Linguistics: English Language

  • Language and Power: A Resource Book for Students book cover

    Language and Power

    A Resource Book for Students, 2nd Edition

    By Paul Simpson, Andrea Mayr, Simon Statham

    Routledge English Language Introductions cover core areas of language study and are one-stop resources for students. Assuming no prior knowledge, books in the series offer an accessible overview of the subject, with activities, study questions, sample analyses, commentaries and key readings – all…

    Paperback – 2018-11-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge English Language Introductions

  • The Psychology of Political Communicators: How Politicians, Culture, and the Media Construct and Shape Public Discourse book cover

    The Psychology of Political Communicators

    How Politicians, Culture, and the Media Construct and Shape Public Discourse

    Edited by Ofer Feldman, Sonja Zmerli

    In this timely study, Ofer Feldman, Sonja Zmerli and their team of experts shed light on the multiple ways communication affects political behavior and attitudes. Written for students and scholars alike, The Psychology of Political Communicators uses examples from the U.S., Europe, Asia and the…

    Paperback – 2018-10-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Political Psychology

  • Courtesans and Cuckolds: A Glossary of Renaissance Dramatic Bawdy book cover

    Courtesans and Cuckolds

    A Glossary of Renaissance Dramatic Bawdy

    By James T. Henke

    This title, first published in 1979, is a glossary of the bawdy vocabulary that was used in Renaissance Drama. One of the primary functions of this gloss of literary bawdy is to interpret imaginative uses of the language rather than simply record the generally accepted uses and meanings, with its…

    Paperback – 2018-09-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Renaissance Drama

  • The History of English: An Introduction book cover

    The History of English

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Stephan Gramley

    The History of English: An Introduction provides a chronological analysis of the linguistic, social, and cultural development of the English language, from before its establishment in Britain around the year 450 to the present. Each chapter represents a new stage in the development of the language…

    Paperback – 2018-09-24 
    Routledge

  • Why Study Linguistics book cover

    Why Study Linguistics

    By Kristin Denham, Anne Lobeck

    Why Study Linguistics is designed to help anyone with an interest in studying language understand what linguistics is, and what linguists do. Exploring how the scientific study of language differs from other ways of investigating this uniquely human behavior, Why Study Linguistics:  explores the…

    Paperback – 2018-09-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Guides to Linguistics

  • Language, Society and Power: An Introduction book cover

    Language, Society and Power

    An Introduction, 5th Edition

    By Annabelle Mooney, Betsy Evans

    Language, Society and Power is an accessible introduction to studying language in a variety of social contexts.  This book examines the ways language functions, how it influences the way we view society and how it varies according to age, ethnicity, class and gender. It considers whether…

    Paperback – 2018-09-20 
    Routledge

  • Metaphor and Persuasion in Strategic Communication: Sustainable Perspectives book cover

    Metaphor and Persuasion in Strategic Communication

    Sustainable Perspectives

    By Federica Ferrari

    This groundbreaking work adopts an alternative metaphor-based approach to challenge, unpack, and redefine our understanding of persuasion and strategic communication and the extents to which they shape political discourse. The book’s theoretical and methodological grounding in metaphor allows for…

    Hardback – 2018-09-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Stylistics

  • Corpus Linguistics for Pragmatics: A guide for research book cover

    Corpus Linguistics for Pragmatics

    A guide for research

    By Christoph Rühlemann

    Corpus Linguistics for Pragmatics provides a practical and comprehensive introduction to the growing field of corpus pragmatics. Taking a hands-on approach to showcase the applications of corpora in the exploration of core topics within pragmatics, this book: • covers five key areas of…

    Paperback – 2018-09-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Corpus Linguistics Guides

  • Translation and Conflict: A narrative account book cover

    Translation and Conflict

    A narrative account, 2nd Edition

    By Mona Baker

    Translation and Conflict was the first book to demonstrate that translators and interpreters participate in circulating as well as resisting the narratives that create the intellectual and moral environment for violent conflict and social tensions. Drawing on narrative theory and with numerous…

    Paperback – 2018-09-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Translation Classics

  • Teaching of Culture in English as an International Language: An Integrated Model book cover

    Teaching of Culture in English as an International Language

    An Integrated Model

    By Shen Chen, Thi Thuy Le

    The importance of integrating the teaching and learning of language and culture has been widely recognised and emphasized. However, how to teach English as an International Language (EIL) and cultures in an integrative way in non-native English speaking countries remains problematic and has largely…

    Hardback – 2018-08-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Teaching English as an International Language Series

  • English in the Disciplines: A Multidimensional Model for ESP Course Design book cover

    English in the Disciplines

    A Multidimensional Model for ESP Course Design

    By Christoph A Hafner, Lindsay Miller

    The context for the teaching and learning of English for specific disciplinary purposes is undergoing profound changes under the influence of economic globalization and new digital communication technologies. English in the Disciplines demonstrates how fundamental principles of ESP, to tailor…

    Hardback – 2018-08-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in English for Specific Purposes

  • English-Medium Instruction from an English as a Lingua Franca Perspective: Exploring the Higher Education Context book cover

    English-Medium Instruction from an English as a Lingua Franca Perspective

    Exploring the Higher Education Context

    Edited by Kumiko Murata

    English is increasingly used as a lingua franca (ELF) in communicative situations the world over with the acceleration of globalisation. This is in line with the increased introduction of English-medium instruction (EMI) to higher education institutions in many parts of the world to further promote…

    Hardback – 2018-08-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Language Education

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