Первый слайд презентации: TRANSFORMATION of POLITICAL DISCOURSE in POST-SOVIET RUSSIA
Eugene O. Negrov St. Petersburg State University
Слайд 2: The structure and content of training. Distribution of hours for topics and sections of the discipline
Notions of discourse, political discourse and official political discourse, their backbone signs of research of discourse analysis - 10 Methods and areas of research of political discourse analysis - 12 Russian historic political discourse - 6 Soviet political discourse - 10 State of modern Russian political discourse - 10 Causes and analysis of transformation of political discourse in Post-Soviet Russia - 14 Vertical transformation of political discourse in modern Russia - 8 Horizontal transformation of political discourse in modern Russia - 16 Further development of political discourse in modern Russia – 14 Total 100
Слайд 3: Notions of discourse, political discourse and official political discourse, their backbone signs
Difference between the concepts of political discourse, political language, political text, political speech, political communication. Interdisciplinarity of the concept of discourse. Three generations of theories of discourse of J. Torfing. Distinguishing features of official political discourse. Signs of political discourse (semantic ambiguity, phantom, fideism, esoteric, distancing, authoritarianism, theatricality and dynamism). Content and scope of political discourse. The specificity of institutional and informative political discourse. The role of the media factor. Basic concepts of political discourse (cultural and linguistic concepts of "power" and "politician").
Слайд 4: Methods and areas of research of political discourse analysis
Philological direction (linguistic stylistics, conceptual direction, semantics, the study of metaphorical apparatus, logic-linguistics, argumentation), critical discourse analysis (CDA), the theory of speech influence. Interdisciplinary research direction of political discourse: a method of modeling of political and negotiation processes, discursive psychology, motivational analysis, cognitive mapping, operational code, role analysis, narrative analysis, content analysis, intent analysis, event analysis. Discourse and power. CDA and the role of discourse in support of stability, retention or seizure of power, in the reproduction of inequality (gender, ethnic, group). Features of critical studies in different countries (Austria, Great Britain, Latin America, USA, France). Ideology as the basis of social representations and practices of group members. Structures of ideologies. Social and political context. Language as an instrument of social power (functions of language, nomination as a political phenomenon, political correctness). Propaganda.
Слайд 5: Russian historic political discourse Soviet political discourse
Russian historic political discourse Place of the Russian political discourse among major political discourses. Differences of political culture (dichotomy oral/written). Historical peculiarity of the Russian political discourse, its religious background. Formation of the Moscow State, The Empire period. Soviet political discourse Features of the Soviet political discourse. Strategic elimination of agentivity as one of the main features of the Soviet political discourse. "Carded language". The ratio of official and protective discourses in the Soviet period. "Aesopian language" Euphemism as one of the main methods. Dialectical relationship of Soviet and modern political discourse.
Слайд 6: State of modern Russian political discourse Causes and analysis of transformation of political discourse in Post-Soviet Russia
State of modern Russian political discourse State of the Russian political discourse, its continual development. Periodization of political discourse in modern political history. Activation of social and political discussion, main political discourses of modern Russia. Causes and analysis of transformation of political discourse in Post-Soviet Russia State of the Russian political discourse after the collapse of the USSR. Economic and political conditions of its development, the role of political culture and organization of political communication in this process. Periodization of transformation processes in the 1990-s and 2000-s.
Слайд 7: Vertical transformation of political discourse in modern Russia Horizontal transformation of political discourse in modern Russia
Principles of vertical transformation of political discourse. Chain of translation of major intentions of official political discourse from the senders of the highest level to the lowest one. Concepts of NDML (nomenclature of decision-making level), NDEL (nomenclature of decision execution level) and ESM (electorally significant majority) as the main subjects of vertical transformation of the political discourse. Principles of horizontal transformation of political discourse. Chronological principle of such a transformation. Principles of determination of conceptual variables at the analysis of the horizontal transformation. Examples of such a transformation in historical experience and the current political process.
Слайд 8: Further development of political discourse in modern Russia
Causes and analysis of activation of social and political processes in modern Russia. Variants of development of political discourse in the short, medium and long term. Ratio of official, protective, opposition and marginal political discourses in modern Russia.
Последний слайд презентации: TRANSFORMATION of POLITICAL DISCOURSE in POST-SOVIET RUSSIA: Approximate topics of essays
Origins of discourse analysis Main foreign directions of discourse analysis Founders of the Russian political linguistics Modern native schools of discourse study Three generations of discourse analysis and modernity Concept of official political discourse Concept of protective, opposition and marginal political discourses Historic political discourses (ancient, medieval, Renaissance, Modern Times, etc.) Political discourse as a system Genres of modern political discourse Key concepts of modern political discourse Methods and methodology of discourse analysis Basic methods of discourse analysis and their application in political research Vertical transformation of political discourse in modern Russia Horizontal transformation of the political discourse in modern Russia