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Lancaster University Research

Here you can find out more about Lancaster’s world-class research activities, view details of publications, outputs and awards and make contact with our researchers.

Lancaster is a high quality, research intensive university which is committed to pursuing international research at the highest level.

Latest publications

  1. A gap theorem for the ZL-amenability constant of a finite group

    Choi, Y. expected in 2016 In : International Journal of Group Theory. 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  2. Stock-return volatility and daily equity trading by investor groups in Korea

    Umutlu, M. & Shackleton, M. 1/09/2015 In : Pacific-Basin Finance Journal. 34, p. 43-70 28 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  3. Efficient learning of image super-resolution and compression artifact removal with semi-local Gaussian processes

    Kwon, Y., Kim, K. I., Tompkin, J., Kim, J. H. & Theobalt, C. 1/09/2015 In : IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence. 37, 9, p. 1792-1805 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  4. Palliative Medicine journal: What have we done, where should we be going and why?

    Walshe, C. 09/2015 In : Palliative Medicine. 29, 8, p. 673-674 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  5. New product development in emerging economies: innovation in reverse from China

    Corsi, S., Di Minin, A. & Piccaluga, A. 09/2015 The handbook of global science, technology, and innovation. Archibugi, D. & Filippetti, A. (eds.). Chichester: Wiley Blackwell, p. 232-248 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/ProceedingsChapter

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Recently added publications

  1. Face attack in Italian politics: Beppe Grillo’s insulting epithets for other politicians

    Bortoluzzi, M. & Semino, E. expected in 2016 In : Journal of Language Aggression and Conflict. 4

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

    My research interests include:

    My research interests are in stylistics, metaphor theory and analysis, and the medical humanities/health communication. I often combine qualitative analysis with corpus linguistic methods.

    Stylistics: cognitive stylistics; corpus stylistics; mind style in fiction.

    Metaphor theory and analysis: metaphor in literature, politics, science, health communication, end-of-life care; metaphor and embodied simulation; corpus approaches to the study of metaphor.

    Medical humanities/health communication: representations of autism and mental illness in fictional and non-fictional narratives; (figurative) language, creativity and chronic pain.

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