E-books: Language & Literature

  • The Plays of Isaac Bickerstaff: Volume III book cover

    The Plays of Isaac Bickerstaff

    Volume III, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter A. Tasch

    This compilation of Isaac Bickerstaff's plays was originally compiled and published in 1981, and the plays written in the 1760s-70s. Edited and with an introduction by Peter A. Tasch, the volume contains seven plays: The Captive; He Wou'd if He Cou'd; or, An Old Fool worse than Any; The Recruiting…

    eBook – 2019-10-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • A Frequency Dictionary of German: Core Vocabulary for Learners book cover

    A Frequency Dictionary of German

    Core Vocabulary for Learners, 2nd Edition

    By Erwin Tschirner, Jupp Möhring

    This completely updated edition of A Frequency Dictionary of German contains the 5,000 most commonly used words of German today, occurring in a 20-million-word corpus (compared to a 4.2-million-word corpus in the first edition). The basis of the frequency list is a significantly extended version of…

    eBook – 2019-10-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Frequency Dictionaries

  • Postfeminism in Context: Women, Australian Popular Culture, and the Unsettling of Postfeminism book cover

    Postfeminism in Context

    Women, Australian Popular Culture, and the Unsettling of Postfeminism, 1st Edition

    By Margaret Henderson, Anthea Taylor

    Postfeminism in Context studies the representation of women in Australian popular culture over the past three decades to locate postfeminism in a specific time and place. Margaret Henderson and Anthea Taylor argue that ‘postfeminism’, as a critical term, has been too often deployed in ways that…

    eBook – 2019-10-21
    Routledge
    Feminism and Female Sexuality

  • Data-Driven Learning for the Next Generation: Corpora and DDL for Pre-tertiary Learners book cover

    Data-Driven Learning for the Next Generation

    Corpora and DDL for Pre-tertiary Learners, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Crosthwaite

    Despite advancements in and availability of corpus software in language classrooms facilitating data-driven learning (DDL), the use of such methods with pre-tertiary learners remains rare. This book specifically explores the affordances of DDL for younger learners, testing its viability with…

    eBook – 2019-10-21
    Routledge

  • More Grammar to Get Things Done: Daily Lessons for Teaching Grammar in Context book cover

    More Grammar to Get Things Done

    Daily Lessons for Teaching Grammar in Context, 1st Edition

    By Darren Crovitz, Michelle D. Devereaux

    CO-PUBLISHED BY ROUTLEDGE AND THE NATIONAL COUNCIL OF TEACHERS OF ENGLISH Complementing Crovitz and Devereaux’s successful Grammar to Get Things Done, this book demystifies grammar in context and offers day-by-day guides for teaching ten grammar concepts, giving teachers a model and vocabulary for…

    eBook – 2019-10-21
    Routledge

  • Orwell Reconsidered book cover

    Orwell Reconsidered

    1st Edition

    By Stephen Ingle

    George Orwell has had a profound influence on modern politics and culture. He is regularly invoked as an authority by journalists, commentators and politicians, and his works speak with increasing relevance to our polarised and media-saturated society. Stephen Ingle explores Orwell’s character, his…

    eBook – 2019-10-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Radical History and Politics

  • Approaches to the Study of Sound Structure and Speech: Interdisciplinary Work in Honour of Katarzyna Dziubalska-Kołaczyk book cover

    Approaches to the Study of Sound Structure and Speech

    Interdisciplinary Work in Honour of Katarzyna Dziubalska-Kołaczyk, 1st Edition

    Edited by Magdalena Wrembel, Agnieszka Kiełkiewicz-Janowiak, Piotr Gąsiorowski

    This innovative work highlights interdisciplinary research on phonetics and phonology across multiple languages, building on the extensive body of work of Katarzyna Dziubalska-Kołaczyk on the study of sound structure and speech. // The book features concise contributions from both established and…

    eBook – 2019-10-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Linguistics

  • French Thought and Literary Theory in the UK book cover

    French Thought and Literary Theory in the UK

    1st Edition

    Edited by Irving Goh

    This collection presents a sort of counter-history or counter-genealogy of the globalization of French thought from the point of view of scholars working in the UK. While the dominating discourse would attribute the US as the source of that globalization, particularly through the 1966 conference on…

    eBook – 2019-10-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

  • Spectrums of Shakespearean Crossdressing: The Art of Performing Women book cover

    Spectrums of Shakespearean Crossdressing

    The Art of Performing Women, 1st Edition

    By Courtney Bailey Parker

    Since young male players were the norm during the English Renaissance, were all cross-dressed performances of female characters played with the same degree of seriousness? Probably not. Spectrums of Representation in Shakespearean Crossdressing examines these varied types of female characters in…

    eBook – 2019-10-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Shakespeare

  • Children's Literature book cover

    Children's Literature

    1st Edition

    By Carrie Hintz

    Children’s Literature is an accessible introduction to this engaging field. Carrie Hintz offers a defining conceptual overview of children’s literature that presents its competing histories, its cultural contexts, and the theoretical debates it has instigated. Positioned within the wider field of…

    eBook – 2019-10-18
    Routledge
    The New Critical Idiom

  • The Aesthetics and Politics of Linguistic Borders: Multilingualism in Northern European Literature book cover

    The Aesthetics and Politics of Linguistic Borders

    Multilingualism in Northern European Literature, 1st Edition

    Edited by Heidi Grönstrand, Markus Huss, Ralf Kauranen

    This collection showcases a multivalent approach to the study of literary multilingualism, embodied in contemporary Nordic literature. While previous approaches to literary multilingualism have tended to take a textual or authorship focus, this book advocates for a theoretical perspective which…

    eBook – 2019-10-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Multilingualism

  • Multilingual Life Writing by French and Francophone Women: Translingual Selves book cover

    Multilingual Life Writing by French and Francophone Women

    Translingual Selves, 1st Edition

    By Natalie Edwards

    This volume examines the ways in which multilingual women authors incorporate several languages into their life writing. It compares the work of six contemporary authors who write predominantly in French. It analyses the narrative strategies they develop to incorporate more than one language into…

    eBook – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Auto/Biography Studies

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