E-books: Language & Literature

  • Being Janana: Language and Sexuality in Contemporary India book cover

    Being Janana

    Language and Sexuality in Contemporary India, 1st Edition

    By Ila Nagar

    Being Janana focuses on same-sex desiring male-bodied subjects in Lucknow, India, and explores how they make meaning in the marginalization of their desire through language performativity. Along with their desire for other men, jananas maintain ostensibly heteronormatively and culturally defined…

    eBook – 2019-09-17
    Routledge
    Theorizing Ethnography

  • An Anthology of Russian Literature from Earliest Writings to Modern Fiction: Introduction to a Culture book cover

    An Anthology of Russian Literature from Earliest Writings to Modern Fiction

    Introduction to a Culture, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas Rzhevsky

    Russia has a rich, huge, unwieldy cultural tradition. How to grasp it? This classroom reader is designed to respond to that problem. The literary works selected for inclusion in this anthology introduce the core cultural and historic themes of Russia's civilisation. Each text has resonance…

    eBook – 2019-09-16
    Routledge

  • Critical Pragmatic Studies on Chinese Public Discourse book cover

    Critical Pragmatic Studies on Chinese Public Discourse

    1st Edition

    By Xinren Chen

    Public discourse constitutes the language environment of a town or a city, which forms part of the social environment of a country or a region. Based on extensive first-hand data collected from public places, mass media and the Internet, this monograph attempts critical pragmatic studies of public…

    eBook – 2019-09-16
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Coleridge Notebooks V1 Text book cover

    Coleridge Notebooks V1 Text

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kathleen Coburn

    First published in 2002. Volume 1 of the Text on the Notebooks of Samuel Taylor Coleridge, spanning from 1794 to 1804. The volume is in two parts, text and notes. During his adult life until his death in 1834, Coleridge made entries in more than sixty notebooks. Neither commonplace books nor…

    eBook – 2019-09-16
    Routledge

  • Coleridge Notebooks V2 Notes book cover

    Coleridge Notebooks V2 Notes

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kathleen Coburn

    First published in 2002. Volume 2 of the notes on the Notebooks of Samuel Taylor Coleridge, spanning from 1804 to 1808. The volume is in two parts, text and notes.…

    eBook – 2019-09-16
    Routledge

  • Coleridge Notebooks V4 Text book cover

    Coleridge Notebooks V4 Text

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kathleen Coburn

    During his adult life until his death in 1834, Coleridge made entries in more than sixty notebooks. Neither commonplace books nor diaries, but something of both, they contain notes on literary, theological, philosophical, scientific, social and psychological matters, plans for and fragments of…

    eBook – 2019-09-16
    Routledge

  • Coleridge Notebooks V3 Text book cover

    Coleridge Notebooks V3 Text

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kathleen Coburn

    First published in 2002. Volume 3 of the Text on the Notebooks of Samuel Taylor Coleridge, spanning from 1808 to 1819. The volume is in two parts, text and notes. During his adult life until his death in 1834, Coleridge made entries in more than sixty notebooks. Neither commonplace books nor…

    eBook – 2019-09-16
    Routledge

  • Coleridge Notebooks V2 Text book cover

    Coleridge Notebooks V2 Text

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kathleen Coburn

    Volume 2 of the Text on the Notebooks of Samuel Taylor Coleridge, spanning from 1804 to 1808. The volume is in two parts, text and notes. During his adult life until his death in 1834, Coleridge made entries in more than sixty notebooks. Neither commonplace books nor diaries, but something of both,…

    eBook – 2019-09-16
    Routledge

  • Coleridge Notebooks V5 Text book cover

    Coleridge Notebooks V5 Text

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kathleen Coburn

    During his adult life until his death in 1834, Coleridge made entries in more than sixty notebooks. Neither commonplace books nor diaries, but something of both, they contain notes on literary, theological, philosophical, scientific, social and psychological matters, plans for and fragments of…

    eBook – 2019-09-16
    Routledge

  • Shakespeare's Tempest and Capitalism: The Storm of History book cover

    Shakespeare's Tempest and Capitalism

    The Storm of History, 1st Edition

    By Helen C. Scott

    In this forceful study, Helen C. Scott situates The Tempest within Marxist analyses of the ‘primitive accumulation’ of capital, which she suggests help explain the play’s continued and particular resonance. The ‘storm’ of the title refers both to Shakespeare’s Tempest hurtling through time, and to…

    eBook – 2019-09-12
    Routledge

  • English for Vocational Purposes: Language Use in Trades Education book cover

    English for Vocational Purposes

    Language Use in Trades Education, 1st Edition

    By Averil Coxhead, Jean Parkinson, James Mackay, Emma McLaughlin

    English for Vocational Purposes provides a linguistic description of English in the context of the trades and investigates how this specialist language is used in real-world contexts. As the demand for English-speaking workers in the trades grows internationally, a major gap in the research on…

    eBook – 2019-09-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in English for Specific Purposes

  • Folklinguistics and Social Meaning in Australian English book cover

    Folklinguistics and Social Meaning in Australian English

    1st Edition

    By Cara Penry Williams

    Folklinguistics and Social Meaning in Australian English presents an original study of Australian English and, via this, insights into Australian society. Utilising folklinguistic accounts, it uncovers everyday understandings of contemporary Australian English through variations across linguistic…

    eBook – 2019-09-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in World Englishes

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