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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Social Sciences and Humanities D-index 43 Citations 32,319 106 World Ranking 1895 National Ranking 349

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Linguistics
  • Social psychology

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Social psychology, Social psychology, Ideology, Rhetoric and Psychoanalysis. His Social psychology research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Categorization and Discursive psychology. His work carried out in the field of Categorization brings together such families of science as Minimal group paradigm and Outgroup.

His studies in Social psychology integrate themes in fields like Race, Social order, Common sense and Social identity theory. His Ideology research includes themes of Social relation and Expression. Michael Billig has researched Rhetoric in several fields, including Epistemology, Argumentative, Social science and Rhetorical question.

His most cited work include:

  • Social categorization and intergroup behaviour (3327 citations)
  • Arguing and Thinking: A Rhetorical Approach to Social Psychology (1647 citations)
  • Ideological Dilemmas: A Social Psychology of Everyday Thinking (904 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Michael Billig spends much of his time researching Social psychology, Epistemology, Social psychology, Rhetoric and Ideology. The concepts of his Social psychology study are interwoven with issues in Discursive psychology, Categorization and Psychoanalysis. His research integrates issues of Minimal group paradigm and Outgroup in his study of Categorization.

In his study, which falls under the umbrella issue of Epistemology, Argumentative, Prejudice, Dialogical self and Argument is strongly linked to Rhetorical question. His research in Social psychology intersects with topics in Writing style, Noun and Social identity theory. His study looks at the relationship between Ideology and fields such as Linguistics, as well as how they intersect with chemical problems.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Social psychology (28.80%)
  • Epistemology (21.60%)
  • Social psychology (18.40%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2014-2021)?

  • Rhetoric (16.80%)
  • Epistemology (21.60%)
  • Psychoanalysis (14.40%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His scientific interests lie mostly in Rhetoric, Epistemology, Psychoanalysis, Social psychology and Politics. Michael Billig combines subjects such as Literature, Parliament, Collective memory and Portuguese with his study of Rhetoric. His Epistemology study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Rhetorical question and Discourse analysis, Discursive psychology.

His Psychoanalysis study incorporates themes from Social psychology, Writing style and Nominalization. His Social psychology study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Tribute and Historical thinking. His Nothing research extends to Social psychology, which is thematically connected.

Between 2014 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Kurt Lewin's Leadership Studies and His Legacy to Social Psychology: Is There Nothing as Practical as a Good Theory? (33 citations)
  • The myth of Kurt Lewin and the rhetoric of collective memory in social psychology textbooks (9 citations)
  • Banal nationalism and the imagining of politics (8 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • Linguistics
  • Epistemology

Michael Billig mainly investigates Politics, Field theory, Epistemology, Social psychology and Nothing. Michael Billig combines subjects such as Aesthetics, Strengths and weaknesses, Gender studies and Media studies with his study of Politics. Michael Billig interconnects Rhetoric and Collective memory in the investigation of issues within Media studies.

His Rhetoric research includes elements of Aside, Literature, Portuguese, Parliament and Dictatorship. His Field theory study combines topics in areas such as Rhetorical question and Democracy, Autocracy. The study incorporates disciplines such as Mythology, Forgetting and Depiction in addition to Epistemology.

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Best Publications

Social categorization and intergroup behaviour

Henri Tajfel;Michael Billig;R. P. Bundy;Claude Flament.
European Journal of Social Psychology (1971)

7109 Citations

Arguing and Thinking: A Rhetorical Approach to Social Psychology

Michael Billig.
(1987)

5527 Citations

Ideological Dilemmas: A Social Psychology of Everyday Thinking

Michael Billig.
(1988)

3027 Citations

Ideology and Opinions: Studies in Rhetorical Psychology

Michael Billig.
(1991)

2203 Citations

Social categorization and similarity in intergroup behaviour

Michael Billig;Henri Tajfel.
European Journal of Social Psychology (1973)

1894 Citations

Arguing and Thinking: A Rhetorical Approach to Social Psychology.

Gary Alan Fine;Michael Billig.
Contemporary Sociology (1989)

1476 Citations

Laughter and Ridicule: Towards a Social Critique of Humour

Michael Billig.
(2005)

1433 Citations

Freudian Repression: Conversation Creating the Unconscious

Michael Billig.
(1999)

794 Citations

Social psychology and intergroup relations

Michael Billig.
(1976)

773 Citations

Whose Terms? Whose Ordinariness? Rhetoric and Ideology in Conversation Analysis:

Michael Billig.
Discourse & Society (1999)

768 Citations

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