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2017 Linguistics, Language & Translation Titles for Review

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  • Exploring English Language Teaching

    Language in Action, 2nd Edition

    By Graham Hall

    Routledge Introductions to Applied Linguistics is a series of introductory level textbooks covering the core topics in Applied Linguistics, primarily designed for those entering postgraduate studies and language professionals returning to academic study. The books take an innovative ‘practice to…

    Hardback – 2017-10-04
    Routledge Introductions to Applied Linguistics

  • Workplace Writing

    Beyond the Text

    By Stephen Bremner

    Workplace Writing: Beyond the Text draws together a wealth of research into different aspects of writing in workplace settings, creating a comprehensive picture of workplace writing and covering factors and activities that go far beyond the text. In a full analysis of the challenges facing the…

    Paperback – 2017-09-26

  • Lingüística hispánica actual

    Guía didáctica y materiales de apoyo

    By Javier Munoz-Basols, Manel Lacorte

    Lingüística hispánica actual provides step-by-step instructions on how to plan, design, and teach introductory Hispanic Linguistics courses. It is a versatile resource, which can be used in conjunction with Introducción a la lingüística hispánica actual: teoría y práctica. It contains an answer…

    Hardback – 2017-09-26
    Routledge Introductions to Spanish Language and Linguistics

  • Language Isolates

    Edited by Lyle Campbell

    Language Isolates explores this fascinating group of languages that surprisingly comprise a third of the world’s languages. Individual chapters written by experts on these languages examine the world's major language isolates by geographic regions, with up-to-date descriptions of many, including…

    Hardback – 2017-09-25
    Routledge Language Family Series

  • Translation: The Basics

    By Juliane House

    Translation: The Basics is an accessible and comprehensive introduction to the study of translation. Combining traditional text-based views with the context of translation in its widest sense, it presents an integrated approach to methodology in order to critically address influences such as power…

    Paperback – 2017-09-22
    The Basics

  • Vocabulary and English for Specific Purposes Research

    Quantitative and Qualitative Perspectives

    By Averil Coxhead

    This volume provides an important contribution to the study of vocabulary and its relationship to English for Specific Purposes (ESP) research and teaching. Focussing on quantitative and qualitative approaches, this book draws on a wide range of literature to explores key issues that include: how…

    Hardback – 2017-09-21
    Routledge Research in English for Specific Purposes

  • Corpus Triangulation

    Combining Data and Methods in Corpus-Based Translation Studies

    By Sofia Malamatidou

    Despite the recognition that corpus-based translation research would benefit from the triangulation of corpora, little has been done in the direction of actually employing combined corpus data and methods in the field. This book aims to address this gap by providing a much needed detailed account…

    Hardback – 2017-09-19
    Routledge Studies in Empirical Translation

  • Interpreting and the Politics of Recognition

    The IATIS Yearbook

    Edited by Christopher Stone, Lorraine Leeson

    Interpreting and the Politics of Recognition investigates the historical, ethical and professional dimensions of this, arguably, most widespread form of intercultural communication. Covering key topics from colonialism to representation, ethics and power, it looks at the different linguistic…

    Hardback – 2017-09-18
    The IATIS Yearbook

  • Teaching English as an International Language

    Implementing, Reviewing, and Re-Envisioning World Englishes in Language Education

    By Roby Marlina

    How do teachers inspire students to learn to appreciate different Englishes? Has anyone tried to teach world Englishes? If so, what do they do and how do they feel about it? Most importantly, do students see the benefits in learning about world Englishes? This book responds to these questions by 1)…

    Hardback – 2017-09-14
    Routledge Studies in World Englishes

  • Posthumanist Applied Linguistics

    By Alastair Pennycook

    Drawing on a range of contexts and data sources, from urban multilingualism to studies of animal communication, Posthumanist Applied Linguistics offers us alternative ways of thinking about the human predicament, with major implications for research, education and politics. Exploring the advent of…

    Paperback – 2017-09-13

  • Arabic in Israel

    Language, Identity and Conflict

    By Muhammad Amara

    In Arabic in Israel, Muhammad Amara analyses the status of Arabic following the creation of the State of Israel and documents its impact on the individual and collective identity of Israel’s Palestinian Arab citizens. The interplay of language and identity in conflict situations is also examined.…

    Paperback – 2017-09-13
    Routledge Studies in Language and Identity

  • Current Research in Puerto Rican Linguistics

    Edited by Melvin González-Rivera

    Current Research in Puerto Rican Linguistics is an edited collection of original contributions which explores the idiosyncratic grammatical properties of Puerto Rican Spanish. The book focuses on the structural aspects of linguistics, analysed with a variety of frameworks and methodological…

