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Name: Costas  Gabrielatos
Institution: Edge Hill University
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State and/or Country: United Kingdom   
Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Discourse Analysis
Language Documentation
Linguistic Theories
Text/Corpus Linguistics
Specialty: Modality, Conditionals, Corpus-based Discourse Studies
Subject Language(s): English
Selected Publications: Baker, P., Gabrielatos, C. & McEnery, T. (2013). Discourse Analysis and Media Attitudes: The representation of Islam in the British press. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Baker, P., Gabrielatos, C. & McEnery, T. (2013). Sketching Muslims: A corpus-driven analysis of representation around the word “Muslim” in the British press, 1998-2009. Applied Linguistics, 34(3), 255–278.

Gabrielatos, C. (2013). If-conditionals in ICLE and the BNC: A success story for teaching or learning? In S. Granger, G. Gilquin & F. Meunier (eds.)Twenty Years of Learner Corpus Research: Looking back, moving ahead (pp. 155-166). Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium: Presses Universitaires de Louvain.

Gabrielatos, C., McEnery, T., Diggle, P. & Baker, P. (2012). The peaks and troughs of corpus-based contextual analysis. International Journal of Corpus Linguistics, 37(2), 151-175.

Torgersen, E., Gabrielatos, C., Hoffmann, S. & Fox, S. (2011). A corpus-based study of pragmatic markers in London English. Corpus Linguistics and Linguistic Theory, 7(1), 93-118.

Gabrielatos, C., Torgersen, E., Hoffmann, S. & Fox, S. (2010). A corpus-based sociolinguistic study of indefinite article forms in London English. Journal of English Linguistics, 38(4), 297-334.

Baker, P., Gabrielatos C., Khosravinik, M., Krzyzanowski, M., McEnery, T. & Wodak, R. (2008). A useful methodological synergy? Combining critical discourse analysis and corpus linguistics to examine discourses of refugees and asylum seekers in the UK press. Discourse & Society, 19(3), 273-305. [Also translated in Spanish ]

Gabrielatos, C. & Baker, P. (2008). Fleeing, sneaking, flooding: A corpus analysis of discursive constructions of refugees and asylum seekers in the UK Press 1996-2005. Journal of English Linguistics, 36(1), 5-38.

Gabrielatos, C. (2007). Selecting query terms to build a specialised corpus from a restricted-access database. ICAME Journal, 31, 5-43.

Gabrielatos, C. (2007). If-conditionals as modal colligations: A corpus-based investigation. In M. Davies, P. Rayson, S. Hunston & P. Danielsson(eds.), Proceedings of the Corpus Linguistics Conference: Corpus Linguistics 2007. Birmingham: University of Birmingham.

Gabrielatos, C., Slessor, R. & Unger, J.W. (eds.) (2007). Papers from the Lancaster University Postgraduate Conference in Linguistics and Language Teaching. Volume 1: Papers from LAEL-PG 2006. Lancaster: Lancaster University.

Gabrielatos, C. & Sarmento, S. (2006). Central modals in an aviation corpus: Frequency and distribution. Letras de Hoje, 41(2), 215-240.
McEnery, T. & Gabrielatos, C. (2006). English corpus linguistics. In B. Aarts & A. McMahon (eds.), The Handbook of English Linguistics (pp. 33-71).Oxford: Blackwell. [Book details]

Gabrielatos, C. & McEnery, T. (2005). Epistemic modality in MA dissertations. In P.A.Fuertes Olivera (ed.), Lengua y Sociedad: Investigacionesrecientes en lingüística aplicada. Lingüística y Filología no. 61. (pp. 311-331). Valladolid: Universidad de Valladolid.

Gabrielatos, C. (2005). Corpora and language teaching: Just a fling, or wedding bells? TESL-EJ 8(4), A1, 1-37.

Gabrielatos, C. (2002). Inference: Procedures and implications for ELT. In R.P. Millrood (ed.), Research Methodology: Discourse in teaching a foreign Language (pp. 30-52). Tambov, Russia: Tambov University Press.
Courses Taught: Corpus Linguistics
English Grammar
Discourse Analysis
Academic Paper Abstract: Fleeing, Sneaking, Flooding: A corpus analysis of discursive constructions of refugees and asylum seekers in the UK Press 1996-2005

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