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TOC: Journal of Language & Politics 20 / 1 (2021)

Editor for this issue: Sarah Robinson <>

Date: 09-Feb-2021
From: Karin Plijnaar <>
Subject: Journal of Language & Politics Vol. 20, No. 1 (2021)
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Publisher: John Benjamins

Journal Title: Journal of Language & Politics
Volume Number: 20
Issue Number: 1
Issue Date: 2021

Subtitle: Special Issue: Discourse Theory

Main Text:

2021. vi, 195 pp.

Table of Contents


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 and Ilija Tomanić Trivundža
pp. 1–9

Politics as construction of the unthinkable
Ernesto Laclau
pp. 10–21

Moving discourse theory forward: A five-track proposal for future research
Benjamin De Cleen, Jana Goyvaerts, Nico Carpentier, Jason Glynos and Yannis Stavrakakis
pp. 22–46

Discourse, concepts, ideologies: Pausing for thought
Michael Freeden
pp. 47–61

Logics, discourse theory and methods: Advances, challenges and ways forward
Jason Glynos, David Howarth, Ryan Flitcroft, Craig Love, Konstantinos Roussos and Jimena Vazquez
pp. 62–78

The political nature of fantasy and political fantasies of nature
Jelle Hendrik Behagel and Ayşem Mert
pp. 79–94

Critical fantasy studies
Jason Glynos
pp. 95–111

Doing justice to the agential material : A reflection on a non-hierarchical repositioning of the discursive and the material
Nico Carpentier
pp. 112–128

Towards webs of equivalence and the political nomad in agonistic debate: Contributions from CDA and scales theory
Tom Bartlett and Nicolina Montesano Montessori
pp. 129–144

“Symbolic photographs” as floating and empty signifiers: Iconic transformation of news photography
Ilija Tomanić Trivundža and Andreja Vezovnik
pp. 145–161

The (discursive) limits of (left) populism
Yannis Stavrakakis
pp. 162–177

Beyond populism studies
Benjamin De Cleen and Jason Glynos
pp. 178–195

Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis

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