• The Extreme Right in Interwar France: The Faisceau and the Croix de Feu book cover

    The Extreme Right in Interwar France

    The Faisceau and the Croix de Feu, 1st Edition

    By Samuel Kalman

    Historians of the French extreme right frequently denote the existence of a strong xenophobic and nationalist tradition dating from the 1880s, a perpetual anti-republicanism which pervaded twentieth-century political discourse. Much attention is habitually paid to the interwar era, deemed the…

    Paperback – 2019-06-06
    Routledge

  • The Thriller and Northern Ireland since 1969: Utterly Resigned Terror book cover

    The Thriller and Northern Ireland since 1969

    Utterly Resigned Terror, 1st Edition

    By Aaron Kelly

    For the past 30 years, the so-called 'Troubles' thriller has been the dominant fictional mode for representing Northern Ireland, leading to the charge that the crudity of this popular genre appropriately reflects the social degradation of the North. Aaron Kelly challenges both these judgments,…

    Paperback – 2019-06-06
    Routledge
    Studies in European Cultural Transition

  • Neoliberalism and English Language Education Policies in the Arabian Gulf book cover

    Neoliberalism and English Language Education Policies in the Arabian Gulf

    1st Edition

    By Osman Z. Barnawi

    Over the past two decades, the Arabian oil-rich Gulf countries have faced enormous social, political, economic, cultural, religious, ideological and epistemological upheaval. Through detailed, critical comparative investigation, Neoliberalism and English Language Education Policies in the Arabian…

    Paperback – 2019-06-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Language Education

  • Prominence and Locality in Grammar: The Syntax and Semantics of Wh-Questions and Reflexives book cover

    Prominence and Locality in Grammar

    The Syntax and Semantics of Wh-Questions and Reflexives, 1st Edition

    By Jianhua Hu

    This book challenges the current consensus on the analysis of wh-questions and reflexives from the perspective of the syntax-semantics interface. An integrated approach incorporating analyses of the interaction between different levels of linguistic knowledge is proposed. It argues that the…

    Hardback – 2019-06-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Chinese Linguistics

  • The Italian Legal Tradition book cover

    The Italian Legal Tradition

    1st Edition

    By Thomas Glyn Watkin

    First published in 1997, this volume provides the reader from a common law background with an introduction to the Legal System and basic private law institutions of contemporary Italy. It aims to afford a basic understanding, rather than a detailed presentation, of Italian law, through an…

    Hardback – 2019-06-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Qualitative Research Topics in Language Teacher Education book cover

    Qualitative Research Topics in Language Teacher Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gary Barkhuizen

    Student and novice researchers may have a general idea for a topic they would like to research, but have a difficult time settling on a more specific topic and its associated research questions. Addressing this problem, this book features contributions from over thirty diverse and experienced…

    Paperback – 2019-06-04
    Routledge

  • African American English and the Achievement Gap: The Role of Dialectal Code Switching book cover

    African American English and the Achievement Gap

    The Role of Dialectal Code Switching, 1st Edition

    By Holly K. Craig

    Many African American children make use of African American English (AAE) in their everyday lives, and face academic barriers when introduced to Standard American English (SAE) in the classroom. Research has shown that students who can adapt and use SAE for academic purposes demonstrate…

    Paperback – 2019-06-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • The Pluricentricity Debate: On Austrian German and other Germanic Standard Varieties book cover

    The Pluricentricity Debate

    On Austrian German and other Germanic Standard Varieties, 1st Edition

    By Stefan Dollinger

    This book unpacks a 30-year debate about the pluricentricity of German. It examines the concept of pluricentricity, an idea implicit to the study of World Englishes, which expressly allows for national standard varieties, and the notion of "pluri-areality," which seeks to challenge the former.…

    Hardback – 2019-06-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Linguistics

  • The Routledge Handbook of Spanish Translation Studies book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Spanish Translation Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Roberto A. Valdeón, África Vidal

    Written by leading experts in the area, The Routledge Handbook of Spanish Translation Studies brings together original contributions representing a culmination of the extensive research to date within the field of Spanish Translation Studies. The Handbook covers a variety of translation related…

    Hardback – 2019-05-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Spanish Language Handbooks

  • Focus Manifestation in Mandarin Chinese and Cantonese: A Comparative Perspective book cover

    Focus Manifestation in Mandarin Chinese and Cantonese

    A Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Peppina Po-lun Lee

    One prominent function of natural language is to convey information. One peculiarity is that it does not do so randomly, but in a structured way, with information structuring formally recognized to be a component of grammar. Among all information structuring notions, focus is one primitive needed…

    Hardback – 2019-05-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Chinese Linguistics

  • Translation and Literature in East Asia: Between Visibility and Invisibility book cover

    Translation and Literature in East Asia

    Between Visibility and Invisibility, 1st Edition

    By Jieun Kiaer, Jennifer Guest, Xiaofan Amy Li

    Translation and Literature in East Asia: Between Visibility and Invisibility explores the issues involved in translation between Chinese, Japanese and Korean, as well as from these languages into European languages, with an eye to comparing the cultures of translation within East Asia and tracking…

    Hardback – 2019-05-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in East Asian Translation

  • Social Changes and Yuwen Education in Post-Mao China: Control, Conformity and Contradiction book cover

    Social Changes and Yuwen Education in Post-Mao China

    Control, Conformity and Contradiction, 1st Edition

    By Min Tao

    Inspired by the author’s observations of the language curriculum as a practising teacher for the past 20 years, this book addresses how the high school Chinese language and literacy (Yuwen) curriculum in China was controlled and directed in the post-Mao era. Examining the social and political…

    Hardback – 2019-05-09
    Routledge
    Education and Society in China

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