ABSTRACT

Professor Michael Billig is one of the most significant living figures in social psychology. His work spans thirty-five years, and has at times challenged conventional social scientific thinking on a range of key topics. Billig has influenced a wide range of fields including intergroup conflict, social attitudes and ideology, rhetoric, racism, nati

chapter 2|12 pages

Billig on rhetoric

ByHERBERT W. SIMONS

chapter 3|14 pages

Rhetoric, cognition and discursive psychology

ByDEREK EDWARDS

chapter 4|14 pages

Rhetoric and argumentation

ByJOHN SHOTTER

chapter 5|14 pages

Attitudes and the words we use

ByJ. RICHARD EISER

chapter 10|15 pages

Banal occidentalism NIKOS BOZATZIS

chapter 11|14 pages

Affect and banal nationalism: a practical dialogic approach to emotion

ByMARGARET WETHERELL

chapter 12|13 pages

On music, politics and scholarship

ByCHRISTINE GRIFFIN

chapter 13|3 pages

Afterword

ByGUSTAV JAHODA