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Dr Gavin Brookes

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  1. Published

    The Language of Patient Feedback: A Corpus Linguistic Study of Online Health Communication

    Baker, P., Brookes, G. & Evans, C., 2019, London and New York: Routledge. 246 p. (Routledge Applied Corpus Linguistics)

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  2. Published

    Changing frames of obesity in the UK press 2008–2017

    Baker, P., Brookes, G., Atanasova, D. & Flint, S., 1/11/2020, In: Social Science and Medicine. 264, 9 p., 113403.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  3. Forthcoming

    Lovely nurses, rude receptionists, and patronising doctors: Determining the impact of gender stereotyping on patient feedback

    Baker, P. & Brookes, G., 27/04/2021, (Accepted/In press) The Routledge Handbook of Language, Gender, and Sexuality. Angouri, J. & Baxter, J. (eds.). London and New York: Routledge, p. 559-571 13 p. (Routledge Handbooks).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  4. Published

    Peddling a semiotics of fear: a critical examination of scare tactics and commercial strategies in public health promotion

    Brookes, G. & Harvey, K., 2015, In: Social Semiotics. 25, 1, p. 57-80 24 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  5. Published

    Opening up the NHS to market: using multimodal critical discourse analysis to examine the ongoing corporatisation of health care communication

    Brookes, G. & Harvey, K., 2016, In: Journal of Language and Politics. 15, 3, p. 288-302

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  6. Published

    Review of Partington, A., Duguid, A. & Taylor, C. (2013) Patterns and Meanings in Discourse: Theory and Practice in Corpus-assisted Discourse Studies (CADS)

    Brookes, G., 2014, In: International Journal of Corpus Linguistics. 19, 2, p. 292-300 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article reviewpeer-review

  7. Published

    Book Review: Multimodal Epistemologies: Towards an Integrated Framework

    Brookes, G., 1/02/2017, In: Visual Communication. 16, 1, p. 139-143

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article reviewpeer-review

  8. Published

    Examining the discourse of mental illness in a corpus of online advice-seeking messages

    Brookes, G. & Harvey, K., 22/12/2016, Talking at work: corpus-based explorations of workplace discourse. Pickering, L., Friginal, E. & Staples, S. (eds.). Basingstoke: Palgrave, p. 209-234 (Communicating in Professions and Organizations).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  9. Published

    Corpus linguistics

    Brookes, G. & Harvey, K., 2016, Knowing about language: linguistics and the secondary English classroom. Giovanelli, M. & Clayton, D. (eds.). London: Routledge, p. 125-136

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  10. Published

    Just plain Wronga? a multimodal critical analysis of online payday loan discourse

    Brookes, G. & Harvey, K., 2017, In: Critical Discourse Studies. 14, 2, p. 167-187 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  11. Published

    What does patient feedback reveal about the NHS? a mixed methods study of comments posted to the NHS Choices online service

    Brookes, G. & Baker, J. P., 1/04/2017, In: BMJ Open. 7, 4, 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  12. Published

    “Our biggest killer”: multimodal discourse representations of dementia in the British press

    Brookes, G., Harvey, K., Chadborn, N. & Dening, T., 2018, In: Social Semiotics. 28, 3, p. 371-395 25 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  13. Published

    The utility of topic modelling for discourse studies

    Brookes, G. & McEnery, A. M., 1/01/2019, In: Discourse Studies. 21, 1, p. 3-21 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  14. Published

    How to interpret large volumes of patient feedback: methods from computer-assisted linguistics

    Brookes, G. & McEnery, A. M., 06/2017, In: Social Research Practice. 4, 1, p. 2-13 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  15. Published

    ‘Off to the best start’? A multimodal critique of breast and formula feeding health promotional discourse

    Brookes, G., Harvey, K. & Mullany, L., 20/12/2016, In: Gender and Language. 10, 3, p. 340-363 24 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  16. Published

    From corpus to clinic: health communication research and the impact agenda

    Brookes, G., Harvey, K. & Mullany, L., 2018, Applying Linguistics: Language and the Impact Agenda. McIntyre, D. & Price, H. (eds.). London: Routledge, p. 99-111

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  17. Published

    The discourse of alternative credit: a multimodal critical examination of the Cash Converters mobile app

    Brookes, G. & Harvey, K., 2017, The Language of Money and Debt: a multidisciplinary approach. Mooney, A. & Sifaki, E. (eds.). Basingstoke: Palgrave, p. 233-256 24 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  18. Published

    Insulin restriction, medicalisation and the Internet: A corpus-assisted study of diabulimia discourse in online support groups

    Brookes, G., 1/09/2018, In: Communication & Medicine. 15, 1, p. 14–27 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  19. Published

    Corpus linguistics for indexing

    Brookes, G. & McEnery, A., 1/06/2019, In: The Indexer: The International Journal of Indexing. 37, 2, p. 105-124 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  20. Published

    From burden to threat: A diachronic study of language ideology and migrant representation in the British press

    Brookes, G. & Wright, D., 8/04/2020, Corpora and the Changing Society: Studies in the Evolution of English. Rautionaho, P., Nurmi, A. & Klemola, J. (eds.). Amsterdam: John Benjamins, p. 113–140 28 p. (Studies in Corpus Linguistics ; vol. 96).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  21. Published

    Zooming Out and Zooming In: Using corpus linguistics to study language in healthcare settings

