Yıl 2019, Cilt , Sayı , Sayfalar 1 - 21 2019-01-31

Discourse Analysis: Strengths and Shortcomings

Senem Aydın-Düzgit [1] , Bahar Rumelili [2]

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Discourse analysis is a much-favoured textual analysis method among constructivist and critically minded International Relations scholars interested in the impact of identity, meaning, and discourse on world politics. The aim of this article is to guide students of Turkish IR in their choice and use of this method. Written by two Turkish IR scholars who have employed discourse analysis in their past and present research, this article also includes a personal reflection on its strengths and shortcomings. The first section of the article presents an overview of the conceptual and epistemological underpinnings of discourse analysis, while charting the evolution of discourse analysis in IR since the late 1980s in three phases. The second section offers insight into the personal history of the researchers in employing discourse analysis in their previous and ongoing research, while the third section provides a how-to manual by performing discourse analysis of an actual text. The concluding section focuses on the challenges faced in the conduct of discourse analysis and the potential ways to overcome them, also drawing from the researchers’ own experiences in the field. 

Discourse analysis, international relations, qualitative methods, constructivism, critical discourse analysis
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Bibtex @araştırma makalesi { allazimuth477300, journal = {All Azimuth: A Journal of Foreign Policy and Peace}, issn = {2146-7757}, address = {Center for Foreign Policy and Peace Research, İhsan Doğramacı Peace Foundation}, year = {2019}, volume = {}, pages = {1 - 21}, doi = {10.20991/allazimuth.477300}, title = {Discourse Analysis: Strengths and Shortcomings}, key = {cite}, author = {Aydın-Düzgit, Senem and Rumelili, Bahar} }
APA Aydın-Düzgit, S , Rumelili, B . (2019). Discourse Analysis: Strengths and Shortcomings. All Azimuth: A Journal of Foreign Policy and Peace, (), 1-21. DOI: 10.20991/allazimuth.477300
MLA Aydın-Düzgit, S , Rumelili, B . "Discourse Analysis: Strengths and Shortcomings". All Azimuth: A Journal of Foreign Policy and Peace (2019): 1-21 <http://dergipark.gov.tr/allazimuth/issue/42171/477300>
Chicago Aydın-Düzgit, S , Rumelili, B . "Discourse Analysis: Strengths and Shortcomings". All Azimuth: A Journal of Foreign Policy and Peace (2019): 1-21
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