Helen Bromhead

List of John Benjamins publications for which Helen Bromhead plays a role.


Subjects Anthropological Linguistics | Cognition and language | Semantics


People can respond to the planet in danger through emotions. In English, some of the most common emotional reactions to the climate crisis have been labelled with terms such as eco-anxiety, climate grief and ecological distress. This chapter takes the popular, rather than academic, reception of… read more
This paper explores ways in which applied semantics (coming out of Natural Semantic Metalanguage approach) can inform effective communicative strategies for action on climate change. After framing discussion, it presents three case studies, which are intentionally disparate in nature:… read more