Linguistics: Sociolinguistics

  • Bad English: An introduction to language attitudes and ideologies book cover

    Bad English

    An introduction to language attitudes and ideologies

    By Elizabeth Peterson

    Paperback – 2019-01-01 

  • Critical Literacies in the Classroom: Collaborative Works book cover

    Critical Literacies in the Classroom

    Collaborative Works

    By Allan Luke

    Critical Literacies in Schools and Classrooms is a series of case study windows into students and teachers, children and youth working at the construction of literacies in classroom, school and community settings. The cases are used to explore, expand and illustrate foundational and theoretically…

    Paperback – 2019-01-01 

  • Affect in Literacy Learning and Teaching: Pedagogies, Politics, and Coming to Know book cover

    Affect in Literacy Learning and Teaching

    Pedagogies, Politics, and Coming to Know

    Edited by Kevin Leander, Christian Ehret

    Expanding the field of literacy studies by addressing affect theory—an emerging field of scholarship from the humanities and social sciences— in this volume scholars from around the world with diverse perspectives on the role of affect in literacy, culture, language, and politics provide an…

    Paperback – 2019-01-01 
    Expanding Literacies in Education

  • Gramática española: Variación social book cover

    Gramática española

    Variación social

    By Kim Potowski, Naomi L. Shin

    Gramática española: Variación social introduces intermediate to advanced students of Spanish to the main grammatical features of the language in a way that emphasizes the social underpinnings of language. Written entirely in Spanish, this unique approach to the study of grammar guides students in…

    Paperback – 2018-12-15 
    Routledge Introductions to Spanish Language and Linguistics

  • Decolonizing Foreign Language Education: The Misteaching of English and Other Imperial Languages book cover

    Decolonizing Foreign Language Education

    The Misteaching of English and Other Imperial Languages

    Edited by Donaldo Macedo

    Decolonizing Foreign Language English Education interrogates current foreign language and second language education techniques that prioritize White, western thought. Edited by acclaimed critical theorist and linguist Donaldo Macedo, this volume includes cutting-edge work by a select group of…

    Paperback – 2018-12-15 
    Series in Critical Narrative

  • Rethinking Translation: Discourse, Subjectivity, Ideology book cover

    Rethinking Translation

    Discourse, Subjectivity, Ideology

    Edited by Lawrence Venuti

    Originally published in 1992 Rethinking Translation makes the translator’s activity more visible by using critical theory. It examines the selection of the foreign text and the implementation of translation strategies; the reception of the translated text, and the theories of translation offered by…

    Hardback – 2018-11-29 
    Routledge Library Editions: Translation

  • Redefining Translation: The Variational Approach book cover

    Redefining Translation

    The Variational Approach

    By Lance Hewson, Jacky Martin

    Originally published in 1991 Redefining Translation looks at the practical results and theory of translation as a key area for all those investigating language and culture. The book addresses the need to consolidate advances in the field of translation and critically evaluate the variety of…

    Hardback – 2018-11-29 
    Routledge Library Editions: Translation

  • Translation as Social Action: Russian and Bulgarian Perspectives book cover

    Translation as Social Action

    Russian and Bulgarian Perspectives

    Edited by Palma Zlateva

    Originally published in 1993, Translation as Social Action is a varied collection of essays, which addresses translation as social action as its central theme, the book proposes a model of the translator as an agent in his or her own right. Translation is seen not just as a transfer of meanings…

    Hardback – 2018-11-29 
    Routledge Library Editions: Translation

  • Routledge Library Editions: Translation book cover

    Routledge Library Editions: Translation

    By Various

    The volumes in this set, originally published between 1991 and 1993, draw together research by leading academics in the area of translation, and provide a rigorous examination of related key issues. The volume examines the concepts of translation as social action, socio-cultural translation,…

    Hardback – 2018-11-29 
    Routledge Library Editions: Translation

  • The Politics of English in Hong Kong: Attitudes, Identity and Use book cover

    The Politics of English in Hong Kong

    Attitudes, Identity and Use

    By Jette G. Hansen Edwards

    The focus of the book is on impact of politics on language and identity in Hong Kong. This book is the first study to track real time language attitude changes against a divisive political landscape. It is also the most comprehensive study of language attitudes in Hong Kong to date, taking place…

    Hardback – 2018-11-19 
    Routledge Studies in World Englishes

  • Multilingual Sydney book cover

    Multilingual Sydney

    Edited by Alice Chik, Phil Benson, Robyn Moloney

    The rise of global mobility has had a deep impact on the study of urban multilingualism. Once associated with research on minority speech communities and inner-city ethnolinguistic enclaves (Chinatowns, Little Italies, etc), it is now concerned much more with the use of multiple languages in…

    Paperback – 2018-11-13 

  • Slogans: Subjection, Subversion and the Politics of Neoliberalism book cover


    Subjection, Subversion and the Politics of Neoliberalism

    Edited by Nicolette Makovicky, Anne-Christine Trémon, Sheyla Zandonai

    Focusing on contexts of accelerated economic and political reform, this volume critically examines the role of slogans in the contemporary projects of populist mobilization, neoliberal governance and civic subversion. Bringing together a collection of ethnographic studies from Greece, Slovakia,…

    Hardback – 2018-11-12 
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

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