Trevor Pateman: Principal Publications 1972 -

Excludes most juvenilia, book reviews, short articles both in academic journals and more popular publications like The Higher - in total well over a hundred items.There may also be publications, notably anthologisings, of which I am unaware. The hyperlinked titles are available on the website, either in unrevised or revised form.


'Lifelong Unlearning' in D. Barford, ed., The Ship of Thought. Essays on Psychoanalysis and Learning, pp 212-223 London: Karnac Books


'How to do Things in Dreams', in L Marcus ed., Sigmund Freud's The Interpretation of Dreams. New Interdisciplinary Essays. Pp 66 - 82. Manchester University Press.

'Psychoanalysis and Socratic Education', in S Appel ed., Psychoanalysis and Pedagogy . Pp 45-51. Westport, Connecticut: Bergin and Garvey


'The Empty Word and the Full Word' The Emergence of Truth in Writing, in C Hunt and F Sampson, eds., The Self on the Page. Pp 152 - 163. London: Jessica Kingsley.

'Aesthetic Engagement' Aspects of Education no 55, pp 18 - 24. **

'Writing. Some thoughts on the teachable and the unteachable in Creative Writing', Journal of Aesthetic Education (USA), vol 32 no 3 , pp 83 - 90


'Language, Art and Kant' (as "Grammaticality without grammar, iteration without forms"), G Wolf and N Love, eds., Linguistics Inside Out. Roy Harris and his critics. Pp 226 - 228. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

'Space for the Imagination' Journal of Aesthetic Education (USA), vol 31, no 1, pp 1 - 8. [Lead article] **


'Language as a Social Reality' in R E Asher. ed., The Encyclopaedia of Language and Linguistics. , vol 4, pp 1999 - 2000. Oxford: Pergamon Press. REPRINTING in J Mey, ed, A Concise Encyclopaedia of Pragmatics. Oxford: Elsevier Science 1999 [scheduled] REVISED for new edition of the Encyclopaedia, details not known


Entries for 'Education and Social Theory' and Language in W Outhwaite and T Bottomore, eds., The Blackwell Dictionary of Twentieth Century Social Thought, pp 188 - 190 and pp 320-21. Oxford: Basil Blackwell. [REVISED for second edition forthcoming ]

'Psychoanalysis and Socratic Education', Aspects of Education,no 49, pp 76 - 80.


'Key Concepts: A Guide to Aesthetics, Criticism and the Arts' in Education. London; Falmer Press. Pp 208. Entries for Formalism, Human Nature, Photography, Religion and Art. Others to be added

[With S Wood] 'Expert Systems in Teacher Education', in M Yazdani and R W Lawler, eds., Artificial Intelligence and Education, vol 2, Principles and Case Studies, pp 171 - 202. New Jersey, Ablex Publishing Corpn. PREVIOUSLY AS Cognitive Science Research Reports No 116, University of Sussex 1987/8

'Pragmatics in Semiotics: Bakhtin/Volosinov', Journal of Literary Semantics, vol XVIII, no 3, pp 203 - 216.


'Rothko: Aesthetic and Non-Aesthetic Responses', Cogito, vol 4, no 1, pp 47 - 50. ** under title Aesthetic Engagement


'Majoritarianism: an argument from Rosseau and Condorcet', Cogito, vol 2, no 3, pp 29 - 31.


'Language in Mind and Language in Society' Studies in Linguistic Reproduction. Oxford: Clarendon Press. Pp 194. Chapter 4 REPRINTED in full in C Otero, ed, Noam Chomsky: Critical Assessments, vol 1, pp 851 - 875. London: Routledge 1993.

'What is Philosophy?' London: Edward Arnold. Pp 72. **

'Relevance, Contextual Effects and Least Effort' [review article of D Sperber and D Wilson Relevance] in Poetics Today (Israel), vol 7, no 4, pp 745 - 754.

'Philosophy of Linguistics' in J Lyons et al eds, New Horizons in Linguistics 2, pp 249 - 267. Harmondsworth: Penguin Books.


'Wittgensteinian Aesthetics' [Review article of D Best Feeling and Reason in the Arts] British Journal of Aesthetics, v 26, n 2, pp 172 - 175.

'What is English if not a Language?' in J D Johansen and H Sonne, eds, Pragmatics and Linguistics. Festschrift for Jacob L Mey on his 60th Birthday, pp 137 - 140. Odense University Press.

