Linguistics: Sociolinguistics

  • Communication and Sex-role Socialization book cover

    Communication and Sex-role Socialization

    1st Edition

    Edited by Cynthia Berryman-Fink, Deborah Ballard-Reisch, Lisa H. Newman

    Originally published in 1993. The essays in this book collectively seek to illuminate the role of communication and sex-role socialization throughout the life cycle. Section 1 addresses some important issues and behaviours that have an impact on the beginnings of the socialization process. Section…

    Paperback – 2017-08-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Communication Studies

  • Women Making Meaning: New Feminist Directions in Communication book cover

    Women Making Meaning

    New Feminist Directions in Communication, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lana F. Rakow

    Originally published in 1992. This book captures the dynamic confluence of feminist and communication scholarship by setting out some of the provocative questions that mark this intersection. Several of the essays in the book are theoretical in nature, and consider the changing complexion of the…

    Paperback – 2017-08-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Communication Studies

  • Introducing Multilingualism: A Social Approach book cover

    Introducing Multilingualism

    A Social Approach, 2nd Edition

    By Kristine Horner, Jean Jacques Weber

    Introducing Multilingualism is a comprehensive and user-friendly introduction to the dynamic field of multilingualism. Adopting a compelling social and critical approach and covering important social and educational issues, the authors expertly guide readers through the established theories,…

    Paperback – 2017-08-29
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  • The Routledge Handbook of Language and Politics book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Language and Politics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ruth Wodak, Bernhard Forchtner

    The Routledge Handbook of Language and Politics provides a comprehensive overview of this important and dynamic area of study and research. Language is indispensable to initiating, justifying, legitimatising and coordinating action as well as negotiating conflict and, as such, is intrinsically…

    Hardback – 2017-08-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Linguistics

  • Studies in Corpus-Based Sociolinguistics book cover

    Studies in Corpus-Based Sociolinguistics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Eric Friginal

    Studies in Corpus-Based Sociolinguistics illustrates how sociolinguistic approaches and linguistic distributions from corpora can be effectively combined to produce meaningful studies of language use and language variation. Three major parts comprise the volume focusing on: (1) Corpora and the…

    Paperback – 2017-08-22
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  • The Routledge Handbook of Ecolinguistics book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Ecolinguistics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alwin F. Fill, Hermine Penz

    The Routledge Handbook of Ecolinguistics is the first comprehensive exploration into the field of ecolinguistics, also known as language ecology. Organized into three sections that treat the different topic areas of ecolinguistics, the Handbook begins with chapters on language diversity, language…

    Hardback – 2017-08-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Linguistics

  • The Routledge Handbook of Language and Media book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Language and Media

    1st Edition

    Edited by Colleen Cotter, Daniel Perrin

    The Routledge Handbook of Language and Media provides an accessible and comprehensive overview of state-of-the-art research in media linguistics. This handbook analyzes both language theory and practice, demonstrating the vital role of this research in understanding language use in society.…

    Hardback – 2017-08-14
    Routledge

  • Culture as a System: How We Know the Meaning and Significance of What We Do and Say book cover

    Culture as a System

    How We Know the Meaning and Significance of What We Do and Say, 1st Edition

    By David B. Kronenfeld

    A particular culture is associated with a particular community, and thus has a social dimension. But how does culture operate and how is it to be defined? Is it to be taken as the behavioral repertoire of members of that community, as the products of their behavior, or as the shared mental content…

    Hardback – 2017-08-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • Talking Donald Trump: A Sociolinguistic Study of Style, Metadiscourse, and Political Identity book cover

    Talking Donald Trump

    A Sociolinguistic Study of Style, Metadiscourse, and Political Identity, 1st Edition

    By Jennifer Sclafani

    Talking Donald Trump examines the language of Donald Trump’s presidential campaign from the perspective of sociocultural linguistics. This book offers an insight into the many stages of Trump’s political career, from his initial campaign for the Republican nomination, up to his presidency. Drawing…

    Hardback – 2017-08-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Linguistics

  • Bilingualism in Schools and Society: Language, Identity, and Policy, Second Edition book cover

    Bilingualism in Schools and Society

    Language, Identity, and Policy, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Sarah J. Shin

    This revised edition of Bilingualism in Schools and Society is an accessible introduction to the sociolinguistic and educational aspects of and the political issues surrounding bilingualism, including code-switching in popular music, advertising, and online social spaces. It also addresses the…

    Paperback – 2017-08-07
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  • Language, Culture, and Society: An Introduction to Linguistic Anthropology book cover

    Language, Culture, and Society

    An Introduction to Linguistic Anthropology, 7th Edition

    By James Stanlaw, Nobuko Adachi, Zdenek Salzmann

    Why should we study language? How do the ways in which we communicate define our identities? And how is this all changing in the digital world? Since 1993, many have turned to Language, Culture, and Society for answers to questions like those above because of its comprehensive coverage of all…

    Paperback – 2017-07-25
    Routledge

  • Discourse Analysis: The Questions Discourse Analysts Ask and How They Answer Them book cover

    Discourse Analysis

    The Questions Discourse Analysts Ask and How They Answer Them, 1st Edition

    By Hansun Zhang Waring

    Discourse Analysis: The Questions Discourse Analysts Ask and How They Answer Them is the first introductory text organized around the kinds of questions discourse analysts ask and how they are systematically addressed by analysts of different empirical persuasions, thereby cultivating a principled…

    Paperback – 2017-07-11
    Routledge

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