Recent Language & Ecology articles
An ecolinguistic, scientific, and Serresian interpretation of communication:
the importance of (re)-conceptualizing language from a more ecocentric perspective.
by Keith Moser, Mississippi State University. Download
The Natural Choice? Metaphors for nature in a UK Government white paper.
by Douglas Ponton, University of Catania. Download
Environment and nature
How BP dealt with the aftermath of the 2010 Gulf of Mexico Deep Water Horizon spill:
crisis communication under the microscope.
by Richard Alexander. Download
Environmental discourse in publicdebates in poland: relativization, exclusion and acceptance.
by Magdalena Steciag. Download
Different degrees of natural: new encounters and old discourses of Amazonian original peoples.
by Francesca Zunino. Download
Acceptance and avoidance of responsibility in world leaders’ statements about climate change.
by Mai Kuha. Download
Awakening at the point of no return. by Arran Stibbe. Download
Linguistic erosion on the Chesapeake: intergenerational diachronic shifts in lexicalizations of the bay.
by Anjali Pandey. Download
Língua e meio ambiente na literatura oral em língua Tetun, Timor Leste [in Portuguese].
by Davi Borges de Albuquerque. Download
People, environment, language and meaning: values in nature and the nature of ‘values’.
by Denise Dillon. Download
Worldviews and metaphors in the human-nature relationship: an ecolinguistic exploration through the ages.
by Frans C. Verhagen. Download
A marvellous and useful new world: Constructions of American ecology in Christopher Columbus΄ Indies.
by Francesca Zunino. Download
Uncertainty about causes and effects of global warming in U.S. news coverage before and after Bali.
by Mai Kuha. Download
Bilingual – “Biecological“? The Impact of Language on Environmental Consciousness
by Olga Khryapchenkova Download
Advertising, financial discourse and magazines
Environmental discourse: power, agency, and the ‘green consumer’ by David Bland, Download
The gadgeteer: sex, self and consumerism in Stuff magazine. by Paul Slater. Download
Magic Romance: on perfume, language and the environment. by Michelle Gargan. Download
Masculinity, health and ecological destruction. by Arran Stibbe. Download
On voit grand. Très grand : language and the construction of nature across cultures.
by Rachel Williams. Download
Happiness consists of living each day as if it were the first day of your honeymoon.
by Natasha Roberts. Download
Perfecting’ People, Poisoning Planet: The language of the sunbed tanning industry.
by Hannah Spencer. Download
The hide of a rhinoceros or soft as a baby’s bottom? Ecology and the language of cosmetic advertisements.
by Anne Filbey. Download
What a Feeling: women, advertising and ecology. by Sara Peck. Download
Radiant red: the use of flattery in hair product advertisements. by Zoë Clifton. Download
It's (not) easy being green: unpacking visual rhetoric and environmental claims in car, energy and utility advertisements.
by Susan Hogben. Download
Ecology and the magic of economics. by Arran Stibbe. Download
Consumed by consumerism: the persuasive discourse of financial institutions. by Ian Grabowski. Download
An ESD Priority: Language issues that should be a central focus in teacher education and curriculum studies classes
by Chet Bowers. Download
Words and worlds: New Directions for Sustainability Literacy.
by Arran Stibbe. Download
The Language of Ecological Intelligence. by Chet Bowers. Download
On pigs, political correctness and poetic activism. by Arran Stibbe. Download
Dog as Self and Other: comparisons to canines as a practice of dehumanisation. by Alec MacLeod. Download
Extending the circle of compassion to include nonhuman animals: the use of who as seen in grammars and dictionaries.
by George Jacobs. Download
Ecologies of Translation, Translations of Ecologies: Between Ecolinguistics and Translation Studies.
by Philippe G. Lynes Download
Linguistic sustainability and language ecology. by Albert Bastardas-Boada. Download
Poem: License to dredge. by Jenni Meredith. Download
Poem: From within the darkness. by Maryse Rochette. Download
Thus spoke the Earth. by John Esposito. Download
Hip Hop and Environmental Sustainability. by Declan McDowell. Download
Haiku and Ecology. by Julia Wood. Download
Chance encounters: ecology and haiku-inspired photography. by Arran Stibbe. Download
The Janus Machine: computers, language, and the enclosure of the cultural commons. by C. A. Bowers. Download
Philosophy, language, and the titanic mind-set. by C. A. Bowers. Download
Insights into language and ecology. by various authors. Download
Sacred worldview in tribal memory: sustaining nature through cultural actions. by Mahendra K Mishra. Download
Why the George Lakoff and Mark Johnson theory of metaphor is inadequate for addressing the ecological crises.
by C.A. Bowers. Download
Inmunidad compartida ante el riesgo geológico en el estado de Colima, México [in Spanish].
by Gabriela del Carmen González. Download
The insights of Gregory Bateson on the connections between language and the ecological crisis. by C A Bowers. Download
The articles below include the full archive of the journal Language & Ecology, as well as working papers, student articles and poems related to ecolinguistics. Articles can be referenced as follows:
Author (date) Title. The Ecolinguistics Association. Available www.ecoling.net/articles
If you would like to publish an article here then please email it to the articles editor (email@example.com). Articles can be in any language, but need to be written accessibly and be clearly related to ecolinguistics.
Irrititja – The Past. Antikirrinya History from Ingomar Station and Beyond by Ingkama Bobby Brown and Petter Attila Næssan. 2012. Southport, Queensland: Keeaira Press. 64 pages. ISBN 978 0 9805942 5 6 (pbk)
review by Douglas Hudson. Download