discoursology [dɪskɒrs‘ɒ́ləʤi] n. (pl. -ies) the science or other branch of knowledge aboutdiscourse. °° discoursological adj. °° discoursologist n.

discourse [‘dɪskɒrs] n. (pl. -s) 1 the sayable, thinkable, communicable. 2 verbal communication, talk, conversation. 3 a unit of text used by linguists for the analysis of linguistic phenomena that range over one sentence. 

…where historians have historiology and Régis Debray provided media researchers/philosophers with mediology, discoursology is for the discursively interested.

posts: on hegemonic discourses, on the emergence of new hegemonic projects, on the destabilization of current discourses, on news, films, cartoons, politics, speeches, theatre, newpapers and other online and offline media

particular focus: russia, northern caucasus

ideas: from berlin-based discourse observers

primary writer: felicitas macgilchrist

legalities: except where otherwise noted, content on this site is licensed under a creative commons attribution 3.0 license. since this is germany, discoursology.net has to make explicit that we are not responsible for the content of the websites to which this site links.

more legalities: no institution with which i am / we are associated is in any way responsible for the content of this site.


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