Discourse & Communication

(The median citation count of Discourse & Communication is 1. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-04-01 to 2024-04-01.)
Legitimating falsehood in social media: A discourse analysis of political fake news18
Institutional and news media denominations of COVID-19 and its causative virus: Between naming policies and naming politics17
Ambient affiliation, misinformation and moral panic: Negotiating social bonds in a YouTube internet hoax17
Ukrainian refugees in Polish press16
Communicative functions of emoji sequences in the context of self-presentation: A comparative study of Weibo and Twitter users13
Reflective interventionist conversation analysis13
Argumentative dynamics in representations of migrants and refugees: Evidence from the Italian press during the ‘refugee crisis’13
Constructing undesirables: A critical discourse analysis of othering of Fulani nomads in the Ghanaian news media12
Media portrayal of hackers inChina DailyandThe New York Times: A corpus-based critical discourse analysis12
Boosting nationalism through COVID-19 images: Multimodal construction of the failure of the ‘dear enemy’ with COVID-19 in the national press11
Interviewing a right-wing populist leader during the 2019 EU elections: Conflictual situations and equivocation beyond borders10
‘Nigeria is fighting Covid-419’: A multimodal critical discourse analysis of political protest in Nigerian coronavirus-related internet memes10
Audience engagement with news on Chinese social media: A discourse analysis of the People’s Daily official account on WeChat10
Semiotics of rape in Pakistan: What’s missing in the digital illustrations?9
A bibliometric study of news discourse analysis (1988‒2020)8
‘To get or not to get vaccinated against COVID-19’: Saudi women, vaccine hesitancy, and framing effects8
Understanding the ideological construction of the Gulf crisis in Arab media discourse: A critical discourse analytic study of the headlines of Al Arabiya English and Al Jazeera English8
Syrian refugees in digital news discourse: Depictions and reflections in Germany7
Autistic sociality on Twitter: Enacted affordances and affiliation strategies7
Corpus-assisted analysis of legitimation strategies in government social media communication6
How ISIS represented enemies as ineffectual in Dabiq: A multimodal critical discourse analysis6
Discursive strategies for addressing patients’ disalignment with diagnosis in online medical consultations in China5
(De)legitimizing Scottish independence on Twitter: A multimodal comparison of the main official campaigns5
Naming people on the move according to the political agenda: A study of Belgian media5
‘It all begins with a teacher’: A multimodal critical discourse analysis of Singapore’s teacher recruitment videos5
Emotion in business communication: A comparative study of attitude markers in the discourse of U.S. and mainland Chinese corporations5
Mining ideological discourse on Twitter: The case of extremism in Arabic5
Exploring the processes of emergent leadership in a netball team: Providing empirical evidence through discourse analysis5
Borrowed language and identity practices in a linguistic marketplace: A discourse analytic study of Chinese doctors’ journey online5
Romaphobia in Romanian press: The lifting of work restrictions for Romanian migrants in the European Union4
Biodiversity communication at the UN Summit 2020: Blending business and nature4
Appealing to the senses: Approaching, sensing, and interacting at the market’s stall4
Constructing young citizens’ deontic authority in participatory democracy meetings4
A comparative analysis of the U.S. and China’s mainstream news media framing of coping strategies and emotions in the reporting of COVID-19 outbreak on social media4
Political irony as self-censorship practice? Examining dissidents’ use of Weibo in the 2017 Hong Kong Chief Executive Election4
Building a global community of health for all: A positive discourse analysis of COVID-19 discourse4
Online disagreement in WhatsApp groups: A comparative study of Spanish family members and work colleagues3
Mock News: On the discourse of mocking in U.S. televised political discussions3
Managing higher education and neoliberal marketing discourses on Why Choose webpages for international students on Australian and British university websites3
A comparative investigation of metadiscursive clarifying devices in the abortion discourse of the U.S. Supreme Court3
‘Versailles literature’ on WeChat Moments – humblebragging with digital technologies3
Legitimation strategies in discourse surrounding Sino-American trade friction: A case study of Chinese government white papers3
(Mis)communication through stickers in online group discussions: A multiple-case study3
