Linguistics: Sociolinguistics

  • Intercultural Dialogue: Questions of research, theory, and practice book cover

    Intercultural Dialogue

    Questions of research, theory, and practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Prue Holmes, Melinda Dooly, John O'Regan

    ‘Intercultural dialogue’, as a concept and ideology in the European Union, stimulates a rational 21st century society where people can engage in (intercultural) communication on a global scale, and can do so openly and freely in conditions of security and mutual respect. Intercultural dialogue…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge

  • Discourse and Social Media book cover

    Discourse and Social Media

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gwen Bouvier

    Discourse and Social Media is a unique and timely collection that breaks ground on how discourse scholars, coming from a range of disciplinary perspectives, can critically analyse different social media, including YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, and News. The book fills a gap in the market for a…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge

  • Racialized Identities in Second Language Learning: Speaking Blackness in Brazil book cover

    Racialized Identities in Second Language Learning

    Speaking Blackness in Brazil, 1st Edition

    By Uju Anya

    Racialized Identities in Second Language Learning: Speaking Blackness in Brazil provides a critical overview and original sociolinguistic analysis of the African American experience in second language learning. More broadly, this book introduces the idea of second language learning as "…

    Paperback – 2018-01-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Second Language Studies

  • Plurilingualism in Teaching and Learning: Complexities Across Contexts book cover

    Plurilingualism in Teaching and Learning

    Complexities Across Contexts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Julie Choi, Sue Ollerhead

    Assembling a rich and diverse range of research studies on the role of plurilingualism across a wide variety of teaching and learning settings, this book supports teacher reflection and action in practical ways and illustrates how researchers tease out and analyze the complex realities of their…

    Paperback – 2017-12-20
    Routledge

  • Language, Society, and New Media: Sociolinguistics Today book cover

    Language, Society, and New Media

    Sociolinguistics Today, 2nd Edition

    By Marcel Danesi

    This book uses an interdisciplinary approach, integrating frameworks from sociolinguistics and linguistic anthropology and emerging strands of research on language and new media, to demonstrate the relationship between language, society, thought, and culture to students with little to no background…

    Paperback – 2017-12-18
    Routledge

  • Language Contact and the Future of English book cover

    Language Contact and the Future of English

    1st Edition

    By Ian Mackenzie

    This book reflects on the future of the English language as used by native speakers, speakers of nativized New Englishes, and users of English as a lingua franca (ELF). The volume begins by outlining the current position of English in the world and accounts for the differences among native and…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • The Language of Branding: Theory, Strategies, and Tactics book cover

    The Language of Branding

    Theory, Strategies, and Tactics, 1st Edition

    By Dawn Lerman, Robert J. Morais, David Luna

    The Language of Branding: Theory, Strategies and Tactics shows marketers how to use language successfully to improve brand value and influence consumer behavior. Luna and Lerman are among only a few researchers who take a multidisciplinary perspective on the ways language influences how…

    Paperback – 2017-12-13
    Routledge

  • Language Practices of Migrant Youth: From School to Home book cover

    Language Practices of Migrant Youth

    From School to Home, 1st Edition

    By Louisa Willoughby

    This ground breaking research explores language maintenance and shift focusing on a school community. Following students’ language practice inside and outside of school, the author offers a full picture of students’ multilingual practices and their role in shaping identity. Using case studies of…

    Hardback – 2017-12-07
    Routledge

  • Community Literacies as Shared Resources for Transformation book cover

    Community Literacies as Shared Resources for Transformation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joanne Larson, George H. Moses

    Through multiple narratives reflecting the complexity of participatory action research partnerships for social justice, this book sheds light on the dialogic spaces that intentionally support community literacies and rhetorical practices for inquiry and change. Applying literacy as social practice,…

    Paperback – 2017-12-05
    Routledge
    Expanding Literacies in Education

  • Elite Discourse: The rhetorics of status, privilege and power book cover

    Elite Discourse

    The rhetorics of status, privilege and power, 1st Edition

    Edited by Crispin Thurlow, Adam Jaworski

    Elite Discourse examines how language and communication – or just discourse – define, mediate and legitimize class privilege. It does so from the perspective of those people and places who often stand to gain most from inequality. Collectively, chapters consider language and communication that is…

    Hardback – 2017-12-05
    Routledge

  • Study Abroad and interculturality: Perspectives and discourses book cover

    Study Abroad and interculturality

    Perspectives and discourses, 1st Edition

    Edited by Claudia Borghetti, Ana Beaven

    Study abroad (SA) as a domain of inquiry in the field of Applied Linguistics has been approached from a variety of different perspectives. Although originally focused on measuring the impact of residence abroad on students’ language development, in the last decade the so-called ‘social’ turn in…

    Hardback – 2017-12-05
    Routledge

  • The Language of Jokes in the Digital Age: Viral Humour book cover

    The Language of Jokes in the Digital Age

    Viral Humour, 1st Edition

    By Delia Chiaro

    In this accessible book, Delia Chiaro provides a fresh overview of the language of jokes in a globalized and digitalized world. The book shows how, while on the one hand the lingua-cultural nuts and bolts of jokes have remained unchanged over time, on the other, the time-space compression brought…

    Paperback – 2017-12-01
    Routledge

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