Linguistics: Sociolinguistics

  • Spanish in the USA: Linguistic, translational and cultural aspects book cover

    Spanish in the USA

    Linguistic, translational and cultural aspects, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roberto A. Valdeón

    Delving into the uneasy relationship between English and Spanish in the United States of America, this book approaches specific topics from a variety of perspectives, ranging from the more cultural to the more linguistic. The contributions explore the problems arising in Puerto Rico as a…

    Paperback – 2019-01-10
    Routledge

  • Decolonizing Foreign Language Education: The Misteaching of English and Other Colonial Languages book cover

    Decolonizing Foreign Language Education

    The Misteaching of English and Other Colonial Languages, 1st Edition

    Edited by Donaldo Macedo

    Decolonizing Foreign Language Education interrogates current foreign language and second language education approaches that prioritize white, western thought. Edited by acclaimed critical theorist and linguist Donaldo Macedo, this volume includes cutting-edge work by a select group of critical…

    Paperback – 2019-01-09
    Routledge
    Series in Critical Narrative

  • Multilingualism and L2 Acquisition: New Perspectives on Current Research book cover

    Multilingualism and L2 Acquisition

    New Perspectives on Current Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yolanda Ruiz de Zarobe, Leyre Ruiz de Zarobe

    In recent years we have witnessed a growing interest in multilingualism and its relationship with the learning and teaching of second/foreign languages. However, multilingualism is a highly complex phenomenon, which has a direct influence on how we learn languages. For instance, do we learn a…

    Paperback – 2019-01-08
    Routledge

  • Language and Social Justice in Practice book cover

    Language and Social Justice in Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Netta Avineri, Laura R. Graham, Eric J. Johnson, Robin Conley Riner, Jonathan Rosa

    From bilingual education and racial epithets to gendered pronouns and immigration discourses, language is a central concern in contemporary conversations and controversies surrounding social inequality. Developed as a collaborative effort by members of the American Anthropological Association’s…

    Paperback – 2018-12-14
    Routledge

  • Critical Perspectives on Linguistic Fixity and Fluidity: Languagised Lives book cover

    Critical Perspectives on Linguistic Fixity and Fluidity

    Languagised Lives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jürgen Jaspers, Lian Malai Madsen

    This volume offers a critical perspective on current views on linguistic fixity and fluidity in sociolinguistics and highlights empirical accounts alternative to prevailing trends in the field. Featuring accounts from a broad range of regional contexts, the collection takes stock of such terms as "…

    Hardback – 2018-12-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Multilingualism

  • Researching Agency in Language Policy and Planning book cover

    Researching Agency in Language Policy and Planning

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gregory Paul Glasgow, Jeremie Bouchard

    This concise collection features seven studies on agency in language policy and planning across five different national contexts. Building on themes explored in Agency in Language Policy and Planning, this volume highlights the complex relationship between agency and broader ideological discourses,…

    Hardback – 2018-12-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Multilingualism

  • Agency in Language Policy and Planning:: Critical Inquiries book cover

    Agency in Language Policy and Planning:

    Critical Inquiries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeremie Bouchard, Gregory Paul Glasgow

    This collection brings together theory and ethnographic research from a range of national contexts to offer unique insights into the nature of agency in language policy and planning. Situated within a broader sociological framework, the book explores agentive processes at work in case studies from…

    Hardback – 2018-12-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Multilingualism

  • Gramática española: Variación social book cover

    Gramática española

    Variación social, 1st Edition

    By Kim Potowski, Naomi L. Shin

    Gramática española: Variación social introduces intermediate to advanced students of Spanish to the main grammatical features of the language in a way that emphasizes the social underpinnings of language. Written entirely in Spanish, this unique approach to the study of grammar guides students in…

    Paperback – 2018-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Introductions to Spanish Language and Linguistics

  • Bilingual Parent Participation in a Divided School Community book cover

    Bilingual Parent Participation in a Divided School Community

    1st Edition

    By Julia Menard-Warwick

    This volume theorizes parent participation in a bilingual school community in California, unpacking broader issues around language ideologies, language and power, and parent collaboration in diverse educational contexts. Highlighting data from a two-year ethnographic study of the school community,…

    Hardback – 2018-12-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Multilingualism

  • Being Indigenous: Perspectives on Activism, Culture, Language and Identity book cover

    Being Indigenous

    Perspectives on Activism, Culture, Language and Identity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Neyooxet Greymorning

    This volume gives voice to an impressive range of Indigenous authors who share their knowledge and perspectives on issues that pertain to activism, culture, language and identity – the fabric of being Indigenous. The contributions highlight the experiences of Indigenous peoples from a variety of…

    Paperback – 2018-11-23
    Routledge

  • Literacies, Sexualities, and Gender: Understanding Identities from Preschool to Adulthood book cover

    Literacies, Sexualities, and Gender

    Understanding Identities from Preschool to Adulthood, 1st Edition

    Edited by Barbara J. Guzzetti, Thomas W. Bean, Judith Dunkerly-Bean

    Offering diverse and wide-ranging perspectives on gender, sexualities, and literacies, this volume examines the intersection of these topics from preschool to adulthood. With a focus on current events, race, and the complex role of identity, this text starts with an overview of the current research…

    Paperback – 2018-11-19
    Routledge

  • The Politics of English in Hong Kong: Attitudes, Identity, and Use book cover

    The Politics of English in Hong Kong

    Attitudes, Identity, and Use, 1st Edition

    By Jette G. Hansen Edwards

    The focus of this book is on the impact of politics on language and identity in Hong Kong. The book is the first study to track real time language attitude changes against a divisive political landscape. It is also the most comprehensive study of language attitudes in Hong Kong to date, taking…

    Hardback – 2018-11-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in World Englishes

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