Healthcare Representations

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A corpus-based study of representations of social care during the 2019 UK General Election campaign

Carmen Dayrell & Elena Semino Lancaster University

c.dayrell@lancaster.ac.uk
@carmendayrell
https://www.lancaster.ac.uk/people-profiles/carmen-dayrell

e.semino@lancaster.ac.uk
@elenasemino
https://www.lancaster.ac.uk/linguistics/about/people/Elena-Semino

[long paper]

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A genuine fantasy? Comparing distinctive language used to represent people with schizophrenia in the UK tabloid and broadsheet press ★

James Balfour Lancaster University

[long paper]

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Army Deserters or Fat Kids?: A Corpus-assisted Critical Metaphor Analysis of Obesity News in Chinese Official Media ★

Xiang Huang Universitat Pompeu Fabra

xiang.huang01@estudiant.upf.edu

[long paper]

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Dementia in the media: a corpus and multimodal analysis of how dementia is represented by non-profits and newspapers in Britain. ★

Emma PutlandUniversity of Nottingham

emma.putland@nottingham.ac.uk
@Emma_Putland
https://www.midlands4cities.ac.uk/student_profile/emma-putland/

[short paper]

Examining the use of reported speech in the PrEPUK corpus ★

Luke CollinsLancaster University

l.collins3@lancaster.ac.uk
@LukeCCollins

[long paper]

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Health, Diaries, and Digital Technologies ★

Justyna Robinson & Rhys Sandow University of Sussex

[short paper]

‘Social workers dismissed concerns’: A corpus-assisted discourse study of the portrayal of a profession in UK newspapers

Maria LeedhamOpen University

maria.leedham@open.ac.uk
@marialeedham
@ouwisp

http://www.open.ac.uk/people/mel245
http://www.writinginsocialwork.com/

[long paper]