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  • English as a Medium of Instruction in Postcolonial Contexts: Issues of Quality, Equity and Social Justice book cover

    English as a Medium of Instruction in Postcolonial Contexts

    Issues of Quality, Equity and Social Justice

    Edited by Lizzie O. Milligan, Leon Tikly

    Almost all low- and middle-income postcolonial countries now use English or another dominant language as the medium of instruction for some, if not all, of the basic education cycle. Much of the literature about language-in-education in such countries has focused on the instrumentalist value of…

    Hardback – 2017-12-05 
    Routledge

  • Cineliteracy: Learning Languages Through Short Films book cover

    Cineliteracy

    Learning Languages Through Short Films

    By Carmen Herrero, Ana Valbuena, Isabelle Vanderschelden, Jessica Frye, Yanmei Wu

    Cineliteracy: Language Learning Through Short Films is a much needed guide for language teachers seeking to integrate multimedia into the language classroom. Divided into two parts, the first part offers an extensive introduction to a number of strategies for using moving images in the language…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01 
    Routledge

  • Lusophone, Galician, and Hispanic Linguistics: Bridging Frames and Traditions book cover

    Lusophone, Galician, and Hispanic Linguistics

    Bridging Frames and Traditions

    By Fernando Tejedo-Herrero

    Edited by Gabriel Rei-Doval

    Lusophone, Galician and Hispanic Linguistics examines the existing historiographic, foundational and methodological issues surrounding Lusophone and Hispanic linguistics and presents the latest research that will be of interest to scholars in those fields. The volume offers a balanced…

    Hardback – 2017-12-01 
    Routledge

  • Mind, Language and Subjectivity: Minimal Content and the Theory of Thought book cover

    Mind, Language and Subjectivity

    Minimal Content and the Theory of Thought

    By Nicholas Georgalis

    In this monograph Nicholas Georgalis further develops his important work on minimal content, recasting and providing novel solutions to several of the fundamental problems faced by philosophers of language. His theory defends and explicates the importance of ‘thought-tokens’ and minimal content and…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • An Introduction to Foreign Language Learning and Teaching book cover

    An Introduction to Foreign Language Learning and Teaching

    3rd Edition

    By Keith Johnson

    An Introduction to Foreign Language Learning and Teaching provides an engaging, student-friendly guide to the field of foreign language learning and teaching. Aimed at students with no background in the area and taking a task-based approach, this book: introduces the theoretical and practical…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01 
    Routledge
    Learning about Language

  • The Language of Jokes in the Digital Age: Viral Humour book cover

    The Language of Jokes in the Digital Age

    Viral Humour

    By Delia Chiaro

    In this accessible book, Delia Chiaro provides a fresh overview of the language of jokes in a globalized and digitalized world. The book shows how, while on the one hand the lingua-cultural nuts and bolts of jokes have remained unchanged over time, on the other, the time-space compression brought…

    Paperback – 2017-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Health Translation and Media Communication: A Corpus Study of the Media Communication of Translated Health Knowledge book cover

    Health Translation and Media Communication

    A Corpus Study of the Media Communication of Translated Health Knowledge

    By Meng Ji

    Cross-sectoral interaction and cooperation in the communication of nutritional health risks represents a strategic research area among national governments and international health authorities. The key research question this book addressed was whether and how different industrial sectors interact…

    Hardback – 2017-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Empirical Translation

  • Thinking English Translation: Analysing and Translating English Source Texts book cover

    Thinking English Translation

    Analysing and Translating English Source Texts

    By Stella Cragie

    Thinking English Translation is a practical guide to analysing and translating English source texts. Section I focuses on pre-translation analysis where students are guided to consider the features of a variety of English texts and the various implications for translation into other languages.…

    Paperback – 2017-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: Community, Gender, and Individual Identity (1988): English Writing 1360-1430 book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Community, Gender, and Individual Identity (1988)

    English Writing 1360-1430

    By David Aers

    First published in 1988, David Aers explores the treatment of community, gender, and individual identity in English writing between 1360 and 1430, focusing on Margery Kempe, Langland, Chaucer, and the poet of Sir Gawain. He shows how these texts deal with questions about gender, the making of…

    Hardback – 2017-11-26 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: Chaucer, Langland, and the Creative Imagination (1980) book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Chaucer, Langland, and the Creative Imagination (1980)

    By David Aers

    First published in 1980, this study of two renowned later fourteenth century English poets, Chaucer and Langland, concentrates on some major and representative aspects of their work. Aers shows that, in contrast to the mass conventional writing of the period, which was happy to accept and propagate…

    Hardback – 2017-11-26 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: Essays on Style and Language (1966): Linguistic and Critical Approaches to Literary Style book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Essays on Style and Language (1966)

    Linguistic and Critical Approaches to Literary Style

    Edited by Roger Fowler

    First published in 1966, this book is contributed to by authors who share an interest in the literary uses of language. The book gives a close analysis of the language of literature contributed to by critics and linguists, examining linguistic theory and poetry, and as part of this the rhythm and…

    Hardback – 2017-11-26 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: Zamenhof (1960): Creator of Esperanto book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Zamenhof (1960)

    Creator of Esperanto

    By Marjorie Boulton

    First published in 1960, this book details the life of Ludovic Zamenhof, the creator of Esperanto, which is the most successful constructed language in the world. Boulton’s work portrays Zamenhof as a figurehead for peace, his life and work remaining morally, intellectually, and psychologically…

    Hardback – 2017-11-26 
    Routledge

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