Linguistics: Sociolinguistics

  • Affect in Literacy Learning and Teaching: Pedagogies, Politics and Coming to Know book cover

    Affect in Literacy Learning and Teaching

    Pedagogies, Politics and Coming to Know, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kevin M. Leander, Christian Ehret

    In this cutting-edge volume, scholars from around the world connect affect theory to the field of literacy studies and unpack the role and influence of this emerging area of scholarship on literacy education. Offering an introduction to affect theory and scholarship as it relates to literacy…

    Paperback – 2019-02-14
    Routledge
    Expanding Literacies in Education

  • Applied Linguistics in the Real World book cover

    Applied Linguistics in the Real World

    1st Edition

    By Patricia Friedrich

    Applied Linguistics in the Real World introduces readers to situations in which applied linguistics can be and is used. Presenting a panoramic view of the interdisciplinary area of applied linguistics and highlighting the diverse range of twenty-first century occupations that have linguistics at…

    Paperback – 2019-02-13
    Routledge

  • Global Perspectives on Language Assessment: Research, Theory, and Practice book cover

    Global Perspectives on Language Assessment

    Research, Theory, and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Spiros Papageorgiou, Kathleen M. Bailey

    The sixth volume in the Global Research on Teaching and Learning English series offers up-to-date research on the rapidly changing field of language assessment. The book features original research with chapters reporting on a variety of international education settings from a range of diverse…

    Paperback – 2019-02-11
    Routledge
    Global Research on Teaching and Learning English

  • Teacher Evaluation as Cultural Practice: A Framework for Equity and Excellence book cover

    Teacher Evaluation as Cultural Practice

    A Framework for Equity and Excellence, 1st Edition

    By María del Carmen Salazar, Jessica Lerner

    Moving beyond the expectations and processes of conventional teacher evaluation, this book provides a framework for teacher evaluation that better prepares educators to serve culturally and linguistically diverse (CLD) learners. Covering theory, research, and practice, María del Carmen Salazar…

    Paperback – 2019-02-01
    Routledge
    Language, Culture, and Teaching Series

  • English Vocabulary Today: Into the 21st Century book cover

    English Vocabulary Today

    Into the 21st Century, 1st Edition

    By Barry J. Blake

    English Vocabulary Today: Into the 21st Century offers an innovative perspective on the ways in which contemporary English language vocabulary continues to adapt and grow in light of emerging technologies and ideas. The book begins with a concise history of the English language, followed by…

    Paperback – 2019-02-01
    Routledge

  • Topicalization in Asian Englishes: Forms, Functions, and Frequencies of a Fronting Construction book cover

    Topicalization in Asian Englishes

    Forms, Functions, and Frequencies of a Fronting Construction, 1st Edition

    By Sven Leuckert

    This monograph is the first comprehensive study of topicalization in Asian second-language varieties of English and provides an in-depth analysis of the forms, functions, and frequencies of topicalization in four Asian Englishes. Topicalization, that is, the sentence-initial placement of…

    Hardback – 2019-01-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in World Englishes

  • Heart- and Soul-Like Constructs across Languages, Cultures, and Epochs book cover

    Heart- and Soul-Like Constructs across Languages, Cultures, and Epochs

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bert Peeters

    All languages and cultures appear to have one or more "mind-like" constructs that supplement the human body. Linguistic evidence suggests they all have a word for someone, and another word for body, but that doesn’t mean that whatever else makes up a human being (i.e. someone) apart from the body…

    Hardback – 2019-01-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Linguistics

  • Friedrich Max Müller and the Role of Philology in Victorian Thought book cover

    Friedrich Max Müller and the Role of Philology in Victorian Thought

    1st Edition

    Edited by John R. Davis, Angus Nicholls

    The German comparative philologist Friedrich Max Müller (1823-1900) was one of the most influential scholars in Victorian Britain. Müller travelled to Britain in 1846 in order to prepare a translation of the Rig Veda. This research visit would turn into a lifelong stay after Müller was appointed as…

    Paperback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge

  • Discourses of Identity in Liminal Places and Spaces book cover

    Discourses of Identity in Liminal Places and Spaces

    1st Edition

    Edited by Roberta Piazza

    This collection highlights the interplay between language and liminal places and spaces in building distinct narratives of selfhood. The book uses an interdisciplinary approach to examine linguistic and social phenomena in places shaped by displacement and social inequality. The book also …

    Hardback – 2019-01-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in 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

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