Linguistics: Stylistics

  • Cognitive Poetics: A New Introduction book cover

    Cognitive Poetics

    A New Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Peter Stockwell

    A pioneering text in its first edition, this revised publication of Cognitive Poetics offers a rigorous and principled approach to literary reading and analysis. The second edition of this seminal text features: • updated theory, frameworks and examples throughout, including new explanations of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge

  • Translation and Style book cover

    Translation and Style

    2nd Edition

    By Jean Boase-Beier

    Style plays a major role in the translation of literary as well as non-literary texts, and Translation and Style offers an updated survey of this highly interdisciplinary area of translation studies. Jean Boase-Beier examines a variety of disciplines and theoretical approaches including stylistics,…

    Paperback – 2019-09-17
    Routledge
    Translation Theories Explored

  • Studying Scientific Metaphor in Translation book cover

    Studying Scientific Metaphor in Translation

    1st Edition

    By Mark Shuttleworth

    Studying Scientific Metaphor in Translation presents a multilingual examination of the translation of metaphors. Mark Shuttleworth explores this facet of translation and develops a theoretically nuanced description of the procedures that translators have recourse to when translating…

    Paperback – 2019-08-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Translation and Interpreting Studies

  • The Middle English Mystics book cover

    The Middle English Mystics

    1st Edition

    By Wolfgang Riehle

    Originally published as an English translation in 1981, The Middle English Mystics is a crucial contribution to the study of the literature of English mysticism. This book surveys and analyses the language of metaphor in the writings of such mystics as Richard Rolle, Walter Hilton, Julian of…

    Hardback – 2019-07-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The Medieval World

  • Similes, Puns and Counterfactuals in Literary Narrative book cover

    Similes, Puns and Counterfactuals in Literary Narrative

    1st Edition

    By Jennifer Riddle Harding

    In this study, Jennifer Riddle Harding presents a cognitive analysis of three figures of speech that have readily identifiable forms: similes, puns, and counterfactuals. Harding argues that when deployed in literary narrative, these forms have narrative functions—such as the depiction of conscious…

    Paperback – 2019-07-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Stylistics

  • Using Computers in the Translation of Literary Style: Challenges and Opportunities book cover

    Using Computers in the Translation of Literary Style

    Challenges and Opportunities, 1st Edition

    By Roy Youdale

    This volume argues for an innovative interdisciplinary approach to the analysis and translation of literary style, based on a mutually supportive combination of traditional close reading and ‘distant’ reading, involving corpus-linguistic analysis and text-visualisation. The book contextualizes this…

    Hardback – 2019-06-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Translation and Interpreting Studies

  • Routledge Revivals: English Usage (1986): A Guide to First Principles book cover

    Routledge Revivals: English Usage (1986)

    A Guide to First Principles, 1st Edition

    By Walter Nash

    First published in 1986, this book examines the changing patterns in English usage and style. It encourages a constructive attitude to language, demonstrating the creative resources of grammar, discussing in detail the options of written style, and challenging the authoritarian spirit that inhibits…

    Paperback – 2019-05-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: Language, Education and Society Series

  • Discourse Deixis in Metafiction: The Language of Metanarration, Metalepsis and Disnarration book cover

    Discourse Deixis in Metafiction

    The Language of Metanarration, Metalepsis and Disnarration, 1st Edition

    By Andrea Macrae

    This volume advances scholarly understanding of the ways in which discourse deixis underpins the workings of metafictional novels. Building on existing scholarship in the field, the book begins by mapping out key themes and techniques in metafiction and puts forward a focused and theoretically…

    Hardback – 2019-05-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Stylistics

  • Routledge Revivals: Turkic Oral Epic Poetry (1992): Traditions, Forms, Poetic Structure book cover

    Routledge Revivals: Turkic Oral Epic Poetry (1992)

    Traditions, Forms, Poetic Structure, 1st Edition

    By Karl Reichl

    Originally published in 1992, Turkic Oral Poetry provides an expert introduction to the oral epic traditions of the Turkic peoples of central Asia. The book seeks to remedy the problem of non-specialists’ lack of access to information on the Turkic traditions, and in the process, it provides…

    Paperback – 2019-03-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Redefining Translation: The Variational Approach book cover

    Redefining Translation

    The Variational Approach, 1st Edition

    By Lance Hewson, Jacky Martin

    Originally published in 1991 Redefining Translation looks at the practical results and theory of translation as a key area for all those investigating language and culture. The book addresses the need to consolidate advances in the field of translation and critically evaluate the variety of…

    Hardback – 2018-10-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Translation

  • Translation as Social Action: Russian and Bulgarian Perspectives book cover

    Translation as Social Action

    Russian and Bulgarian Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Palma Zlateva

    Originally published in 1993, Translation as Social Action is a varied collection of essays, which addresses translation as social action as its central theme, the book proposes a model of the translator as an agent in his or her own right. Translation is seen not just as a transfer of meanings…

    Hardback – 2018-10-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Translation

  • Routledge Library Editions: Translation book cover

    Routledge Library Editions: Translation

    1st Edition

    By Various

    The volumes in this set, originally published between 1991 and 1993, draw together research by leading academics in the area of translation, and provide a rigorous examination of related key issues. The volume examines the concepts of translation as social action, socio-cultural translation,…

    Hardback – 2018-10-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Translation

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