Linguistics: Sociolinguistics

  • The Politics of Ethnolinguistic Mobilization in Europe: Language Matters book cover

    The Politics of Ethnolinguistic Mobilization in Europe

    Language Matters, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alistair Cole, Jean-Baptiste Harguindéguy

    Language constitutes a very sensitive nexus between the concepts of territory and community. Though a fundamental issue in contemporary societies, it remains relatively unaddressed by political scientists. This book promotes a better understanding of the connection between the concepts of identity,…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge

  • The Discourse of Sport: Analyses from Social Linguistics book cover

    The Discourse of Sport

    Analyses from Social Linguistics, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Caldwell, John Walsh, Elaine W. Vine, Jon Jureidini

    This collection brings together innovative research from socially-oriented applied linguists working in sports. Drawing on contemporary approaches to applied linguistics, this book provides readers with in-depth analyses of examples of language-in-use in the context of sport, and…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • The Language of Hate: A Corpus Lingusitic Analysis of White Supremacist Language book cover

    The Language of Hate

    A Corpus Lingusitic Analysis of White Supremacist Language, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Brindle

    In this book, Andrew Brindle analyzes a corpus of texts taken from a white supremacist web forum which refer to the subject of homosexuality, drawing conclusions about the discourses of extremism and the dissemination of far-right hate speech online. The website from which Brindle’s corpus is drawn…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Corpus Linguistics

  • Culture Politics and Linguistic Recognition in Taiwan: Ethnicity, National Identity, and the Party System book cover

    Culture Politics and Linguistic Recognition in Taiwan

    Ethnicity, National Identity, and the Party System, 1st Edition

    By Jean-Francois Dupre

    The consolidation of Taiwanese identity in recent years has been accompanied by two interrelated paradoxes: a continued language shift from local Taiwanese languages to Mandarin Chinese, and the increasing subordination of the Hoklo majority culture in ethnic policy and public identity discourses.…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge

  • Food and Language: Discourses and Foodways across Cultures book cover

    Food and Language

    Discourses and Foodways across Cultures, 1st Edition

    By Kathleen C. Riley, Amy L. Paugh

    Food and Language: Discourses and Foodways across Cultures explores in innovative ways how food and language are intertwined across cultures and social settings. How do we talk about food? How do we interact in its presence? How do we use food to communicate? And how does social interaction feed us…

    Paperback – 2018-08-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Foundations in Linguistic Anthropology

  • Routledge Revivals: Language, Education and Society Series book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Language, Education and Society Series

    1st Edition

    By Various

    First published between 1985 and 1987, this set of books attempts to tackle some of the complex issues implied by the title Language, Education and Society. For example how is language related to learning? Or to intelligence? Do regional and social accents and dialects matter? What is meant by…

    Hardback – 2018-08-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: Language, Education and Society Series

  • Racialization and Language: Interdisciplinary Perspectives From Perú book cover

    Racialization and Language

    Interdisciplinary Perspectives From Perú, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michele Back, Virginia Zavala

    Drawing on frameworks from applied linguistics and critical discourse analysis, this volume employs a linguistics approach to understanding race and racism in Latin America, with a particular focus on Peru. Building on recent debates in Peru on cultural and biological definitions of race, the book…

    Hardback – 2018-08-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • Language, Gender and Parenthood Online: Negotiating Motherhood in Mumsnet Talk book cover

    Language, Gender and Parenthood Online

    Negotiating Motherhood in Mumsnet Talk, 1st Edition

    By Jai Mackenzie

    Language, Gender and Parenthood Online explores the digital interactions of parents on the UK-based internet discussion forum Mumsnet Talk, a space dominated by users sharing a common identification as women, parents and mothers. Using a qualitative approach grounded in feminist poststructuralist…

    Hardback – 2018-08-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Language and Social Media

  • Introducing Sociolinguistics book cover

    Introducing Sociolinguistics

    3rd Edition

    By Miriam Meyerhoff

    This third edition of Miriam Meyerhoff’s highly successful textbook provides a solid, up-to-date appreciation of the interdisciplinary nature of the field and covers foundation issues, recent advances and current debates. It presents familiar or classic data in new ways, and supplements the…

    Paperback – 2018-08-01
    Routledge

  • Reform and Literacy Education: History, Effects, and Advocacy book cover

    Reform and Literacy Education

    History, Effects, and Advocacy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah Hochstetler

    A critical resource for literacy educators and graduate students, this volume investigates key moments in the development of literacy education and provides a much-needed overview of where, when, and how efforts to shape education influence literacy teaching, as well as what literacy educators can…

    Paperback – 2018-07-31
    Routledge

  • 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

  • A Concise Introduction to Linguistics book cover

    A Concise Introduction to Linguistics

    5th Edition

    By Bruce M. Rowe, Diane P. Levine

    Now in its fifth edition, A Concise Introduction to Linguistics provides students with a detailed introduction to the core concepts of language as it relates to culture. The textbook includes a focus on linguistic anthropology, unpacking the main contributions of linguistics to the study of human…

    Paperback – 2018-07-13
    Routledge

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