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  • Metaphor book cover

    Metaphor

    By Terence Hawkes

    First published in 1972, this work examines the complex concept of metaphor. It defines the term by placing the various key ideas about the nature of metaphor in their literary and social context, and in doing so, it traces the developing history of the concept. This account has considerable range,…

    Hardback – 2017-07-12 
    Routledge
    The Critical Idiom Reissued

  • The Routledge Handbook of Critical Discourse Studies book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Critical Discourse Studies

    Edited by John Richardson, John Flowerdew

    The Routledge Handbook of Critical Discourse Studies provides a state-of-the-art overview of the important and rapidly developing field of Critical Discourse Studies (CDS). 41 chapters from leading international scholars cover the central theories, concepts, contexts and applications of CDS and how…

    Hardback – 2017-07-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Applied Linguistics

  • Formulaicity and Creativity in Language and Literature

    Edited by Ian MacKenzie, Martin A. Kayman

    Formulaicity is pervasive in both spoken and written language. Speakers use a huge amount of prefabricated language including collocations, idioms, fixed and semi-fixed expressions, and verbal creativity often involves combining established word sequences rather than inventing wholly new ones. In…

    Hardback – 2017-07-11 
    Routledge

  • Adapting Translation for the Stage

    By Geraldine Brodie, Emma Cole

    Translating for performance is a difficult – and hotly contested – activity. Adapting Translation for the Stage presents a sustained dialogue between scholars, actors, directors, writers, and those working across these boundaries, exploring common themes and issues encountered when writing,…

    Hardback – 2017-07-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • Multilingual Education for Africa

    Concepts and Practices

    Edited by Russell H. Kaschula, H. Ekkehard Wolff

    The common thread in this book is the exploration of innovative pedagogies in language teaching and language use in education. The greatest danger facing educators is one of complacency. Whether set in Zimbabwe, Ethiopia, South Africa or elsewhere in Africa, all the chapters in this book emphasise…

    Hardback – 2017-07-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge/UNISA Press Series

  • American Political Discourse on China book cover

    American Political Discourse on China

    By Michelle Murray Yang

    Despite the U.S. and China’s shared economic and political interests, distrust between the nations persists. How does the United States rhetorically navigate its relationship with China in the midst of continued distrust? This book pursues this question by rhetorically analyzing U.S. news and…

    Hardback – 2017-07-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

  • Assessment in Second Language Pronunciation book cover

    Assessment in Second Language Pronunciation

    Edited by Okim Kang, April Ginther

    Assessment in Second Language Pronunciation highlights the importance of pronunciation in the assessment of second language speaking proficiency. Leading researchers from around the world cover practical issues as well as theoretical principles, enabling the understanding and application of the…

    Paperback – 2017-07-05 
    Routledge

  • Modern Korean Grammar Workbook book cover

    Modern Korean Grammar Workbook

    By Andrew Sangpil Byon

    Routledge’s Modern Grammar series is an innovative reference guide combining traditional and function-focused grammar in a single volume, with an accompanying workbook.The aim of the Modern Korean Grammar Workbook is to strengthen the reader’s understanding of the main volume, Modern Korean Grammar…

    Paperback – 2017-07-05 
    Routledge
    Modern Grammar Workbooks

  • Key Issues in Chinese as a Second Language Research book cover

    Key Issues in Chinese as a Second Language Research

    Edited by Istvan Kecskes, Chaofen Sun

    Key Issues in Chinese as a Second Language Research presents and discusses research projects that serve as theoretical grounding for improving the teaching and learning of Chinese as a second language (CSL) in order to help researchers and practitioners better understand the acquisition,…

    Paperback – 2017-07-05 
    Routledge

  • Civilising Citizens in Post-Mao China: Understanding the Rhetoric of Suzhi book cover

    Civilising Citizens in Post-Mao China

    Understanding the Rhetoric of Suzhi

    By Delia Lin

    Delia Lin lectures in the School of Social Sciences at the University of Adelaide. Her research interests include political thought, governance, ideology and discourse.…

    Hardback – 2017-07-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Language and Globalization: An Autoethnographic Approach book cover

    Language and Globalization

    An Autoethnographic Approach

    Edited by Maryam Borjian

    In this collection of real-life, personal narratives on the theme of language and globalization, educational and applied linguists from a range theoretical perspectives and sub-disciplines, time periods, and geographical spaces throughout the world examine the interaction and intersectionality of…

    Paperback – 2017-07-03 
    Routledge

  • The Discourse of Financial Crisis and Austerity

    Critical analyses of business and economics across disciplines

    Edited by Darren Kelsey, Frank Mueller, Andrea Whittle, Majid KhosraviNik

    This book demonstrates the importance of understanding how political rhetoric, financial reporting and media coverage of austerity in transnational contexts is significant to the communicative, social and economic environments in which we live. It considers how aspects of moral storytelling,…

    Hardback – 2017-07-03 
    Routledge

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