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Linguistics in the Digital Age Feature of the Month

Routledge publishes a range of key authors and titles in Linguistics in the Digital Age. Below is a small selection of our recent titles that showcase the diverse range of publications that include accessible and best-selling textbooks, authoritative handbooks, seminal linguistic titles as well as cutting-edge research monographs. These books meet the varied needs and interests of professors, researchers and students working or studying this topic.

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  • Social Media Discourse, (Dis)identifications and Diversities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sirpa Leppanen, Elina Westinen, Samu Kytola

    This volume serves as an in-depth investigation of the diversity of means and practices that constitute (dis)identification and identity construction in social media. Given the increasing prevalence of social media in everyday life and the subsequent growing diversity in the types of participants…

    Hardback – 2016-12-08
    Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • The Discourse of YouTube

    Multimodal Text in a Global Context, 1st Edition

    By Phil Benson

    The Discourse of YouTube explores the cutting edge of contemporary multimodal discourse through an in-depth analysis of structures, processes and content in YouTube discourse. YouTube is often seen as no more than a place to watch videos, but this book argues that YouTube and YouTube pages can also…

    Hardback – 2016-11-09
    Routledge Studies in Multimodality

  • Multilingualism Online

    1st Edition

    By Carmen Lee

    By the co-author of Language Online, this book builds on the earlier work while focusing on multilingualism in the digital world. Drawing on a range of digital media – from email to chatrooms and social media such as Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube – Lee demonstrates how online multilingualism is …

    Paperback – 2016-09-12

  • The Language of Hate

    A Corpus Lingusitic Analysis of White Supremacist Language, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Brindle

    In this book, Andrew Brindle analyzes a corpus of texts taken from a white supremacist web forum which refer to the subject of homosexuality, drawing conclusions about the discourses of extremism and the dissemination of far-right hate speech online. The website from which Brindle’s corpus is drawn…

    Hardback – 2016-06-02
    Routledge Advances in Corpus Linguistics

  • The Sociolinguistics of Digital Englishes

    1st Edition

    By Patricia Friedrich, Eduardo H. Diniz de Figueiredo

    The Sociolinguistics of Digital Englishes introduces core areas of sociolinguistics and explores how each one has been transformed by the current era of digital communication and the Internet. Addressing the changing dynamics of English(es) in the digital age, this ground-breaking book: discusses…

    Paperback – 2016-02-19

  • The Routledge Handbook of Language and Digital Communication

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alexandra Georgakopoulou, Tereza Spilioti

    The Routledge Handbook of Language and Digital Communication provides a comprehensive, state of the art overview of language-focused research on digital communication, taking stock and registering the latest trends that set the agenda for future developments in this thriving and fast moving field.…

    Hardback – 2015-07-27
    Routledge Handbooks in Applied Linguistics

  • Spoken and Written Discourse in Online Interactions

    A Multimodal Approach, 1st Edition

    By Maria Grazia Sindoni

    Common patterns of interactions are altered in the digital world and new patterns of communication have emerged, challenging previous notions of what communication actually is in the contemporary age. Online configurations of interaction, such as video chats, blogging, and social networking…

    Paperback – 2015-07-06
    Routledge Studies in Multimodality

  • Localizing Apps

    A practical guide for translators and translation students, 1st Edition

    By Johann Roturier

    The software industry has undergone rapid development since the beginning of the twenty-first century. These changes have had a profound impact on translators who, due to the evolving nature of digital content, are under increasing pressure to adapt their ways of working. Localizing Apps looks at…

    Paperback – 2015-05-18
    Translation Practices Explained

  • Exploring Digital Communication

    Language in Action, 1st Edition

    By Caroline Tagg

    Routledge Introductions to Applied Linguistics is a series of introductory level textbooks covering the core topics in Applied Linguistics, primarily designed for those beginning postgraduate studies or taking an introductory MA course, as well as advanced undergraduates. Titles in the series are…

    Paperback – 2015-02-23
    Routledge Introductions to Applied Linguistics

  • Discourse and Digital Practices

    Doing discourse analysis in the digital age, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rodney H Jones, Alice Chik, Christoph A Hafner

      Discourse and Digital Practices shows how tools from discourse analysis can be used to help us understand new communication practices associated with digital media, from video gaming and social networking to apps and photo sharing. This cutting-edge book: draws together fourteen eminent…

    Paperback – 2015-02-09

  • Researching Language and Social Media

    A Student Guide, 1st Edition

    By Ruth Page, David Barton, Johann Wolfgang Unger, Michele Zappavigna

    Social Media is fast becoming a key area of linguistic research. This highly accessible guidebook leads students through the process of undertaking research in order to explore the language that people use when they communicate on social media sites. This textbook provides: An introduction to…

    Paperback – 2014-06-27

  • Language Online

    Investigating Digital Texts and Practices, 1st Edition

    By David Barton, Carmen Lee

    In Language Online, David Barton and Carmen Lee investigate the impact of the online world on the study of language. The effects of language use in the digital world can be seen in every aspect of language study, and new ways of researching the field are needed. In this book the authors look at…

    Paperback – 2013-04-18

  • Internet Linguistics

    A Student Guide, 1st Edition

    By David Crystal

    The Internet is now an integral part of contemporary life, and linguists are increasingly studying its influence on language. In this student-friendly guidebook, leading language authority Professor David Crystal follows on from his landmark bestseller Language and the Internet and presents the…

    Paperback – 2011-01-27

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