Dr Johann Unger

Lecturer & Academic Director

Research Overview

I am currently interested in two main research areas:

  • Language and digitally mediated politics, and particualrly political resistance
  • Language policy and the politics of language

Selected Publications Show all 23 publications

The discursive construction of the Scots language: education, politics and everyday life
Unger, J.W. 10/2013 John Benjamins. 178 p.

Rebranding the Scottish Executive: a discourse-historical analysis
Unger, J.W. 1/01/2013 In: Journal of Language and Politics. 12, 1, p. 59-79. 21 p.
Journal article

Legitimating inaction : differing identity constructions of the Scots language.
Unger, J.W. 02/2010 In: European Journal of Cultural Studies. 13, 1, p. 99-117. 19 p.
Journal article