Linguistics: Sociolinguistics

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    Language Rights

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tove Skutnabb-Kangas, Robert Phillipson

    Research on Language Rights has produced an enormous—and unwieldy—corpus of literature. Such work often has limitations because scholars from different disciplinary traditions have seldom coordinated their concerns or integrated the conceptual traditions of particular fields. To enable researchers…

    Hardback – 2016-10-26
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Language Studies

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    Language and Migration

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ingrid Piller

    Language and Migration is timely for two main reasons: one is social – international migration is at an all-time high – and the other is theoretical – theorizing language as a mobile resource is currently the most exiting frontier in sociolinguistics. Including the very best contemporary…

    Hardback – 2016-06-16
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Linguistics

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    Language Isolates

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stefan Georg

    This new four-volume collection from Routledge brings together the major works of scholarship concerned with the ‘language isolates’ of the world. ‘Isolated’ languages are languages without any known relatives, languages which are not demonstrably part of any ‘language family’, with Etruscan,…

    Hardback – 2015-04-20
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Linguistics

  • Bilingualism and Multilingualism book cover

    Bilingualism and Multilingualism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Li Wei

    Although scientific studies of the language behaviour of polyglots began to appear in the nineteenth century, it is only in the last fifty years or so that bilingualism and multilingualism have been recognized as crucial areas of linguistic research. This new four-volume collection from Routledge…

    Hardback – 2009-07-30
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Linguistics

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    Sociolinguistics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nikolas Coupland, Adam Jaworski

    This title is a new collection in the Routledge Critical Concepts in Linguistics series. In six volumes, it provides a critical synthesis of the key ideas, findings, methods, and approaches that make up the interdisciplinary field of sociolinguistics. It includes both classic texts and contemporary…

    Hardback – 2008-12-12
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Linguistics

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    Language and Gender

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Ehrlich

    This landmark four-volume collection traces the development of language and gender from its original associations with second-wave feminism to its more recent alignment with postmodern approaches to feminism. Language and Gender is fully indexed and has a comprehensive introduction, newly…

    Hardback – 2007-11-30
    Routledge
    Major Themes in English Studies

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    World Englishes

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kingsley Bolton, Braj Kachru

    The study of World Englishes has seen a revolutionary shift during the last twenty years. Before 1980, there was a general assumption within Britain, the United States and many other societies where English was taught, that the primary target was the 'Standard English' of Britain. However, during…

    Hardback – 2005-12-09
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Linguistics

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