Linguistics: Applied Linguistics

  • Successful Spoken English: Findings from Learner Corpora book cover

    Successful Spoken English

    Findings from Learner Corpora

    By Christian Jones, Shelley Byrne, Nicola Halenko

    Successful Spoken English demonstrates how spoken learner corpora can be used to define and explore the constituents of successful spoken English. Taking the approach that language learners can speak effectively whilst still using some non-standard forms, this book: Examines databases of…

    Hardback – 2017-08-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Applied Corpus Linguistics

  • Negotiating Englishes and English-speaking Identities: A study of youth learning English in Italy book cover

    Negotiating Englishes and English-speaking Identities

    A study of youth learning English in Italy

    By Jacqueline Aiello

    This book explores the effects of the global spread of English by reporting on a sequential explanatory mixed-methods study of the language attitudes, motivation and self-perceived English proficiency of youth in two Italian cities. Participant narratives highlight the far-reaching role that…

    Hardback – 2017-08-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in World Englishes

  • Quantitative Methods for Second Language Research: A Problem-Solving Approach book cover

    Quantitative Methods for Second Language Research

    A Problem-Solving Approach

    By Carsten Roever, Aek Phakiti

    Quantitative Methods for Second Language Research introduces the approaches to and techniques for quantitative data analysis in second language research (SLR), with a primary focus on second language learning and assessment research. It takes a conceptual, problem-solving approach, emphasizing the…

    Paperback – 2017-08-09 
    Routledge

  • Salience in Second Language Acquisition book cover

    Salience in Second Language Acquisition

    Edited by Susan M. Gass, Patti Spinner, Jennifer Behney

    Salience in Second Language Acquisition brings together contributions from top scholars of second language acquisition (SLA) in a comprehensive volume of the existing literature and current research on salience. In the first book to focus exclusively on this integral topic, the editors and…

    Paperback – 2017-08-09 
    Routledge
    Second Language Acquisition Research Series

  • Discourse Analysis: The Questions Discourse Analysts Ask and How They Answer Them book cover

    Discourse Analysis

    The Questions Discourse Analysts Ask and How They Answer Them

    By Hansun Zhang Waring

    Discourse Analysis is the first introductory text organized around the kinds of questions discourse analysts ask and how they are systematically addressed by analysts of different empirical persuasions, thereby cultivating a principled understanding of the interdisciplinary field of discourse…

    Paperback – 2017-08-07 
    Routledge

  • Bilingualism in Schools and Society: Language, Identity, and Policy, Second Edition book cover

    Bilingualism in Schools and Society

    Language, Identity, and Policy, Second Edition

    By Sarah J. Shin

    This revised edition of Bilingualism in Schools and Society is an accessible introduction to the sociolinguistic and educational aspects of and the political issues surrounding bilingualism, including code-switching in popular music, advertising, and online social spaces. It also addresses the…

    Paperback – 2017-08-07 
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Translingualism book cover

    The Politics of Translingualism

    By Jerry Won Lee

    Translingualism refers to an orientation in scholarship that recognizes the fluidity of language boundaries and endorses a greater tolerance for the plurality of Englishes worldwide. However, it is possible that translingualism exacerbates the very problems it seeks to redress? This book seeks to…

    Hardback – 2017-08-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • Evaluating Language Assessments book cover

    Evaluating Language Assessments

    By Antony John Kunnan

    Evaluating Language Assessments offers a comprehensive overview of the theoretical bases and research methodologies for the evaluation of language assessments and demonstrates the importance of a fuller understanding of this widely-used evaluative tool. The volume explores language assessment…

    Paperback – 2017-07-26 
    Routledge
    New Perspectives on Language Assessment Series

  • Handbook for Arabic Language Teaching Professionals in the 21st Century, Volume II book cover

    Handbook for Arabic Language Teaching Professionals in the 21st Century, Volume II

    Edited by Kassem M. Wahba, Liz England, Zeinab A. Taha

    Drawing on the collective expertise of language scholars and educators in a variety of sub-disciplines, The Handbook for Arabic Language Teaching Professionals in the 21st Century, Volume II provides a comprehensive treatment of teaching and research in Arabic as a second and foreign language…

    Paperback – 2017-07-20 
    Routledge

  • Pronunciation book cover

    Pronunciation

    Edited by John Levis, Murray Munro

    Pronunciation is one of the core areas of linguistics, language teaching and applied linguistics. It is a salient aspect of spoken language and is of widespread interest to researchers because of the window it provides on questions involving spoken language, and to teachers because of its relevance…

    Hardback – 2017-07-14 
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Linguistics

  • 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 of theoretical perspectives and sub-disciplines, time periods, and geographical spaces throughout the world examine the interaction and…

    Paperback – 2017-07-04 
    Routledge

  • Multilingual Brazil: Language Resources, Identities and Ideologies in a Global Era book cover

    Multilingual Brazil

    Language Resources, Identities and Ideologies in a Global Era

    Edited by Marilda C. Cavalcanti, Terezinha M. Maher

    This book brings together cutting edge work by Brazilian researchers on plurilingualism in Brazil for an English-speaking readership in one comprehensive volume. Divided into four sections, each with its own introduction, tying together the themes of the book, the volume charts a course for a new…

    Hardback – 2017-07-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Multilingualism

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