    Brookes, G., 1/10/2017, In: EALTHY: European Association of Language Teachers for Healthcare. 5, p. 8-9 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  22. Published

    Correlation, collocation and cohesion: A corpus-based critical analysis of violent jihadist discourse

    Brookes, G. & McEnery, A., 1/07/2020, In: Discourse and Society. 31, 4, p. 351-373 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  23. Published

    Corpus linguistics in illness and healthcare contexts: a case study of diabulimia support groups

    Brookes, G., 18/02/2020, Applying linguistics in illness and healthcare contexts. Demjén, Z. (ed.). London: Bloomsbury, p. 44-72 29 p. (Contemporary Studies in Linguistics).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  24. Published

    Corpus linguistics

    Brookes, G. & McEnery, A., 2020, The Routledge Handbook of English Language and Digital Humanities. Adolphs, S. & Knight, D. (eds.). Routledge

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  25. Published

    Book Review: Laura L Paterson and Ian N Gregory, Representations of Poverty and Place: Using Geographical Text Analysis to Understand Discourse

    Brookes, G., 1/04/2020, In: Discourse and Communication. 14, 2, p. 222-225 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

  26. E-pub ahead of print

    Fear and responsibility: Discourses of obesity and risk in the UK press

    Brookes, G. & Baker, P., 5/01/2021, In: Journal of Risk Research. 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  27. E-pub ahead of print

    Review of: Constructions of migrant integration in British public discourse: becoming British

    Brookes, G., 7/01/2021, In: Critical Discourse Studies.

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

  28. Forthcoming

    Analysing Health Communication: Discourse Approaches

    Brookes, G. (ed.) & Hunt, D. (ed.), 16/06/2021, (Accepted/In press) London: Palgrave Macmillan. 361 p.

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  29. Published

    Discourse and Health Communication

    Brookes, G. & Hunt, D., 16/06/2021, Analysing Health Communication: Discourse Approaches. Brookes, G. & Hunt, D. (eds.). London: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 1-17 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  30. Published

    Multimodality: Examining Visual Representations of Dementia in Public Health Discourse

    Brookes, G., Putland, E. & Harvey, K., 16/06/2021, Analysing Health Communication: Discourse Approaches. Brookes, G. & Hunt, D. (eds.). London: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 241-269 29 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  31. Published

    Gendered discourses of obesity: A corpus-based study of the British Press

    Brookes, G., 16/05/2021, p. 26-28. 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conference - Without ISBN/ISSN Abstractpeer-review

  32. E-pub ahead of print

    ‘Lose weight, save the NHS’: Discourses of obesity in press coverage of COVID-19

    Brookes, G., 26/05/2021, In: Critical Discourse Studies.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  33. E-pub ahead of print

    Empowering people to make healthier choices: A critical discourse analysis of the Tackling Obesity policy

    Brookes, G., 30/06/2021, In: Qualitative Health Research.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  34. Forthcoming

    Narrative evaluation in patient feedback: A study of online comments about UK healthcare services

    Brookes, G., McEnery, A., McGlashan, M., Smith, G. & Wilkinson, M., 21/07/2021, (Accepted/In press) In: Narrative Inquiry.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  35. Forthcoming

    ‘You said, we did’: A corpus-based analysis of marketising discourse in healthcare websites

    Chałupnik, M. & Brookes, G., 20/07/2021, (Accepted/In press) In: Text and Talk.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  36. Forthcoming

    Multiple Correspondence Analysis, Newspaper Discourse and Subregister: A Case Study of Discourses of Islam in the British Press

    Clarke, I., McEnery, A. & Brookes, G., 2/04/2021, (Accepted/In press) In: Register Studies.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  37. Published

    Looking through dementia: what do commercial stock images tell us about aging and cognitive decline?

    Harvey, K. & Brookes, G., 1/07/2019, In: Qualitative Health Research. 29, 7, p. 987-1003 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  38. Published

    Corpus, Discourse and Mental Health

    Hunt, D. & Brookes, G., 28/05/2020, London: Bloomsbury. 288 p. (Corpus and Discourse)

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  39. Published

    Linguistic Approaches

    Lampropoulou, S., Koleva, K., Harvey, K. & Brookes, G., 1/11/2019, Reading and Mental Health. Billington, J. (ed.). London: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 241-263 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  40. Published

    Linguistic Analysis of Online Communication About a Novel Persecutory Belief System (Gangstalking): Mixed Methods Study

    Lustig, A., Brookes, G. & Hunt, D., 5/03/2021, In: Journal of Medical Internet Research. 23, 3, 10 p., e25722.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  41. Forthcoming

    Social Semiotics of Gangstalking Evidence Videos on YouTube: Multimodal Discourse Analysis of a Novel Persecutory Belief System

    Lustig, A., Brookes, G. & Hunt, D., 27/09/2021, (Accepted/In press) In: Journal of Medical Internet Research.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

  42. Forthcoming

    Corpus Linguistics Across the Generations: Remembering Geoffrey Leech

    McEnery, A. & Brookes, G., 17/09/2021, (Accepted/In press) In: Text and Talk.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  43. Published

    ‘This is England, speak English!’: A corpus-assisted critical study of language ideologies in the right-leaning British press

    Wright, D. & Brookes, G., 2019, In: Critical Discourse Studies. 16, 1, p. 56-83 28 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articlepeer-review

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