E-books: Languages of Asia

  • The Dravidian Languages book cover

    The Dravidian Languages

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Sanford B. Steever

    The Dravidian language family is the world's fourth largest with nearly 250 million speakers across South Asia from Pakistan to Nepal, from Bangladesh to Sri Lanka. This authoritative reference source provides a unique description of the languages, covering their grammatical structure and…

    eBook – 2019-12-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Language Family Series

  • The Routledge Encyclopedia of Traditional Chinese Culture book cover

    The Routledge Encyclopedia of Traditional Chinese Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sin-wai Chan

    The Routledge Encyclopedia of Traditional Chinese Culture offers an in-depth discussion of cultural aspects of China from the ancient period to the pre-modern era, lasting over 5,000 years, comprised of 7,000 word pieces by more than 20 world-leading academics and experts. Addressing…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Language Teaching book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Language Teaching

    1st Edition

    By Chris Shei, Monica E McLellan Zikpi, Der-Lin Chao

    The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Language Teaching defines Chinese language teaching in a pedagogical, historical, and contemporary context. Throughout the volume, teaching methods are discussed, including the traditional China-based approach, and Western methods such as communicative teaching and…

    eBook – 2019-07-22
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Applied Linguistics book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Applied Linguistics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chu-Ren Huang, Zhuo Jing-Schmidt, Barbara Meisterernst

    The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Applied Linguistics is written for those wanting to acquire comprehensive knowledge of China, the diaspora and the Sino-sphere communities through Chinese language. It examines how Chinese language is used in different contexts, and how the use of Chinese language…

    eBook – 2019-03-11
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Discourse Analysis book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Discourse Analysis

    1st Edition

    By Chris Shei

    Chinese is a discourse-oriented language and the underlying mechanisms of the language involve encoding and decoding so the language can be correctly delivered and understood. To date, there has been a lack of consolidation at the discourse level such that a reference framework for understanding…

    eBook – 2019-01-14
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Second Language Acquisition book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Second Language Acquisition

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chuanren Ke

    The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Second Language Acquisition is the first reference work of its kind. The handbook contains twenty contributions from leading experts in the field of Chinese SLA, covering a wide range of topics such as social contexts, linguistic perspectives, skill learning,…

    eBook – 2018-03-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Language Handbooks

  • The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Translation book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Translation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Shei, Zhao-Ming Gao

    The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Translation presents expert and new research in analysing and solving translation problems centred on the Chinese language in translation. The Handbook includes both a review of and a distinctive approach to key themes in Chinese translation, such as…

    eBook – 2017-10-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Language Handbooks

  • The Routledge Encyclopedia of the Chinese Language book cover

    The Routledge Encyclopedia of the Chinese Language

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sin-Wai Chan

    The Routledge  Encyclopedia of the Chinese Language is an invaluable resource for language learners and linguists of Chinese worldwide, those interested readers of Chinese literature and cultures, and scholars in Chinese studies. Featuring the research on the changing landscape of the…

    eBook – 2016-04-14
    Routledge

  • The Munda Languages book cover

    The Munda Languages

    1st Edition

    By Gregory D.S. Anderson

    The Munda group of languages of the Austroasiatic family are spoken within central and eastern India by almost ten million people. To date, they are the least well-known and least documented languages of the Indian subcontinent. This unprecedented and original work draws together a distinguished…

    eBook – 2015-04-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Language Family Series

  • The Languages of Japan and Korea book cover

    The Languages of Japan and Korea

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nicolas Tranter

    The Languages of Japan and Korea provides detailed descriptions of the major varieties of languages in the region, both modern and pre-modern, within a common format, producing a long-needed introductory reference source. Korean, Japanese, Ainu, and representative members of the three…

    eBook – 2012-06-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Language Family Series

  • The Mongolic Languages book cover

    The Mongolic Languages

    1st Edition

    Edited by Juha Janhunen

    Once the rulers of the largest land empire that has ever existed on earth, the historical Mongols of Chinggis Khan left a linguistic heritage which today survives in the form of more than a dozen different languages, collectively termed Mongolic. For general linguistic theory, the Mongolic…

    eBook – 2006-01-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Language Family Series

  • The Tai-Kadai Languages book cover

    The Tai-Kadai Languages

    1st Edition

    By Anthony Diller, Jerry Edmondson, Yongxian Luo

    The Routledge Language Family Series is aimed at undergraduates and postgraduates of linguistics and language, or those with an interest in historical linguistics, linguistics anthropology and language development. With close to 100 million speakers, Tai-Kadai constitutes one of the world's major…

    eBook – 2004-11-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Language Family Series

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