Linguistics: Sociolinguistics

  • Discourse and Mental Health: Voice, Inequality and Resistance in Medical Settings book cover

    Discourse and Mental Health

    Voice, Inequality and Resistance in Medical Settings, 1st Edition

    By Juan Eduardo Bonnin

    This book is the result of years of fieldwork at a public hospital located in an immigrant neighborhood in Buenos Aires, Argentina. It focuses on the relationships between diversity and inequality in access to mental healthcare through the discourse practices, tactics and strategies deployed by…

    Hardback – 2018-07-26
    Routledge
    Cultural Discourse Studies Series

  • Beyond Native-Speakerism: Current Explorations and Future Visions book cover

    Beyond Native-Speakerism

    Current Explorations and Future Visions, 1st Edition

    By Stephanie Ann Houghton, Damian J. Rivers, Kayoko Hashimoto

    Despite unsubstantiated claims of best practice, the division of language-teaching professionals on the basis of their categorization as ‘native-speakers’ or ‘non-native speakers’ continues to cascade throughout the academic literature. It has become normative, under the rhetorical guise of acting…

    Hardback – 2018-06-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Language and Intercultural Communication

  • Interculturality, Interaction and Language Learning: Insights from Tandem Partnerships book cover

    Interculturality, Interaction and Language Learning

    Insights from Tandem Partnerships, 1st Edition

    By Jane Woodin

    This book opens up new lines of debate in language learning and intercultural communication through an investigation of tandem language learning (a method of language learning based on mutual language exchange between native speakers and learners of each other’s language) in connection with…

    Hardback – 2018-06-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Language and Intercultural Communication

  • The Pragmatics of Text Messaging: Making Meaning in Messages book cover

    The Pragmatics of Text Messaging

    Making Meaning in Messages, 1st Edition

    By Michelle A. McSweeney

    This book provides a comprehensive linguistic exploration of textism use by bilingual young adults, illustrating the function of alternative and creative linguistic features and their role in conveying tone through text. Drawing on a corpus of nearly 45,000 text messages donated by bilingual young…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Language and Communication

  • Corpus Approaches to Contemporary British Speech: Sociolinguistic Studies of the Spoken BNC2014 book cover

    Corpus Approaches to Contemporary British Speech

    Sociolinguistic Studies of the Spoken BNC2014, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vaclav Brezina, Robbie Love, Karin Aijmer

    Featuring contributions from an international team of leading and up-and-coming scholars, this innovative volume provides a comprehensive sociolinguistic picture of current spoken British English based on the Spoken BNC2014, a brand new corpus of British speech. The book begins with short…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Corpus Linguistics

  • Colonial Encounter: Telugu–English Literary and Cultural Interface book cover

    Colonial Encounter

    Telugu–English Literary and Cultural Interface, 1st Edition

    Edited by C. Vijayasree, M. Sridhar, Mahasweta Sengupta

    This book focuses on transactions between English and Telugu through a study of translations and related works published from about the early-nineteenth century to mid-twentieth century. Moving beyond Edward Said’s theoretical paradigms which suggest that these interfaces were driven by imperial…

    Hardback – 2018-05-22
    Routledge India

  • Interculturality in International Education book cover

    Interculturality in International Education

    1st Edition

    By Jane Jackson

    This comprehensive volume provides a state-of-the-art overview of the key issues and developments in study abroad research and practice with a specific focus on the intercultural and language learning dimensions of the study abroad experience. Rather than looking at individual studies, the book…

    Hardback – 2018-05-10
    Routledge

  • Language, Media and Globalization in the Periphery: The Linguascapes of Popular Music in Mongolia book cover

    Language, Media and Globalization in the Periphery

    The Linguascapes of Popular Music in Mongolia, 1st Edition

    By Sender Dovchin

    The title seeks to show how people are embedded culturally, socially and linguistically in a certain peripheral geographical location, yet are also able to roam widely in their use and takeup of a variety of linguistic and cultural resources. Drawing on data examples obtained from ethnographic…

    Hardback – 2018-05-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • Language, Gender and Ideology: Constructions of Femininity for Marriage book cover

    Language, Gender and Ideology

    Constructions of Femininity for Marriage, 1st Edition

    By Saumya Sharma

    This book explores multiple facets of femininity for marriage in India. Using language as an entry point, it looks at how and why media representations of gender identities are constructed the way they are. It works with a unique synthesis of second-wave feminist discourse and empirical linguistic…

    Hardback – 2018-05-01
    Routledge India

  • Lexical borrowing and deborrowing in Spanish in New York City: Towards a synthesis of the social correlates of lexical use and diffusion in immigrant contexts book cover

    Lexical borrowing and deborrowing in Spanish in New York City

    Towards a synthesis of the social correlates of lexical use and diffusion in immigrant contexts, 1st Edition

    By Rachel Varra

    Lexical Borrowing and Deborrowing in Spanish in New York City provides a sociodemographic portrait of lexical borrowing in Spanish in New York City. The volume offers new and important insights into research on lexical borrowing. In particular, it presents empirical data obtained through…

    Hardback – 2018-04-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Hispanic and Lusophone Linguistics

  • Moral Talk: Stance and Evaluation in Political Discourse book cover

    Moral Talk

    Stance and Evaluation in Political Discourse, 1st Edition

    By Joe Spencer-Bennett

    This book is about moral talk in contemporary British political discourse, drawing on speeches, debates and radio phone-ins. Using a critical sociolinguistic approach, Spencer-Bennett explores the language people use to communicate moral judgement and highlights the relations between the things…

    Hardback – 2018-04-30
    Routledge
    Politics of Language

  • The Language of Money: Proverbs and Practices book cover

    The Language of Money

    Proverbs and Practices, 1st Edition

    By Annabelle Mooney

    Through a detailed examination of proverbs related to money, this book offers a comprehensive critique of the prevailing everyday ideologies and discourses on money and paves the way toward establishing a new set of proverbs more conducive to financial equality and human well-being. The volume…

    Hardback – 2018-04-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Language and Communication

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