    Hardback – 2017-09-11
    Routledge Studies in Hispanic and Lusophone Linguistics

  • English Phonetics and Pronunciation Practice

    By Paul Carley, Inger M. Mees, Beverley Collins

    English Phonetics and Pronunciation Practice provides a unique introduction to basic articulatory phonetics for students of English. Built around an extensive collection of practice materials, this book teaches the pronunciation of modern standard non-regional British English to intermediate and…

    Paperback – 2017-09-08

  • Ovid's Metamorphoses

    A Reader for Students in Elementary College Latin

    By Christine L. Albright

    Ovid’s Metamorphoses is a Latin reader designed to partner existing elementary Latin textbooks. The book features thirty compelling stories, graduated in difficulty and adapted from Ovid’s epic Metamorphoses into prose. The original poem contains many different stories united thematically by the…

    Paperback – 2017-09-06

  • Translating Foreign Otherness

    Cross-Cultural Anxiety in Modern China

    By Yifeng Sun

    This book explores the deep-rooted anxiety about foreign otherness manifest through translation in modern China in its endeavours to engage in cross-cultural exchanges. It offers to theorize and contextualize a related range of issues concerning translation practice in response to foreign otherness…

    Hardback – 2017-09-04
    Routledge Advances in Translation and Interpreting Studies

  • Quantitative Approaches to the Russian Language

    Edited by Mikhail Kopotev, Olga Lyashevskaya, Arto Mustajoki

    This edited collection presents a range of methods that can be used to analyse linguistic data quantitatively. A series of case studies of Russian data spanning different aspects of modern linguistics serve as the basis for a discussion of methodological and theoretical issues in linguistic data…

    Hardback – 2017-09-04

  • Urban Sociolinguistics

    The City as a Linguistic Process and Experience

    Edited by Dick Smakman, Patrick Heinrich

    From Los Angeles to Tokyo, Urban Sociolinguistics is a sociolinguistic study of twelve urban settings around the world. Building on William Labov’s famous New York Study, the authors demonstrate how language use in these areas is changing based on belief systems, behavioural norms, day-to-day…

    Paperback – 2017-08-31

  • The Routledge Handbook of English as a Lingua Franca


    The Routledge Handbook of English as a Lingua Franca (ELF) provides an accessible, authoritative and comprehensive introduction to the main theories, concepts, contexts and applications of this rapidly developing field of study.Including 47 state-of-the art chapters from leading international…

    Hardback – 2017-08-30
    Routledge Handbooks in Applied Linguistics

  • Introducing Multilingualism

    A Social Approach, 2nd Edition

    By Kristine Horner, Jean Jacques Weber

    Introducing Multilingualism is a comprehensive and user-friendly introduction to the dynamic field of multilingualism. Adopting a compelling social and critical approach and covering important social and educational issues, the authors expertly guide readers through the established theories,…

    Paperback – 2017-08-29

  • Fictional Translators

    Rethinking Translation through Literature

    By Rosemary Arrojo

    Through close readings of select stories and novels by well-known writers from different literary traditions, Fictional Translators invites readers to rethink the main clichés associated with translations. Rosemary Arrojo shines a light on the transformative character of the translator’s role and…

    Paperback – 2017-08-23
    New Perspectives in Translation and Interpreting Studies

  • The Routledge Handbook of Language and Politics

    Edited by Ruth Wodak, Bernhard Forchtner

    The Routledge Handbook of Language and Politics provides a comprehensive overview of this important and dynamic area of study and research. Language is indispensable to initiating, justifying, legitimatising and coordinating action as well as negotiating conflict and, as such, is intrinsically…

    Hardback – 2017-08-22
    Routledge Handbooks in Linguistics

  • Studies in Corpus-Based Sociolinguistics

    Edited by Eric Friginal

    Studies in Corpus-Based Sociolinguistics illustrates how sociolinguistic approaches and linguistic distributions from corpora can be effectively combined to produce meaningful studies of language use and language variation. Three major parts comprise the volume focusing on: (1) Corpora and the…

    Hardback – 2017-08-22

  • The Routledge Course in Korean Translation

    By Jieun Kiaer

    The Routledge Course in Korean Translation brings together for the first time materials dedicated to the theory and practice of translation to and from Korean. This advanced course in Korean translation discusses cross-linguistic and cross-cultural issues that arise in the course of Korean-English…

    Paperback – 2017-08-21

  • Technology in Language Learning: An Overview

    By Bryan Smith

    This module on technology in language learning provides novice and experienced second and foreign language (L2) teachers alike with an introduction to the field of computer-assisted language learning (CALL). The module first provides a historical overview of the field and then explores the most…

    Paperback – 2017-08-21
    The Routledge E-Modules on Contemporary Language Teaching