E-books: Language & Literature

  • Redefining Tandem Language and Culture Learning in Higher Education book cover

    Redefining Tandem Language and Culture Learning in Higher Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Claire Tardieu, Céline Horgues

    Redefining Tandem Language and Culture Learning in Higher Education provides an overview of a specific type of learning, called tandem language and culture learning, which was created and developed in Europe after the Second World War, before reaching other continents. Through focusing on higher…

    eBook – 2019-08-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Language and Intercultural Communication

  • The Religious Rhetoric of U.S. Presidential Candidates: A Corpus Linguistics Approach to the Rhetorical God Gap book cover

    The Religious Rhetoric of U.S. Presidential Candidates

    A Corpus Linguistics Approach to the Rhetorical God Gap, 1st Edition

    By Arnaud Vincent

    Drawing on corpus linguistic methods of analysis, this book critically examines the "rhetorical God gap" in American political discourse between the Democratic and Republican parties. The volume investigates the claims (which have often not been substantiated by quantitative data in the literature…

    eBook – 2019-08-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Corpus Linguistics

  • Visualising the Empire of Capital book cover

    Visualising the Empire of Capital

    1st Edition

    By Martyn Hudson

    Methods of visualising modernity and capitalism have been central to classical social science. Those methods of seeing, specifically in the work of Marx, were attempts to capture visually the fragmenting edifice of capital in its death throes and were part of a project to hasten its demise - yet…

    eBook – 2019-08-21
    Routledge
    Visual Modernities

  • Korean book cover

    Korean

    1st Edition

    By Ho-min Sohn

    This work, first published in 1994, provides a framework which covers the major aspects of contemporary standard Korean and allows cross-language comparisons. It offers a wide-ranging and comprehensive grammatical description of Korean, covering syntax, morphology, phonology, ideophone/…

    eBook – 2019-08-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Korean Studies

  • Poems from Korea: From the Earliest Era to the Present book cover

    Poems from Korea

    From the Earliest Era to the Present, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter H. Lee

    The Koreans, according to the Chinese chronicles, are ‘the people who enjoy singing and dancing’ and who regaled their gods with dance and song. Since then poetry has been an essential part of Korean life and has been regarded as the highest of the arts. In this first comprehensive anthology of…

    eBook – 2019-08-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Korean Studies

  • Nationalism, Language, and Identity in India: Measures of Community book cover

    Nationalism, Language, and Identity in India

    Measures of Community, 1st Edition

    By A P Ashwin Kumar

    This book examines linguistic nationalism in India. It focuses on the emergence of language as a marker of identity by analysing themes such as Linguistic Reorganization of States, nationalism, philology, and linguistic identity. Formulating a novel conception of doxastic nature of community…

    eBook – 2019-08-21
    Routledge India

  • Understanding Abstract Concepts across Modes in Multimodal Discourse: A Cognitive Linguistic Approach book cover

    Understanding Abstract Concepts across Modes in Multimodal Discourse

    A Cognitive Linguistic Approach, 1st Edition

    By Elżbieta Górska

    This volume looks at spatialization of abstract concepts in verbo-pictorial aphorisms at work in the cartoons of a single artist. While extensive work has been done in studying spatialization of abstract concepts in grammar and lexicon within cognitive linguistics, this book is the first of its…

    eBook – 2019-08-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Linguistics

  • Media Law Through Science Fiction: Do Androids Dream of Electric Free Speech? book cover

    Media Law Through Science Fiction

    Do Androids Dream of Electric Free Speech?, 1st Edition

    By Daxton R. Stewart

    Attorney and legal scholar Daxton Stewart examines the intersection of media law and science fiction, exploring the past, present, and future of communication technology and policy debates. Science fiction offers a vast array of possibilities anticipating future communication technologies and their…

    eBook – 2019-08-20
    Routledge

  • Linguistics and Law book cover

    Linguistics and Law

    1st Edition

    By Jeffrey P. Kaplan

    Linguistics and Law offers a clear and concise introduction to making sense of the law through linguistics. Drawing on lexical semantics, syntax, and pragmatics to interpret both written and spoken laws, this book: addresses how to interpret legal documents such as contracts, statutes,…

    eBook – 2019-08-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Guides to Linguistics

  • Spanish Heritage Learners' Emerging Literacy: Empirical Research and Classroom Practice book cover

    Spanish Heritage Learners' Emerging Literacy

    Empirical Research and Classroom Practice, 1st Edition

    By Flavia Belpoliti, Encarna Bermejo

    Spanish Heritage Learners' Emerging Literacy: Empirical Research and Classroom Practice introduces a comprehensive, multi-level empirical study on the writing abilities of Spanish Heritage Learners at the beginner level; the findings guide a broad selection of instructional activities and…

    eBook – 2019-08-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Spanish Language Teaching

  • Old English Prose: Basic Readings book cover

    Old English Prose

    Basic Readings, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul E. Szarmach

    With the decline of formalism and its predilection for Old English poetry, Old English prose is leaving the periphery and moving into the center of literary and cultural discussion. The extensive corpus of Old English prose lends many texts of various kinds to the current debates over literary…

    eBook – 2019-08-15
    Routledge
    Basic Readings in Anglo-Saxon England

  • The Complete Russian Folktale: v. 3: Russian Wondertales 1 - Tales of Heroes and Villains book cover

    The Complete Russian Folktale: v. 3: Russian Wondertales 1 - Tales of Heroes and Villains

    1st Edition

    By Jack V. Haney

    These stories of magic and heroism, and of terrifying encounters with Baba Yaga, Zmei the serpent, and Koshchei the Immortal, are surely the best-known and best-loved folktales of Russia. A wondertale tells of a young person's first venture into a perilous world, where he or she must solve a riddle…

    eBook – 2019-08-15
    Routledge

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