Publications “Figurative Framing”

The following papers have been published within my VENI project “Figurative Framing”

In Press
Renardel de Lavalette, K.Y., Steen, G.J., & Burgers, C. (in press). How to identify moral language in presidential speeches: A comparison between a social-psychological and a cognitive-linguistic approach to corpus analysis. Corpus Linguistics and Linguistic Theory. doi: 10.1515/cllt-2016-0007. [pdf, open data]

Academic papers
Burgers, C., Renardel de Lavalette, K.Y., & Steen, G.J. (2018). Metaphor, hyperbole, and irony: Uses in isolation and in combination in written discourse. Journal of Pragmatics, 127, 71-83. doi:10.1016/j.pragma.2018.01.009 [pdf]

Brugman, B.C., & Burgers, C. (2018). Political framing across disciplines: Evidence from 21st-century experiments. Research & Politics, 5(2). doi:10.1177/2053168018783370 [Link to paper, open data]

Peer-reviewed journal articles
Boeynaems, A., Burgers, C., Konijn, E.A., & Steen, G.J. (2017). The effects of metaphorical framing on political persuasion: A systematic literature review. Metaphor and Symbol, 32(2), 118-134. doi: 10.1080/10926488.2017.1297623. [pdf]

Boeynaems, A., Burgers, C., Konijn, E.A., & Steen, G.J. (2017). The impact of conventional and novel metaphors in news on issue viewpoint. International Journal of Communication, 11, 2861-2879. [pdf]

Brugman, B.C., Burgers, C., & Steen, G.J. (2017). Recategorizing political frames: A systematic review of metaphorical framing in experiments on political communication. Annals of the International Communication Association, 41(2), 181-197. doi: 10.1080/23808985.2017.1312481 [pdf]

Book chapters
Burgers, C., & Steen, G.J. (2017). Introducing a three-dimensional model of verbal irony: Irony in language, in thought, and in communication. In A. Athanasiadou & H. L. Colston (eds.). Irony in Language Use and Communication (pp. 87-108). Amsterdam: Benjamins.

Book reviews
Burgers, C. (2017). Political Metaphor Analysis: Discourse and Scenarios [book review]. Journal of Communication, 67(6), E9-E11. doi: 10.1111/jcom.12343 [pdf].

Peer-reviewed journal articles
Burgers, C. (2016). Conceptualizing change in communication through metaphor. Journal of Communication, 66(2), 250-265. doi: 10.1111/jcom.12211 [pdf]

Burgers, C., Brugman, B.C., Renardel de Lavalette, K.Y., & Steen, G.J. (2016). HIP: A method for linguistic hyperbole identification in discourse. Metaphor and Symbol, 31(3), 163-178. doi: 10.1080/10926488.2016.1187041 [pdf, supplementary materials]

Burgers, C., Konijn, E.A., & Steen, G.J. (2016). Figurative Framing: Shaping public discourse through metaphor, hyperbole and irony. Communication Theory, 26(4), 410-430. doi: 10.1111/comt.12096 [pdf]

Article for a general audience
Renardel de Lavalette, K.Y., Burgers, C., & Steen, G.J. (2016). Verzorgende ouder of strenge vader: Morele metaforen in de Amerikaanse politiek [Nurturant parent or strict father: Moral metaphors in American politics]. Tekst[blad], 22(2), 12-15. [pdf]

Peer-reviewed journal articles
Burgers, C., Beukeboom, C.J., Kelder, M., & Peeters, M.M.E. (2015). How sports fans forge intergroup competition through language: The case of verbal irony. Human Communication Research, 41(3), 435-457. doi: 10.1111/hcre.12052 [pdf]

Burgers, C., Konijn, E.A., Steen, G.J., & Iepsma, M.A.R. (2015). Making ads less complex, yet more creative and persuasive: The effects of conventional metaphors and irony in print advertising. International Journal of Advertising, 34(3), 515-532. doi: 10.1080/02650487.2014.996200 [pdf]

Reijnierse, W.G., Burgers, C., Krennmayr, T., & Steen, G.J. (2015). How viruses and beasts affect our opinions (or not): The role of extendedness in metaphorical framing. Metaphor and the Social World, 5(2), 245-263. doi: 10.1075/msw.5.2.04rei [pdf, open data]

Peer-reviewed journal articles
Steen, G.J., Reijnierse, W.G., & Burgers, C. (2014). When do natural language metaphors influence reasoning? A follow-up study to Thibodeau and Boroditsky (2013). PLoS One, 9(12), e113536. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0113536 [pdf, open data][pdf]