Edinburgh Research Explorer

Alex Thomson

Senior Lecturer

  1. Article › Research › Peer-reviewed
  2. Constructing Scotland: Methodological nationalism, weak theory

    Thomson, A., 1 Mar 2020, In: Journal of Irish and Scottish Studies. 9, 1, p. 84-107 24 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  3. Familiar Style in Memories and Portraits

    Thomson, A., 2012, In: Journal of Stevenson Studies. 9, p. 119-147 29 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  4. From ‘Renaissance’ to referendum? Literature and critique in Scotland, 1918-2014

    Thomson, A., 2016, In: Journal of Scottish Thought. 8, p. 63-87

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  5. The Asymmetry of British Modernism: Hugh MacDiarmid and Wyndham Lewis

    Thomson, A., 31 Oct 2013, In: Modernist Cultures. 8, 2, p. 252-271

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  6. You Can't Get There From Here: Devolution and Scottish literary history

    Thomson, A., Jan 2008, In: International Journal of Scottish Literature. 3, p. - 20 p., -.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  7. Book/Film/Article review › Research › Not peer-reviewed
  8. Review Essay: Writers on Scottish Independence

    Thomson, A., 2013, In: Scottish Literary Review. 5, 1, p. 129-137 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

  9. Book/Film/Article review › Research › Peer-reviewed
  10. Democracy and justice: Reading Derrida in Istanbul: Agnes Czajka Routledge, New York and Abingdon, 2017, vi+167pp., ISBN 978-1138910645

    Thomson, A., 29 Jun 2017, In: Contemporary Political Theory. p. 1-5

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article reviewpeer-review

  11. Literature and Union: Scottish Texts, British Contexts ed. by Gerard Carruthers and Colin Kidd (review)

    Thomson, A., 29 Nov 2018, In: Scottish Literary Review. 10, 2, p. 140-143 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article reviewpeer-review

  12. Special issue › Research › Peer-reviewed
  13. Introduction: Ex-centric Modernisms

    Creasy, M. & Thomson, A., 2013, In: Modernist Cultures. 8, 2, p. 157-162

    Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issuepeer-review

  14. Other contribution › Research
  15. Theodor Adorno

    Thomson, A., 26 Apr 2018, Oxford University Press.

    Research output: Other contribution

  16. Book › Research
  17. Adorno: A Guide for the Perplexed

    Thomson, A., 2006, London: Continuum. (Guides for the Perplexed)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  18. Deconstruction and Democracy: Derrida's Politics of Friendship

    Thomson, A., 2005, London: Continuum. (Continuum Studies in Continental Philosophy)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  19. Chapter › Research
  20. 'Dooty Is Dooty': Pirates and Sea-Lawyers in 'Treasure Island'

    Thomson, A., 2011, Pirates and Mutineers of the Nineteenth Century. Moore, G. (ed.). Farnham: Ashgate Publishing, p. 211-222 12 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  21. Alienation and community in contemporary Scottish fiction: The case of Janice Galloway's 'The trick is to keep breathing'

    Thomson, A., 30 May 2016, Community in Modern Scottish Literature. Lyall, S. (ed.). Leiden: Brill, p. 160-178 19 p. (Scottish Cultural Review of Language and Literature; vol. 25).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  22. Democracy and Sovereignty

    Thomson, A., 2015, Jacques Derrida: Key Concepts. Colebrook, C. (ed.). Taylor & Francis, p. 94-102 9 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  23. On the Shores of History

    Thomson, A., 2011, Reading Rancière . Bowman, P. & Stamp, R. (eds.). London: Continuum, p. 200-216 17 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  24. Polemos and Agon

    Thomson, A., 2009, Law and Agonistic Politics. Schaap, A. (ed.). Farnham: Ashgate Publishing, p. 105-118 14 p. (Edinburgh/Glasgow Law and Society Series).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  25. Stevenson's Afterlives

    Thomson, A., 2010, The Edinburgh Companion to Robert Louis Stevenson. Fielding, P. (ed.). Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, p. 147-159 13 p. (Edinburgh Companions to Scottish Literature).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  26. What Is Literature?

    Thomson, A., 2010, The Edinburgh Introduction to Studying English Literature. Cavanagh, D., Gillis, A., Keown, M., Loxley, J. & Stevenson, R. (eds.). Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, p. 3-15 13 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  27. Entry for encyclopedia/dictionary › Research
  28. Aura

    Thomson, A., Jan 2018, The Edinburgh Dictionary of Modernism. Kolocotroni, V. & Taxidou, O. (eds.). Edinburgh University Press, p. 31-33

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  29. Autonomy

    Thomson, A., Jan 2018, The Edinburgh Dictionary of Modernism. Kolocotroni, V. & Taxidou, O. (eds.). Edinburgh University Press, p. 34-36

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  30. Commitment

    Thomson, A., Jan 2018, The Edinburgh Dictionary of Modernism. Kolocotroni, V. & Taxidou, O. (eds.). Edinburgh University Press, p. 77-79

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  31. Critique

    Thomson, A., Jan 2018, The Edinburgh Dictionary of Modernism. Kolocotroni, V. & Taxidou, O. (eds.). Edinburgh University Press, p. 87-88

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  32. Culture Industry

    Thomson, A., Jan 2018, The Edinburgh Dictionary of Modernism. Kolocotroni, V. & Taxidou, O. (eds.). Edinburgh University Press, p. 94-95

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  33. Dasein

    Thomson, A., Jan 2018, The Edinburgh Dictionary of Modernism. Kolocotroni, V. & Taxidou, O. (eds.). Edinburgh University Press, p. 103-104

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  34. Mass Culture

    Thomson, A., Jan 2018, The Edinburgh Dictionary of Modernism. Kolocotroni, V. & Taxidou, O. (eds.). Edinburgh University Press, p. 224-225

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  35. Mimesis

    Thomson, A., Jan 2018, The Edinburgh Dictionary of Modernism. Kolocotroni, V. & Taxidou, O. (eds.). Edinburgh University Press, p. 224-225

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  36. Parataxis

    Thomson, A., Jan 2018, The Edinburgh Dictionary of Modernism. Kolocotroni, V. & Taxidou, O. (eds.). Edinburgh University Press, p. 283-284

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  37. The Frankfurt School

    Thomson, A., Jan 2018, The Edinburgh Dictionary of Modernism. Kolocotroni, V. & Taxidou, O. (eds.). Edinburgh University Press, p. 154-156

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  38. Utopia

    Thomson, A., Jan 2018, The Edinburgh Dictionary of Modernism. Kolocotroni, V. & Taxidou, O. (eds.). Edinburgh University Press, p. 386-387

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary