In general, I am tired of the debating, commentating and campaigning
which fill the mass media. This Discourse Toolbox project has been
developed partly because of its potential to develop agreed and
definitive answers to questions like "What are they thinking
of to say that ?" and "What are they really saying ?".
I have tried my best to be impartial and to understand why things
are the way they are - the historical, political, economic and psychological
dimensions of food and food production, as these aspects are often
lost in polarised and issue-based debates. There are no worthwhile
single-issue campaigns any more.
However, despite this purist view, which I can afford in my own
work, I am available to use my skills and techniques in the public
arena (though I would continue to aim at clarity and impartiality)
My Discourse Toolbox could be used in the following fields:-