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  • Questioning the Language of Improvement and Reform in Education: Reclaiming Meaning book cover

    Questioning the Language of Improvement and Reform in Education

    Reclaiming Meaning, 1st Edition

    By Nicole Mockler, Susan Groundwater-Smith

    Questioning the Language of Improvement and Reform in Education challenges the language used in education by linking the language of both the public and professional domains with the changing intentions of the governance of education. Exploring various issues, which embody the many manifestations…

    Hardback – 2018-05-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Downward Entailing and Chinese Polarity Items book cover

    Downward Entailing and Chinese Polarity Items

    1st Edition

    By Li Chen

    Polarity phenomena are pervasively observed in natural languages. Previous studies on Chinese polarity items are mainly in line with the non-veridicality approach. This book, however, employs the downward-entailing hypothesis as its analytical foundation, and argues that downward entailment is the…

    Hardback – 2018-05-10
    Routledge
    Frontiers in Applied Linguistics

  • Interculturality in International Education book cover

    Interculturality in International Education

    1st Edition

    By Jane Jackson

    This comprehensive volume provides a state-of-the-art overview of the key issues and developments in study abroad research and practice with a specific focus on the intercultural and language learning dimensions of the study abroad experience. Rather than looking at individual studies, the book…

    Hardback – 2018-05-10
    Routledge

  • The Human Factor in Machine Translation book cover

    The Human Factor in Machine Translation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sin-wai Chan

    Machine translation has become increasingly popular, especially with the introduction of neural machine translation in major online translation systems. However, despite the rapid advances in machine translation, the role of a human translator remains crucial. As illustrated by the chapters in this…

    Hardback – 2018-05-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Translation Technology

  • Language, Media and Globalization in the Periphery: The Linguascapes of Popular Music in Mongolia book cover

    Language, Media and Globalization in the Periphery

    The Linguascapes of Popular Music in Mongolia, 1st Edition

    By Sender Dovchin

    The title seeks to show how people are embedded culturally, socially and linguistically in a certain peripheral geographical location, yet are also able to roam widely in their use and takeup of a variety of linguistic and cultural resources. Drawing on data examples obtained from ethnographic…

    Hardback – 2018-05-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • Understanding Metaphor through Corpora: A Case Study of Metaphors in Nineteenth Century Writing book cover

    Understanding Metaphor through Corpora

    A Case Study of Metaphors in Nineteenth Century Writing, 1st Edition

    By Katie Patterson

    This book introduces a unique methodology to the study of metaphor, integrating a corpus linguistic approach to explore the lexical, grammatical, semantic, and pragmatic characteristics of metaphoric instances of language. The volume questions the reliability of attempts to identify metaphor based…

    Hardback – 2018-05-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Corpus Linguistics

  • Language, Gender and Ideology: Constructions of Femininity for Marriage book cover

    Language, Gender and Ideology

    Constructions of Femininity for Marriage, 1st Edition

    By Saumya Sharma

    This book explores multiple facets of femininity for marriage in India. Using language as an entry point, it looks at how and why media representations of gender identities are constructed the way they are. It works with a unique synthesis of second-wave feminist discourse and empirical linguistic…

    Hardback – 2018-05-01
    Routledge India

  • Lexical borrowing and deborrowing in Spanish in New York City: Towards a synthesis of the social correlates of lexical use and diffusion in immigrant contexts book cover

    Lexical borrowing and deborrowing in Spanish in New York City

    Towards a synthesis of the social correlates of lexical use and diffusion in immigrant contexts, 1st Edition

    By Rachel Varra

    Lexical Borrowing and Deborrowing in Spanish in New York City provides a sociodemographic portrait of lexical borrowing in Spanish in New York City. The volume offers new and important insights into research on lexical borrowing. In particular, it presents empirical data obtained through…

    Hardback – 2018-04-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Hispanic and Lusophone Linguistics

  • Moral Talk: Stance and Evaluation in Political Discourse book cover

    Moral Talk

    Stance and Evaluation in Political Discourse, 1st Edition

    By Joe Spencer-Bennett

    This book is about moral talk in contemporary British political discourse, drawing on speeches, debates and radio phone-ins. Using a critical sociolinguistic approach, Spencer-Bennett explores the language people use to communicate moral judgement and highlights the relations between the things…

    Hardback – 2018-04-30
    Routledge
    Politics of Language

  • The Language of Money: Proverbs and Practices book cover

    The Language of Money

    Proverbs and Practices, 1st Edition

    By Annabelle Mooney

    Through a detailed examination of proverbs related to money, this book offers a comprehensive critique of the prevailing everyday ideologies and discourses on money and paves the way toward establishing a new set of proverbs more conducive to financial equality and human well-being. The volume…

    Hardback – 2018-04-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Language and Communication

  • Multimodality, Poetry and Poetics book cover

    Multimodality, Poetry and Poetics

    1st Edition

    By Richard Andrews

    This groundbreaking work takes multimodality studies in a new direction by applying multimodal approaches to the study of poetry and poetics. The book examines poetry’s visual and formal dimensions, applying framing theory to such case studies as Aristotle’s Poetics and Robert Lowell’s "The…

    Hardback – 2018-04-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Language and Communication

  • Morphological Processing and Literacy Development: Current Issues and Research book cover

    Morphological Processing and Literacy Development

    Current Issues and Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rachel Berthiaume, Daniel Daigle, Alain Desrochers

    Synthesizing a range of studies on morphological processing from the past 30 years, this edited collection presents the current state of knowledge on morphological processing and defines classroom practices to help students conceptualise the role of morphology in reading, spelling, and vocabulary…

    Hardback – 2018-04-09
    Routledge

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