Taylor & Francis India: Language & Literature

  • The Early Modern English Calendar: A Reference Guide book cover

    The Early Modern English Calendar

    A Reference Guide, 1st Edition

    By Phebe Jensen

    Depending on variables such as rank, level of literacy, gender, and occupation, English society in the early modern period operated according to a number of different calendrical time schemes. These included the astronomical time that fundamentally set the duration of days and years; the seasons,…

    Hardback – 2020-03-28
    Routledge

  • Referring in a Second Language: Studies on Reference to Person in a Multilingual World book cover

    Referring in a Second Language

    Studies on Reference to Person in a Multilingual World, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jonathon Ryan, Peter Crosthwaite

    The introduction and tracking of reference to people or individuals, known as referential movement, is a central feature of coherence, and accounts for “about every third word of discourse”. Located at the intersection of pragmatics and grammar, reference is now proving a rich and enduring source…

    Hardback – 2020-03-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Applied Linguistics

  • Diachronic Perspectives and Synchronic Variation in Southern Min book cover

    Diachronic Perspectives and Synchronic Variation in Southern Min

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chinfa Lien, Alain Peyraube

    Diachronic Perspectives and Synchronic Variation in Southern Min aims to address a range of grammatical phenomena in Southern Min. The Sinitic languages show divergence not only in phonology but also in grammar. Together with Hakka, Yue and part of Wu, Min forms the two major Southern groups of…

    Hardback – 2020-03-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Chinese Linguistics

  • Aspects of Language Development in an Intensive English Program book cover

    Aspects of Language Development in an Intensive English Program

    1st Edition

    By Alan Juffs

    While there is much in the literature on ESL development, this book is the first of its kind to track the development of specific language abilities in an Intensive English Program (IEP) longitudinally and highlights the implications of this particular study’s findings for future IEP implementation…

    Hardback – 2020-03-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Applied Linguistics

  • Thematic Structure and Para-Syntax: Arabic as a Case Study book cover

    Thematic Structure and Para-Syntax: Arabic as a Case Study

    1st Edition

    By James Dickins

    Thematic Structure and Para-Syntax: Arabic as a Case Study presents a structural analysis of Arabic, providing an alternative to the traditional notions of theme and rheme. Taking Arabic as a case study, this book claims that approaches to thematic structure propounded in universalist linguistic…

    Hardback – 2020-03-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Arabic Linguistics

  • Linguistic Variation and Social Practices of Normative Masculinity: Authority and Multifunctional Humour in a Dublin Sports Club book cover

    Linguistic Variation and Social Practices of Normative Masculinity

    Authority and Multifunctional Humour in a Dublin Sports Club, 1st Edition

    By Fergus O'Dwyer

    This book explores the ways in which linguistic variation and complex social practices interact toward the formation of male interactional identities in a sports club in Dublin, illustrating the affordances of studying sporting contexts in contributing to advancing sociolinguistic theory. Adopting…

    Hardback – 2020-03-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • The Divine in Modern Hebrew Literature book cover

    The Divine in Modern Hebrew Literature

    1st Edition

    By Neta Stahl

    Demonstrating the pervasive presence of God in modern Hebrew literature, this book explores the qualities that twentieth-century Hebrew writers attributed to the divine, and examines their functions against the simplistic dichotomy between religious and secular literature. The volume follows both…

    Hardback – 2020-03-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Jewish Studies Series

  • Pedagogy in the Novels of J.M. Coetzee: The Affect of Literature book cover

    Pedagogy in the Novels of J.M. Coetzee

    The Affect of Literature, 1st Edition

    By Aparna Mishra Tarc

    Critically analyzing the representation of pedagogy in the novels of J.M. Coetzee, this insightful text illustrates the author’s profound conception of learning and personal development as something which takes place well beyond formal education. Bringing together critical and educational theory,…

    Hardback – 2020-03-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Multilingual Approaches for Teaching and Learning: From Acknowledging to Capitalising on Multilingualism in European Mainstream Education book cover

    Multilingual Approaches for Teaching and Learning

    From Acknowledging to Capitalising on Multilingualism in European Mainstream Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Claudine Kirsch, Joana Duarte

    Multilingual Approaches for Teaching and Learning outlines the opportunities and challenges of multilingual approaches in mainstream education in Europe. The book, which draws on research findings from several officially monolingual, bilingual, and multilingual countries in Europe, discusses…

    Hardback – 2020-03-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Language Education

  • Korean Morphosyntax: Focusing on Clitics and Their Roles in Syntax book cover

    Korean Morphosyntax: Focusing on Clitics and Their Roles in Syntax

    1st Edition

    By Hee-Rahk Chae

    Korean Morphosyntax: Focusing on Clitics and Their Roles in Syntax presents a theory-neutral comprehensive analysis of Korean morphosyntax for advanced students and scholars of Korean language and linguistics. This book focuses on the morphosyntactic status of particles in Korean and highlights…

    Hardback – 2020-03-12
    Routledge

  • Post-Sixties Narratives as Cultural Criticism: Seeking Radical Change in America book cover

    Post-Sixties Narratives as Cultural Criticism

    Seeking Radical Change in America, 1st Edition

    By Lin Xiang

    This book examines the cultural criticism led by New York intellectuals from the 1960s onwards, considering the influence of such critique on American collective memory and contemporary public culture. With a focus on essays that appeared in Dissent magazine—one of the most important journals of…

    Hardback – 2020-03-12
    Routledge

  • Guido Cavalcanti: Poet of the Rational Animal book cover

    Guido Cavalcanti

    Poet of the Rational Animal, 1st Edition

    By Gregory B. Stone

    Guido Cavalcanti, Dante’s intellectual mentor, is widely considered among the greatest Italian lyric poets; his famous and notoriously difficult philosophical canzone Donna me prega is often characterized as the most studied lyric poem in Italian literature. This book situates Cavalcanti’s poetry…

    Hardback – 2020-03-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Renaissance Literature and Culture

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