Linguistics: Language and Race / Ethnicity

  • Routledge Handbook of Japanese Sociolinguistics book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Japanese Sociolinguistics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Patrick Heinrich, Yumiko Ohara

    Presenting new approaches and results previously inaccessible in English, the Routledge Handbook of Japanese Sociolinguistics provides an insight into the language and society of contemporary Japan from a fresh perspective. While it was once believed that Japan was a linguistically homogenous…

    Hardback – 2019-06-24 
    Routledge

  • Education and Migration: Languages Foregrounded book cover

    Education and Migration

    Languages Foregrounded, 1st Edition

    Edited by Prue Holmes, Richard Fay, Jane Andrews

    From an international, research-led perspective, this book explores how languages are foregrounded in education in different countries and educational sectors, and among different groups of people in contexts of migration. It is concerned with the movement of people and their languages as they…

    Hardback – 2019-03-12 
    Routledge

  • Spanish in the USA: Linguistic, translational and cultural aspects book cover

    Spanish in the USA

    Linguistic, translational and cultural aspects, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roberto A. Valdeón

    Delving into the uneasy relationship between English and Spanish in the United States of America, this book approaches specific topics from a variety of perspectives, ranging from the more cultural to the more linguistic. The contributions explore the problems arising in Puerto Rico as a…

    Paperback – 2019-01-10
    Routledge

  • Researching Agency in Language Policy and Planning book cover

    Researching Agency in Language Policy and Planning

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gregory Paul Glasgow, Jeremie Bouchard

    This concise collection features seven studies on agency in language policy and planning across five different national contexts. Building on themes explored in Agency in Language Policy and Planning, this volume highlights the complex relationship between agency and broader ideological discourses,…

    Hardback – 2018-12-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Multilingualism

  • Agency in Language Policy and Planning:: Critical Inquiries book cover

    Agency in Language Policy and Planning:

    Critical Inquiries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeremie Bouchard, Gregory Paul Glasgow

    This collection brings together theory and ethnographic research from a range of national contexts to offer unique insights into the nature of agency in language policy and planning. Situated within a broader sociological framework, the book explores agentive processes at work in case studies from…

    Hardback – 2018-12-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Multilingualism

  • Researching Language: Issues of Power and Method book cover

    Researching Language

    Issues of Power and Method, 1st Edition

    By Deborah Cameron, Elizabeth Frazer, Penelope Harvey, M. B. H. Rampton, Kay Richardson

    Originally published in 1992. This book discusses the possibilities of developing the research process in social science so that it benefits the subjects as well as the researcher. The authors distinguish between ‘ethical’, ‘advocate’ and ‘empowering’ approaches to the relationship between…

    Hardback – 2018-10-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociolinguistics

  • Language in Indenture: A Sociolinguistic History of Bhojpuri-Hindi in South Africa book cover

    Language in Indenture

    A Sociolinguistic History of Bhojpuri-Hindi in South Africa, 1st Edition

    By Rajend Mesthrie

    Originally published in 1991. The transplantation of thousands of Indian workers to South Africa under indenture between 1860 and 1911 was a political act with far-reaching consequences for their linguistic traditions. In this book, the history of one of these Indic languages, Bhojpuri, and its…

    Hardback – 2018-10-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociolinguistics

  • The Language of Hate: A Corpus Lingusitic Analysis of White Supremacist Language book cover

    The Language of Hate

    A Corpus Lingusitic Analysis of White Supremacist Language, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Brindle

    In this book, Andrew Brindle analyzes a corpus of texts taken from a white supremacist web forum which refer to the subject of homosexuality, drawing conclusions about the discourses of extremism and the dissemination of far-right hate speech online. The website from which Brindle’s corpus is drawn…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Corpus Linguistics

  • Routledge Revivals: Language, Education and Society Series book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Language, Education and Society Series

    1st Edition

    By Various

    First published between 1985 and 1987, this set of books attempts to tackle some of the complex issues implied by the title Language, Education and Society. For example how is language related to learning? Or to intelligence? Do regional and social accents and dialects matter? What is meant by…

    Hardback – 2018-08-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: Language, Education and Society Series

  • Racialization and Language: Interdisciplinary Perspectives From Perú book cover

    Racialization and Language

    Interdisciplinary Perspectives From Perú, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michele Back, Virginia Zavala

    Drawing on frameworks from applied linguistics and critical discourse analysis, this volume employs a linguistics approach to understanding race and racism in Latin America, with a particular focus on Peru. Building on recent debates in Peru on cultural and biological definitions of race, the book…

    Hardback – 2018-08-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • Discourse Analytic Research: Repertoires and readings of texts in action book cover

    Discourse Analytic Research

    Repertoires and readings of texts in action, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bonnie Lynn Webber

    First published in 1993, this book provides clear illustrations of discourse analytic work and empirical critiques of the traditional psychological approaches. Drawing on a range of examples, the contributors argue that identity, deeply felt emotions, prejudice, and attitudes to social issues are…

    Paperback – 2018-05-17
    Routledge
    RLE: Discourse Analysis

  • Emerging Hispanicized English in the Nuevo New South: Language Variation in a Triethnic Community book cover

    Emerging Hispanicized English in the Nuevo New South

    Language Variation in a Triethnic Community, 1st Edition

    By Erin Callahan

    This volume provides a comprehensive overview of contemporary language shift and identity in a language community in the mid-Atlantic South to offer a unique window into ethnic dialect formation and sociolinguistic processes underpinning dialect acquisition. Drawing on data collected from over 100…

    Hardback – 2018-04-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

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