Routledge Handbooks in Linguistics provide overviews of a whole subject area or sub-discipline in linguistics, and survey the state of the discipline including emerging and cutting edge areas. Edited by leading scholars, these volumes include contributions from key academics from around the world and are essential reading for both advanced undergraduate and postgraduate students.
The Routledge Handbook of Syntax
The Routledge Handbook of Language Awareness
The Routledge Handbook of Lexicography
The Routledge Handbook of Language and Politics
The Routledge Handbook of Ecolinguistics
The Routledge Handbook of Language and Dialogue
The Routledge Handbook of Language and Humor
The Routledge Handbook of Metaphor and Language
Edited By Andrew Carnie, Dan Siddiqi, Yosuke Sato
November 30, 2017
The study of syntax over the last half century has seen a remarkable expansion of the boundaries of human knowledge about the structure of natural language. The Routledge Handbook of Syntax presents a comprehensive survey of the major theoretical and empirical advances in the dynamically evolving ...
Edited By Michael F. Schober, David N. Rapp, M. Anne Britt
November 21, 2017
The second edition of The Routledge Handbook of Discourse Processes provides a state-of-the-art overview of the field of discourse processes, highlighting the subject’s interdisciplinary foundations and bringing together established and emergent scholars to provide a dynamic roadmap of the ...
Edited By Peter Garrett, Josep M. Cots
October 31, 2017
The Routledge Handbook of Language Awareness is a comprehensive and informative overview of the broad field of language awareness. It contains a collection of state-of-the-art reviews of both established themes and new directions, authored and edited by experts in the field. The handbook is divided...
Edited By Pedro A. Fuertes-Olivera
October 04, 2017
The Routledge Handbook of Lexicography provides a comprehensive overview of the major approaches to lexicography and their applications within the field. This Handbook features key case studies and cutting-edge contributions from an international range of practitioners, teachers, and researchers. ...
Edited By Ruth Wodak, Bernhard Forchtner
August 21, 2017
The Routledge Handbook of Language and Politics provides a comprehensive overview of this important and dynamic area of study and research. Language is indispensable to initiating, justifying, legitimatising and coordinating action as well as negotiating conflict and, as such, is intrinsically...
Edited By Alwin F. Fill, Hermine Penz
August 21, 2017
The Routledge Handbook of Ecolinguistics is the first comprehensive exploration into the field of ecolinguistics, also known as language ecology. Organized into three sections that treat the different topic areas of ecolinguistics, the Handbook begins with chapters on language diversity, language ...
Edited By Edda Weigand
August 14, 2017
The Routledge Handbook of Language and Dialogue is the first comprehensive overview of the emerging and rapidly growing sub-discipline in linguistics, Language and Dialogue. Edited by one of the top scholars in the field, Edda Weigand, and comprising contributions written by a variety of likewise ...
Edited By Olga E. Kagan, Maria M. Carreira, Claire Hitchens Chik
February 24, 2017
The Routledge Handbook of Heritage Language Education provides the rapidly growing and globalizing field of heritage language (HL) education with a cohesive overview of HL programs and practices relating to language maintenance and development, setting the stage for future work in the field. ...
Edited By Salvatore Attardo
February 28, 2017
The Routledge Handbook of Language and Humor presents the first ever comprehensive, in-depth treatment of all the sub-fields of the linguistics of humor, broadly conceived as the intersection of the study of language and humor. The reader will find a thorough historical, terminological, ...
Edited By Tom Bartlett, Gerard O'Grady
January 23, 2017
The Routledge Handbook of Systemic Functional Linguistics brings together internationally renowned scholars of systemic functional linguistics (SFL) to provide a space for critical examination of the key tenets underpinning SFL theory. Uniquely, it includes description of the three main strands ...
Edited By Elena Semino, Zsófia Demjén
December 08, 2016
The Routledge Handbook of Metaphor and Language provides a comprehensive overview of state-of-the-art interdisciplinary research on metaphor and language. Featuring 35 chapters written by leading scholars from around the world, the volume takes a broad view of the field of metaphor and language, ...
Edited By Vivian Cook, Des Ryan
July 19, 2016
The Routledge Handbook of the English Writing System provides a comprehensive account of the English writing system, both in its current iteration and highlighting the developing trends that will influence its future. Twenty-nine chapters written by specialists from around the world cover core ...