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Amber Boeynaems (MA 2011, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam) is een Promovenda binnen het project “Dynamics of Figurative Frames in Dutch Public Discourse” onder begeleiding van Dr. Christian Burgers, Prof. dr. Elly Konijn en Prof. dr. Gerard Steen. Amber heeft een Master in Journalistiek en een Bachelor in Communicatie- en Informatiewetenschappen aan de Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. Voor haar Master thesis deed ze onderzoek naar de effecten van figuratief taalgebruik en framing in politieke toespraken op de directe aandacht van het publiek.

Research

Effects of using figurative language (metaphor, irony, hyperbole) in public discourse on text- and issue perception

Teaching

  • Supervision BA theses
  • Supervision MA theses

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Research Output 2015 2019

  • 4 Article
  • 1 PhD Thesis - Research VU, graduation VU

Figurative Framing in Political Discourse

Boeynaems, A., 2019, 320 p.

Research output: PhD ThesisPhD Thesis - Research VU, graduation VUAcademic

Open Access
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Systematic literature reviews: Four applications for interdisciplinary research

Burgers, C. F., Brugman, B. C. & Boeynaems, A., 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Pragmatics.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

interdisciplinary research
research method
pragmatics
interdisciplinarity
research project

The effects of metaphorical framing on political persuasion: A systematic literature review

Boeynaems, A., Burgers, C. F., Konijn, E. A. & Steen, G. J., 2017, In : Metaphor and Symbol. 32, 2, p. 118-134

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

The impact of conventional and novel metaphors in news on issue viewpoint

Boeynaems, A., Burgers, C. F., Konijn, E. A. & Steen, G. J., 2017, In : International Journal of Communication. 11, p. 2861-2879

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
metaphor
news
experiment

Immediate attention for public speech: Differential effects of rhetorical schemes and valence framing in political radio speeches

Lagerwerf, L., Boeynaems, A., van Egmond-Brussee, C. & Burgers, C. F., 2015, In : Journal of Language and Social Psychology. 34, 3, p. 273-299

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Radio
radio
experiment
Language
Empirical Research

Activities 2012 2016

  • 3 Lecture / Presentation
  • 1 Conference

Metaphor Festival

Amber Boeynaems (Participant)
Jan 2016 → …

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventConferenceAcademic

Attention-getters in political speech: immediate effects from rhetorical formulations and negative frames

L. Lagerwerf (Speaker), A. Boeynaems (Speaker), C. van Egmond-Brussee (Speaker), C.F. Burgers (Speaker)
25 May 2014

Activity: Lecture / PresentationAcademic

Aandacht voor retorische middelen en negatieve frames

L. Lagerwerf (Speaker), A. Boeynaems (Speaker), C. van Egmond-Brussee (Speaker), C.F. Burgers (Speaker)
27 Dec 2014

Activity: Lecture / PresentationAcademic

Aandachttrekkers. Momentane effecten van retorische middelen en framekeuze in toespraken

A. Boeynaems (Speaker), L. Lagerwerf (Speaker)
10 Feb 2012

Activity: Lecture / PresentationAcademic