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The Impact of Perceived Ethical Leadership and Organizational Culture on Job Satisfaction with the Mediating Role of Organizational Commitment in Private Educational Sector of Islamabad, Pakistan

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The Journey Metaphor in Mediatized Political Discourse
Cognitive and Critical Perspectives


The present paper will analyse manifestations of the journey metaphor from a critical discourse analytical perspective in order to observe how the journey metaphor is used as a discourse strategy in mediatized political speeches and interviews whereby political actors manipulate the second-frame interactional participants (the audience) into sharing a (spurious) sense of solidarity with them. There are three hypotheses that will be tested in the course of the analysis: the first is that a wide-variety of realjourney elements are exploited for the political metaphor of journey, and there is a concrete correspondence between journey vehicles and political scenarios. The second hypothesis is that journey metaphors that are used in political speeches, celebrity interviews and confrontational political interviews are of different types and complexity. The third hypothesis is that the manipulative intent behind the use of metaphors is exposed in the latter types of mediatized political discourse to varying degrees as a result of the different degrees of pragmatic accountability adhered to in the two subgenres. We argue that the first two hypotheses are confirmed on the basis of the qualitative analysis presented in the paper, whereas the third hypothesis is not borne out by the data.

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Clinical Significance of Increased Serum Neopterin in Chronic Kidney Failure as a Biomarker of Cell-Mediated Immunity

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The role of tribalism as mediator between employee empowerment and organizational commitment in Yemeni Islamic banking sector

engagement on affective commitment and turnover intentions in community health service workers: Test of a model Simon. Leadership in Health Services , 24(3), 228–237. Ardahaey;, F. T., and Nabilou, H. (2012). Human Resources Empowerment and Its Role in the Sustainable Tourism. Asian Social Science , 8(1), 33–38. Aryee, S., and Zhen Xiong Chen. (2006). Leader-member exchange in a Chinese context: Antecedents, the mediating role of psychological empowerment and outcomes. J ournal of Business Research , 59(7), 793–801. Baabbad, A. (2015). The influence of

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TNF-α Mediated Secretory Component is Positively Regulated by PI3K/AKT/MTOR in CACO-2 Cells

D-Y, Wang Xue-Lian, Liu Pei. TNF-alpfa upregulates the expression of immunoglobulin secretory component. J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol 2007; 17: 101-6. 11. Takenouchi-Ohkubo N, Moro I, Mukae S, et al. Tumour ne crosis factor-alpha-mediated human polymeric immu - no globulin receptor expression is regulated by both mitogen- activated protein kinase and phosphatidylinositol-3-kinase in HT-29 cell line. Immunology 2008; 123: 500-7. 12. Takenouchi-Ohkubo N, Asano M, Chihaya H, Chungh - suing WU, Ishikasa K, Moro I. Retinoic acid

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Comparison of exercise treadmill test, flow mediated dilatation, and inflammation in individuals with low risk of adverse cardiovascular events

The vascular endothelium is a large paracrine organ, which plays a critical role in vascular homeostasis by secreting several mediators regulating vessel tone and diameter, coagulation factors, vascular inflammation, cell proliferation and migration, platelet and leukocyte interaction/activity and thrombus formation [ 1 , 2 ]. Endothelial dysfunction has been implicated as an important cause of vascular disease and is a primary sign of the early stage of atherosclerotic disease [ 3 , 4 ]. The pathophysiological role of endothelial dysfunction in the

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Toll-like receptor-4, but not toll-like receptor-2 mediates secretion of tumour necrosis factor α and interleukin-8 in lipopolysaccharide-stimulated mouse mammary epithelial cells

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Lycopene supplementation prevents reactive oxygen species mediated apoptosis in Sertoli cells of adult albino rats exposed to polychlorinated biphenyls

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Regulation of Cognition as a Mediator in the Relationship Between Knowledge of Cognition and Perceived Self-Intervention

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Rapid and Specific Detection of Escherichia coli O157:H7 in Ground Beef Using Immunomagnetic Separation Combined with Loop-Mediated Isothermal Amplification

H., Long B., Wu X., Bai Y., Development of a Loop-Mediated Isothermal Amplification Assay for sensitive and rapid detection of Cronobacter sakazakii. Foodborne Pathog. Dis., 2012, 9, 1111-1118. 11. Francois P., Tangomo M., Hibbs J., Bonetti E.J., Boehme C.C., Notomi T., Perkins M.D., Schrenzel J., Robustness of a loopmediated isothermal amplification reaction for diagnostic applications. FEMS Immunol. Med. Microbiol., 2011, 62, 41-48. 12. Fratamico P.M., Bagi L.K., Cray W.C. Jr., Narang N., Yan X., Medina M., Liu Y., Detection by

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