays in t...
Macfarlane, L. B. (2014). F v F: MMR vaccine - welfare need or welfare norm?. Edinburgh Law Review. 18, 284-289. doi:10.3366/elr.2014.0214. ISSN 1364-9809
Notwithstanding extensive media coverage and commentary, the recent judgment of
the High Court Family Division in F v F1 is not one that tells us very much about
Schneider, A. (2014). Age and Variations in the Attitude towards Scottish Independence – An Exploration of Cohort and Lifecycle Explanations. Scottish Affairs. 23(1), 55-78. doi:10.3366/scot.2014.0005. ISSN 0966-0356
This paper presents findings of an exploration into the sources of the association of age with attitude towards Scottish independence. Polls and surveys have repeatedly shown ...
Whitecross, R. (2013). Separating Religions and Politics? Buddhism and the Bhutanese Constitution. In Thiruvengadam, A. K., Raghavan, V. & Khilnani, S. (Eds.). Comparative Constitutionalism in South Asia, 116 - 144. Oxford University Press (OUP). ISBN 978-0-19-808176-0
This chapter investigates Bhutan's constitutional history up to the 2008 Constitution. It specifically reflects on the relationship between Buddhism, the new Constitution, and...
Whitecross, R. (2010). Intimacy, Loyalty and State Formation: The Spectre of the "Anti-National". In Kelly, T. & Thiranagama, S. (Eds.). Traitors: Suspicion, Intimacy, and the Ethics of State Building, 68-88. Penn State University Press. ISBN 978-0-8122-4213-3
On 19 April 1998, the Tiger’s Nest temple, in Taktshang, near Paro in western Bhutan, caught fire and was substantially destroyed. The destruction of this major Buddhist pilgr...
Whitecross, R. (2009). Keeping the Stream of Justice Clear and Pure: the Buddhicization of Bhutanese Law. In Griffiths, A., von Benda-Beckmann, K. & von Benda-Beckmann, F. (Eds.). The Power of Law in a Transnational World: Anthropological Enquiries, 199 - 215. Berghahn Books. ISBN 978-1-84545-423-4
Whitecross, R. (2009). Migrants, Settlers and Refugees: Law and the Contestation of Citizenship in Bhutan. In von Benda-Beckmann, K. & von Benda-Beckmann, F. (Eds.). Spatializing Law: An Anthropological Geography of Law in Society, 57 - 74. Taylor & Francis (Routledge). ISBN 978-0-7456-7291-3
Macintosh, A., Robson, E., Smith, E. & Whyte, A. (2003). Electronic Democracy and Young People. Social Science Computer Review. 21(1), 43-54. doi:10.1177/0894439302238970. ISSN 0894-4393
This article examines action to address young people’s apathy to the democratic process and politics in general, by considering possibilities for using information and communi...