Social media and journalistic discourse analysis: 2019 Venezuelan presidential crisis3
The accountability of assessments in news interviews3
Cooperation and demotion: A corpus-based critical discourse analysis of Aboriginal people(s) in Australian print news2
Transcultural brand communication: Disneyland’s social media posts from USA to Hong Kong and Shanghai2
Alcoholic herbal sex drinks and the construction of masculinities in Nigeria2
Victims’ voice and representation in the Colombian press: ‘Dead of a Lesser God’2
Special issue: The human touch – Analyzing online and offline shopping2
Relationship initiation and formation in post-match Tinder chat conversations2
In government microblogs we trust: Doing trust work in Chinese government microblogs during COVID-192
‘Repetition without change?’: A critical discourse analysis of selected ZANU-PF advertisements for the July 2013 and July 2018 elections2
Multimodal intertextuality and persuasion in advertising discourse2
The same but different: A social semiotic analysis of website interactivity as discourse2
Manipulative use of political headlines in western and Russian online sources2
The putative addressee in the persuasion of diplomatic discourse: China’s communication efforts through South African English-language newspapers2
How sajiao (playing cute) wins forgiveness: The effectiveness of emojis in rebuilding trust through apology2
Discouraging climate action through implicit argumentation: An analysis of linguistic polyphony in the Summary for Policymakers by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change2
Visibility and meaningful recognition for First Peoples: A critical discourse studies approach to communication, culture and conflict intersections in seeking social justice2
Influencing education in New Zealand through business think tank advocacy: Creating discourses of deficit2
News packaging during a pandemic: A computational analysis of news diffusion via Facebook2
The spatial organization of hybrid Scrum meetings: A multimodal conversation analysis study2
‘I’m actually shocked of how rude you are!’ Communication challenges in webchat-based customer service2
Functionalization and informalization in the design of an online fashion shop2
Branding devices in place: Neoliberal academic event posters in a Hong Kong university1
A corpus-assisted discourse analysis of the representation of Syrian refugees in Canadian newspapers1
Discursive dynamics and local contexts on Twitter: The refugee crisis in Europe1
When feminists became ‘extremists’: A corpus-based study of representations of feminism on Weibo1
‘Help us better understand our changing climate’: Exploring the discourse of Citizen Science1
An analysis of media discourse on genetically modified rice in China1
Twitter-based analysis of anti-refugee discourses in Türkiye1
How cosmetic apps fragmentise and metricise the female face: A multimodal critical discourse analysis1
#Stand with women in Afghanistan: Civic participation, symbolism, and morality in political activism on Twitter1
The sociality of minimizing involvement in self-service shops in Denmark: Customers’ multi-modal practices of being, getting, and staying out of the way1
Journalistic evaluation in financial news1
A critical discourse analysis of Al Jazeera’s online coverage of the war in Yemen before and after the 5 June 2017 Gulf crisis1
Term circulation and conceptual instability in the mediation of science: Binary framing of the notions of biological versus chemical pesticides1
Question design and the construction of populist stances in political news interviews1
Resisting corruption in the Nigerian legislature: A critical discourse analysis of news and opinion articles on legislators’ salaries1
Somewhere to turn to: Signposting in service provision1
Chinese media representations of tongzhi (2009–2019)1
The voice of the work to be made: Abductive communication and creativity1
‘Enough is enough: this cycle of violence has to come to an end’: Practical reasoning in the editorials during the extradition bill crisis of Hong Kong1
The discursive construction of organizational legitimacy in higher education: Multimodal discourse analysis on Chinese business schools1
Multimodal signals of high commitment in expert-to-expert contexts1
Resisting anti-democratic values with misogynistic abuse against a Chilean right-wing politician on Twitter: The #CamilaPeluche incident1
A CiteSpace-based analysis of the application of Critical Discourse Analysis in news discourse1
Russia’s strategic communication during the Ukraine crisis (2013–2014): Victims, hypocrites, and radicals1
Nationalistic voices from Chinese elites at the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting in China1