English Language & Applied Linguistics

We provide researchers, professionals, lecturers and students with books, Journals, eProducts, Resources and Information in the subject of English Language & Linguistics.

Routledge English Language and Linguistics features a wide range of products from encyclopedias and Handbooks to research monographs, cutting-edge supplementary texts and accessible introductory textbooks. We publish market-leading textbooks on subjects ranging from Theoretical Linguistics to Sociolinguistics, Translation Studies to Second Language Acquisition. Our textbooks are supported by additional online material, including our Translation Studies Portal, which offers a wide range of free resources. Our handbook series in Applied Linguistics, Linguistics and English Language are expanding every year and we publish research monographs in all key areas.

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104Series in English Language & Applied Linguistics

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1,383New Products

  • The Routledge Course in Translation Annotation


    By Ali Almanna

    The Routledge Course in Translation Annotation: Arabic-English-Arabic is a key coursebook for students and practitioners of translation studies. Focusing on one of the most prominent developments in translation studies, annotation for translation purposes, it provides the reader with the…

    Paperback – 2015-11-24

  • Thinking Italian Translation

    A course in translation method: Italian to English, 2nd Edition

    By Stella Cragie, Ian Higgins, Sándor Hervey, Patrizia Gambarotta

    Thinking Italian Translation is an indispensable course for students who want to develop their Italian to English translation skills. This new edition includes: up-to-date examples and new source texts from a variety of genres, from journalistic to technical. a brand new section on…

    Paperback – 2015-11-23
    Thinking Translation

  • Multimodality, Learning and Communication

    A social semiotic frame

    By Jeff Bezemer, Gunther Kress

    This state-of-the-art account of research and theorizing brings together multimodality, learning and communication through detailed analyses of signmakers and their meaning-making in museums, hospitals, schools and the home environment. By analyzing video recordings, photographs, screenshots and…

    Paperback – 2015-11-18

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Marketing Contacts

Editorial Contacts

  • Leah Babb-Rosenfeld, Commissioning Editor

    Leah Babb-Rosenfeld acquires books in the areas of Linguistics, Applied Linguistics, Second Language Acquisition, Linguistic Anthropology, and other language and linguistics-related areas. She publishes cutting-edge scholarly books, handbooks, course books, and edited volumes. Some of her key series include: Second Language Acquisition Research; New Perspectives in Language Assessment; Routledge Foundations in Linguistic Anthropology; Research and Resources in Language Teaching; and Cognitive Science and Second Language Acquisition.

  • Andrea Hartill, Senior Publisher (UK)

    Andrea Hartill commissions books in the areas of language learning, translation, and pedagogy, with a special interest in Chinese and Arabic. As an experienced Senior Publisher, she has published books for the scholarly and professional reader, as well as for textbook markets. The Routledge Language list focuses on textbooks, grammars and dictionaries, plus research monographs, handbooks, and encyclopedias. She publishes innovative texts across a wide range of languages, including the less commonly taught languages. She can be found on Twitter @andreahartill and LinkedIn.

  • Nadia Seemungal, Senior Editor

    Nadia Seemungal commissions a range of books across all areas of English language, Linguistics, and Applied Linguistics but has a special focus on theoretical linguistics and English language studies. Nadia works on a variety of titles including textbooks for undergraduates and postgraduates, handbooks, guidebooks, and monographs, and welcomes hearing about projects touching on emerging and cutting-edge areas. Her key series include Routledge Introductions to English Language Studies, Learning about Language, Understanding Language, Routledge Introductions to English for Specific Purposes, Routledge Research in English for Specific Purposes, Routledge Applied Corpus Linguistics, and Routledge Handbooks in Linguistics & English Language Studies.

  • Louisa Semlyen, Senior Publisher (UK)

    Louisa Semlyen oversees the global publishing programme in English Language, Linguistics, and Translation Studies. With over 20 years’ experience, Louisa commissions in Linguistics/Applied Linguistics, Sociolinguistics, and Translation and Interpreting Studies, and welcomes proposals both in established and emerging areas. Louisa publishes textbooks, reference works, scholarly monographs, professional texts, and guidebooks. Her key series include Routledge Introductions to Applied Linguistics; New Perspectives in Translation and Interpreting studies; Translation Practices Explained; Translation Theories Explained; Language, Society and Political Economy; Literacies; Routledge Handbooks in Applied Linguistics and Routledge Handbooks in Translation and Interpreting Studies.


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