Reflexivity in the transdisciplinary field of critical discourse studies

  title={Reflexivity in the transdisciplinary field of critical discourse studies},
  author={Jan Zienkowski},
  journal={Palgrave Communications},
  • Jan Zienkowski
  • Published 1 February 2017
  • Sociology
  • Palgrave Communications
This article outlines an agenda for critical discourse studies that reserves a place of honour for the notion of reflexivity. It draws on four concepts of reflexivity developed in the social sciences: reflexivity as a general feature of interaction and subjectivity; as a methodological praxis; as a property of discursive and non-discursive systems; and as a key feature of late modernity. Reflexivity is considered in terms of acts of interpretive movement. Social actors, organizations and… 
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