'Transparent and Translucent Icons', British Journal of Aesthetics, v 26, n 4, pp 380 - 382.


'Using and Defending Cognitive Theory' in G N Gilbert and C Heath, eds., Social Action and Artifical Intelligence, pp 24 - 39. Aldershot: Gower Press. ALSO AS Cognitive Science Research Paper No 33, University of Sussex 1984.

'From Nativism to Sociolinguistics: Integrating a Theory of Language Growth with a theory of speech practices', Journal for the Theory of Social Behaviour, vol 15, no 1, pp 38 - 59.

'Review of E Itkonen, Causality in Linguistic Theory' , in Journal of Linguistics, vol 21, no 2, pp 481 - 487.


'How is understanding an advertisement possible?' in H Davis and P Walton. eds., Language, Image, Media., pp 187 - 204. Oxford: Basil Blackwell.

'Review of J J Katz Language and Other Abstract Objects', in Journal of Linguistics, vol 19, no 1, pp 282 -284.

'What is a Language?' Language and Communication, vol 3, no 2, pp 101 - 127.


'What I tell my students about Noam Chomsky and Seymour Papert', in Papers of the Annual Conference of the Philosophy of Education Society of Great Britain, pp 19 - 39.

Discourse in Life: V N Volosinov's Marxism and the Philosophy of Language, in UEA Papers in Linguistics, no 16/17, pp 26 - 48.

'Liberty, Authority and the Negative Dialectics of J S Mill', Radical Philosophy, no 32, pp 16 - 22.

'David Lewis's theory of convention and the social life of language', Journal of Pragmatics (Denmark), vol 6, no 2, pp 135 - 157.

'Realism and Language Change', Language and Communication, vol 2, no 2, pp 161 - 178.


'Communicating with Computer Programs' , Language and Communication, vol 1, no 1, pp 3 -12 [Lead article in opening issue] REPRINTED in Journal of Pragmatics (Denmark), vol 6, no 3/4, 1982, pp 161 - 178.

'Linguistics as a Branch of Critical Theory' in UEA Papers in Linguistics, no 14/15, pp 1- 29.


'How to do things with Images: an essay on the pragmatics of advertising' Theory and Society (USA), vol 9, no 4, pp 603 - 622. Reprinted in Advertising: Critical Readings, edited by Brian Moeran, Berg Publishers 2010

'Can Schools Educate', Journal of Philosophy of Education, vol 14, no 2, pp 139 - 148.


'Accountability, Values and Schooling' in Accountability in Education, eds Tony Becher and Stuart Maclure, pp 61 - 94. Windsor: National Foundation for Educational Research Publishing Co. REPRINTED in full in T Bush et al, eds., Approaches to School Management, pp 41 - 72. London: Harper and Row 1980 and REPRINTED in part in R Dale et al, eds., Education and the State, vol 2, pp 377 - 390. London: Falmer Press 1981.


'Language Truth and Politics. Towards a Radical Theory for Communication' Newton Poppleford, Devon: Jean Stroud and Trevor Pateman. Pp 112. SECOND EDITION revised and enlarged (Pp 268) published Lewes: Jean Stroud 1980. Chapter V REPRINTED in part in J Corner and J Hawthorn eds., Communication Studies: An Introductory Reader , pp 99 - 115. London: Edward Arnold. (Retained in the second edition 1985, pp 73 - 84 and in subsequent editions).

'On Samuel Beckett's Waiting for Godot', The Fox (USA), no 2, pp 154 - 63.


'The Painted Face of Capitalism' [on film and TV make up] Women and Film (USA), no 5/6, pp 97 - 99.

'Ideological Criticism of Television Technical Manuals', Screen Education, no 12, Autumn, pp 37 - 45.

'Television and the February 1974 General Election' London: British Film Institute TV Monograph No 3. Pp 78.


'The Experience of Politics', Philosophy and Phenomenological Research (USA), vol 33, no 4, pp 547 - 560.


Editor, Counter Course: A Handbook for Course Criticism. Harmondsworth: Penguin Education Special . Pp 393.

'Sanity, Madness and the Problem of Knowledge', in Radical Philosophy, No 1, pp 22-23. FRENCH TRANSLATION Esprit (Paris), No 7/8, July-August 1972, pp 180-84.