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Dr Michael Farrelly

Lecturer in English Language

Faculty and Department

  • Faculty of Arts Cultures and Education
  • School of Histories Languages and Cultures

Summary

Dr Michael Farrelly is an English language lecturer and a critical discourse analyst with a strong research interest in cultural political economy.

He is currently working on the research and analysis of discourses of democracy, the economic crisis and of public policy on non-fossil sources of energy.

Dr Farrelly took his PhD, on discourse in local democracy, at Lancaster under the supervision of Professor Norman Fairclough, Professor Greg Myers and Professor Ruth Wodak.

He has applied a critical discourse analytic approach to numerous research projects at the University of Liverpool, the University of Birmingham, the Open University and at Lancaster University, as well as at Hull.

Book

Discourse and democracy: critical analysis of the language of government

Farrelly, M. (2015). Discourse and democracy: critical analysis of the language of government. Taylor & Francis (Routledge)

Book Chapter

Democratisation

Seoane, E., & Farrelly, M. (2012). Democratisation. The Oxford handbook of the history of English, 392 - 401. Oxford University Press

Journal Article

Authors' response: ‘What can a participatory approach to evaluation contribute to the field of integrated care"’

Eyre, L., Farrelly, M., & Marshall, M. (2018). Authors' response: ‘What can a participatory approach to evaluation contribute to the field of integrated care?’. BMJ Quality and Safety, 27(1), 92-92. doi:10.1136/bmjqs-2017-006627

What can a participatory approach to evaluation contribute to the field of integrated care"

Eyre, L., Farrelly, M., & Marshall, M. (2017). What can a participatory approach to evaluation contribute to the field of integrated care?. BMJ Quality and Safety, 26(7), 588-594. https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjqs-2016-005777

Book review: Ralph Fevre, Individualism and inequality: the future of work and politics

Farrelly, M. (2017). Book review: Ralph Fevre, Individualism and inequality: the future of work and politics. Critical Policy Studies, 11(2), 0-0. https://doi.org/10.1080/19460171.2017.1329780

Project

Funder

Grant

Started

Status

Project

Evolving a Circular Plastics Economy

Funder

EPSRC Engineering & Physical Sciences Research Council

Grant

£904,838.00

Started

1 January 2019

Status

Ongoing

Postgraduate supervision

Dr Farrelly is keen to supervise PhD research which applies critical discourse analysis (CDA) and / or cultural political economy (CPE) to issues of political, social, environmental, and economic justice.

Current PhD supervisions

- Muhammad Imran Khan, Analysing Cohesion in English