Linguistics: Sociolinguistics

  • Language and Culture at Work book cover

    Language and Culture at Work

    1st Edition

    By Stephanie Schnurr, Olga Zayts

    Language and Culture at Work provides an overview of the complex role that culture plays in workplace contexts. Eight chapters cover the core aspects of culture at work, comprising: Face and politeness Decision making Leadership Identity Gender Work-life balance The authors draw on a…

    Paperback – 2017-01-31
    Routledge

  • Entangled Discourses: South-North Orders of Visibility book cover

    Entangled Discourses

    South-North Orders of Visibility, 1st Edition

    Edited by Caroline Kerfoot, Kenneth Hyltenstam

    This book uniquely explores the shifting structures of power and unexpected points of intersection – entanglements – at the nexus of North and South as a lens through which to examine the impact of global and local circuits of people, practices and ideas on linguistic, cultural and knowledge…

    Hardback – 2017-01-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Multilingualism

  • The Role of English Teaching in Modern Japan: Diversity and multiculturalism through English language education in a globalized era book cover

    The Role of English Teaching in Modern Japan

    Diversity and multiculturalism through English language education in a globalized era, 1st Edition

    By Mieko Yamada

    The Role of English Teaching in Modern Japan examines the complex nature of Japan’s promotion of English as a Foreign Language (EFL). In globalized societies where people with different native languages communicate through English, multicultural and multilinguistic interactions are widely created.…

    Paperback – 2016-12-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Language Education

  • Social Media Discourse, (Dis)identifications and Diversities book cover

    Social Media Discourse, (Dis)identifications and Diversities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sirpa Leppanen, Elina Westinen, Samu Kytola

    This volume serves as an in-depth investigation of the diversity of means and practices that constitute (dis)identification and identity construction in social media. Given the increasing prevalence of social media in everyday life and the subsequent growing diversity in the types of participants…

    Hardback – 2016-12-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • Re-Designing Teacher Education for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students: A Critical-Ecological Approach book cover

    Re-Designing Teacher Education for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students

    A Critical-Ecological Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ana Christina da Silva Iddings

    Through a critical-ecological lens, this book examines how to prepare preservice teachers to be resourceful and responsive practitioners in addressing the intellectual needs of children often labeled as "culturally and linguistically diverse." It explores a comprehensive re-design of a teacher…

    Hardback – 2016-12-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Teacher Education

  • Academic Literacies in the Middle Years: A Framework for Enhancing Teacher Knowledge and Student Achievement book cover

    Academic Literacies in the Middle Years

    A Framework for Enhancing Teacher Knowledge and Student Achievement, 1st Edition

    By Sally Humphrey

    The professional learning framework this book presents is designed to support teachers’ understandings of how language functions in their academic disciplines. This framework—a 4 x 4 metalinguistic toolkit—is informed by systemic functional linguistic theory and international educational research…

    Paperback – 2016-11-29
    Routledge

  • Researching Multilingualism: Critical and ethnographic perspectives book cover

    Researching Multilingualism

    Critical and ethnographic perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marilyn Martin-Jones, Deirdre Martin

    Researching Multilingualism expertly engages with a new sociolinguistics of multilingualism, taking account of this new communicative order and the particular cultural and social conditions of our times. Seventeen chapters are divided into four sections covering: researching discourses, policies…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge

  • A Critical Auto/Ethnography of Learning Spanish: Intercultural competence on the gringo trail? book cover

    A Critical Auto/Ethnography of Learning Spanish

    Intercultural competence on the gringo trail?, 1st Edition

    By Phiona Stanley

    The premise that intercultural contact produces intercultural competence underpins much rationalization of backpacker tourism and in-country language education. However, if insufficiently problematized, pre-existing constructions of cultural 'otherness' may hinder intercultural competence…

    Hardback – 2016-11-21
    Routledge

  • Affirming Language Diversity in Schools and Society: Beyond Linguistic Apartheid book cover

    Affirming Language Diversity in Schools and Society

    Beyond Linguistic Apartheid, 1st Edition

    Edited by Pierre Orelus

    Language is perhaps the most common issue that surfaces in debates over school reform, and plays a vital role in virtually everything we are involved. This edited volume explores linguistic apartheid, or the disappearance of certain languages through cultural genocide by dominant European…

    Paperback – 2016-11-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Historical Sociolinguistics: Language Change in Tudor and Stuart England book cover

    Historical Sociolinguistics

    Language Change in Tudor and Stuart England, 2nd Edition

    By Terttu Nevalainen, Helena Raumolin-Brunberg

    Historical Sociolinguistics: Language Change in Tudor and Stuart England is the seminal text in the field of historical sociolinguistics. Demonstrating the real-world application of sociolinguistic research methodologies, this book examines the social factors which promoted linguistic changes in…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17
    Routledge

  • Crossing: Language and Ethnicity Among Adolescents book cover

    Crossing

    Language and Ethnicity Among Adolescents, 1st Edition

    By Ben Rampton

    Volume 5 This is a new and enlarged edition of Ben Rampton's ground-breaking study of sociolinguistic processes in urban youth culture. It focuses on language crossing - the use of Panjabi by adolescents of African-Caribbean and Anglo descent, the use of Creole by adolescents with Panjabi and Anglo…

    Hardback – 2016-11-08
    Routledge

  • Reflexivity in Language and Intercultural Education: Rethinking Multilingualism and Interculturality book cover

    Reflexivity in Language and Intercultural Education

    Rethinking Multilingualism and Interculturality, 1st Edition

    Edited by Julie S. Byrd Clark, Fred Dervin

    With the impact of accelerated globalization, digital technologies, mobility, and migration, the fields of Applied Linguistics, Language, and Intercultural Education have been shifting. One shift in need of further exploration is that of systematic and coherent reflexivity in researching language…

    Paperback – 2016-11-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Language and Intercultural Communication

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