On the Horizon: Volume 23 Issue 3

Subject:

Table of contents - Special Issue: Language and economics

Guest Editors: Dr Tanweer Ali

Using great works of literature in an interdisciplinary, political economy framework

Andrew Mearman, Steve G. Snow

– The purpose of this paper is to contribute to the effectiveness of teaching in economics.

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A review of “Devenir Soi” by Jacques Attali: through the lenses of liberalism and Buddhism

Marc Pilkington

The purpose of this paper is to reinterpret Attali’s worldview through the lenses of liberalism and Buddhism by mobilizing the relevant literature, beyond the mere book review…

Ideographic use of economic terms

Rojhat Berdan Avsar

The purpose of this paper is to challenge the claim that economics is of neutral value and unveil common value judgments underlying the standard policy positions in economics…

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Eating words: a discourse historical analysis of the public debate over India’s 2013 National Food Security Act

Ashok Kotwal, Kate Power

This paper aims to provide a situated critical discourse analysis of the public debate around India’s 2013 National Food Security Act (NFSA), describing its rhetorical…

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The discursive construction of the recent European economic crisis in two political magazines

Bessie Mitsikopoulou, Christina Lykou

Acknowledging the important role of the media in shaping a European public sphere, the purpose of this paper is to explore how the recent economic crisis is discursively construed…

Two sides of the same coin: matter and embodiment in metaphors of money

Evi Sifaki, Annabelle Mooney

The purpose of this paper is to document the conceptual metaphors (Lakoff and Johnson, 2003) found in the talk of Greek and Australian adults to describe how people think about…

A communicative efficiency and effectiveness model for using metaphor and metonymy in financial news reporting

Michael O'Mara-Shimek

– The purpose of this paper is to propose a model to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of metaphor when used in financial news media reporting.

Crisis management policy. How discourses shape academic-political actors

Jens Maesse

The purpose of this paper is to contribute to a discourse analytical understanding of the political economy. The term “crisis” is an important label in recent discussion in…

Markets as “ultimate judges” of economic policies: Angela Merkel’s discourse profile during the economic crisis and the European crisis policies

Stephan Pühringer

The purpose of this paper is to offer an explanation of the predominance of austerity policies in Europe based on distinct crisis narratives and their underlying market metaphors…

Economic thought in the 17th and 18th centuries: a linguistic approach

Iara Vigo de Lima

The purpose of this paper is to analyse Michel Foucault’s new epistemological model regarding an analogy between the theory of language and economic thought in the seventeenth and…

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Cover of On the Horizon

ISSN:

1074-8121

Online date, start – end:

2000

Copyright Holder:

Emerald Publishing Limited

Open Access:

hybrid

Editor:

  • John Moravec