Meet our Authors: Laura Finley and Matthew Johnson – April 2019

Laura and Matthew describe their experience of publishing their hugely socially important book Trumpism: The Politics of Gender in a Post-Propitious America with Cambridge Scholars Publishing. Laura Finley, PhD, is Associate Professor of Sociology and Criminology at Barry University, USA. She is author, co-author, and editor of twenty books, as well as numerous book chapters and journal … Continue reading Meet our Authors: Laura Finley and Matthew Johnson – April 2019

Book review: Behind the Words: The FCO, Hegemonolingualism and the End of Britain’s Freedom

In this book, the author laments the decline of the use of Standard English in the Foreign Office in the quest for diversity or the misapprehension that it is somehow connected to ‘class’. Using original texts, the book demonstrates how FCO English has deteriorated in the last thirty years, owing to a combination of political … Continue reading Book review: Behind the Words: The FCO, Hegemonolingualism and the End of Britain’s Freedom

Three treatises by William Mallinson

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office Association's Password magazine has published a short overview of William Mallinson's three 2016 books with us: Thrice a Stranger: Penelope’s Eastern Mediterranean Odyssey, Kissinger and the Invasion of Cyprus: Diplomacy in the Eastern Mediterranean, and The Threat of Geopolitics to International Relations: Obsession with the Heartland. All three books were released in paperback in … Continue reading Three treatises by William Mallinson