Doris M. Merkl-Davies

Bangor University

Lecturer

Bangor Business School

Hen Goleg

Bangor, Wales LL57 2DG

United Kingdom

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SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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1.

Discretionary Disclosure Strategies in Corporate Narratives: Incremental Information or Impression Management?

Journal of Accounting Literature, Vol. 27, 2007, pp. 116-196
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 05 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2013
Doris M. Merkl-Davies and Niamh M. Brennan
Bangor University and University College Dublin
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discretionary disclosures, impression management, incremental information, opportunistic perspective, informational perspective

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A Conceptual Framework of Impression Management: New Insights from Psychology, Sociology, and Critical Perspectives

Accounting and Business Research, Vol. 41 No. 5, pp. 415-437, 2011
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2014
Doris M. Merkl-Davies and Niamh M. Brennan
Bangor University and University College Dublin
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Discretionary narrative disclosures, Impression management, Rationality

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‘Metaphoring’ People out of this World: A Critical Discourse Analysis of a Chairman’s Statement of a UK Defense Firm

Accounting Forum, Vol. 36 No. 3 (2012), pp. 178-193
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 May 2011 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2013
Doris M. Merkl-Davies and Veronika Koller
Bangor University and Lancaster University - Linguistics and English Language
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Corporate Communication, Impression Management, Critical Discourse Analysis, Obfuscation, Interdiscursivity

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Impression Management and Retrospective Sense-Making in Corporate Narratives: A Social Psychology Perspective

Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal, Vol. 24, No. 3, pp. 315 - 344, 2011
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 13 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2013
Doris M. Merkl-Davies, Niamh M. Brennan and Stuart McLeay
Bangor University, University College Dublin and The University of Sydney
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Impression management, Retrospective Sense-Making, Chairmen’s Statements, Social Psychology

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Rhetoric and Argument in Social and Environmental Reporting: The Dirty Laundry Case

Accounting, Auditing and Accountability, 27(4), 602-633, 2014.
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 22 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2016
Niamh M. Brennan and Doris M. Merkl-Davies
University College Dublin and Bangor University
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Rhetoric, Argument, Environmental reporting, Stakeholder, Greenpeace

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Dialogism in Corporate Social Responsibility Communications: Conceptualising Verbal Interaction Between Organisations and Their Audiences

Journal of Business Ethics, 115(4): 665-679 (2013).
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 23 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 05 May 2014
Niamh M. Brennan, Doris M. Merkl-Davies and Annika Beelitz
University College Dublin, Bangor University and Bangor University
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Dialogism, Interaction, Intertextuality, CSR communication

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Using Discourse to Restore Organisational Legitimacy: ‘CEO-Speak’ after an Incident in a German Nuclear Power Plant

Journal of Business Ethics, Vol. 108, No. 1, 2012
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2013
Annika Beelitz and Doris M. Merkl-Davies
Bangor University and Bangor University
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legitimacy, impression management, nuclear industry, discourse, stakeholder management

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Drafting Accounting Law: An Analysis Of Institutionalized Interest Representation

THE ECONOMICS AND POLITICS OF ACCOUNTING: INTERNATIONAL PERSPECTIVES ON TRENDS, POLICY AND PRACTICE, C. Leuz, D. Pfaff, A. Hopwood, eds., pp. 317-346, Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2004
Posted: 09 Oct 2009
Stuart McLeay and Doris M. Merkl-Davies
The University of Sydney and Bangor University

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accounting, standard setting, Austria, corporatism