08/05/2015
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Roland Bleiker: Aesthetics and World Politics

Roland Bleiker is Professor of International Relations at the University of Queensland. He grew up in Zürich, Switzerland, where he was educated and worked as a lawyer. He then studied international relations in Paris, Toronto, Vancouver and Canberra. Professor Bleiker … Continue reading

17/12/2013
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Andreas Behnke: NATO’s Security Discourse after the Cold War – Representing the West

Andreas Behnke is Lecturer in Political Theory at the Department of Politics and IR at the University of Reading. He obtained his MSc and his doctorate from Stockholm University. His current research projects include visuality as epistemology, the global politics … Continue reading

13/10/2013
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Arthur Asa Berger: Theorizing Tourism – Analyzing Iconic Destinations

Arthur Asa Berger is Professor Emeritus of Broadcast and Electronic Communication at San Francisco State University, where he taught from 1965 to 2003. He has published more than 100 articles and close to 70 books on media, popular culture, humor … Continue reading

23/06/2013
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Jonathan Charteris-Black: Analysing Political Speeches – Rhetoric, Discourse and Metaphor

Jonathan Charteris-Black is Professor of Linguistics at the University of the West of England, where he has developed a range of new courses relating to Critical Discourse Analysis and Metaphor. He obtained his PhD at the University of Birmingham and … Continue reading

23/06/2013
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Jonathan Charteris-Black: Politicians and Rhetoric – The Persuasive Power of Metaphor

Jonathan Charteris-Black is Professor of Linguistics at the University of the West of England, where he has developed a range of new courses relating to Critical Discourse Analysis and Metaphor. He obtained his PhD at the University of Birmingham and … Continue reading

23/03/2013
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Nazli Choucri: CyberPolitics in International Relations

Nazli Choucri is Professor of Political Science, and serves as Associate Director of MIT’s Technology and Development Program (TDP). She is the architect and Director of the Global System for Sustainable Development (GSSD), a multi-lingual web-based knowledge networking system focusing on … Continue reading

16/03/2013
by Leonhardt van Efferink
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Arthur Asa Berger: Understanding American Icons – An Introduction to Semiotics

Arthur Asa Berger is Professor Emeritus of Broadcast and Electronic Communication at San Francisco State University, where he taught from 1965 to 2003. He has published more than 100 articles and close to 70 books on media, popular culture, humor … Continue reading