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  • The Norwegian Mission’s Literacy Work in Colonial and Independent Madagascar book cover

    The Norwegian Mission’s Literacy Work in Colonial and Independent Madagascar

    1st Edition

    By Ellen Vea Rosnes

    Offering an original historical perspective on literacy work in Africa, this book examines the role of the Norwegian Lutheran mission in Madagascar and sheds light on the motivations that drove colonizing powers’ literacy work. Focusing on both colonial and independent Madagascar, Rosnes examines…

    Hardback – 2018-11-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Literacy

  • Narrative and Metaphor in Education: Look Both Ways book cover

    Narrative and Metaphor in Education

    Look Both Ways, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Hanne, Anna A. Kaal

    Human beings rely equally on narrative (or storytelling) and metaphor (or analogy) for making sense of the world. Narrative and Metaphor in Education integrates the two perspectives of narrative and metaphor in educational theory and practice at every level from pre-school to lifelong civic…

    Hardback – 2018-11-27
    Routledge

  • Intensification and Modal Necessity in Mandarin Chinese book cover

    Intensification and Modal Necessity in Mandarin Chinese

    1st Edition

    By Jiun-Shiung Wu

    This book addresses intensification and modal necessity in Mandarin Chinese. Intensification is used in this book to describe the speaker’s emphasis on a proposition, because, by emphasizing on a proposition, the speaker intensifies the degree of his/her confidence and affirmativeness toward the…

    Hardback – 2018-11-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Chinese Linguistics

  • Discourse in Translation book cover

    Discourse in Translation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Said Faiq

    This book explores the discourse in and of translation within and across cultures and languages. From the macro aspects of translation as an inter- cultural project to actual analysis of textual ingredients that contribute to translation and interpreting as discourse, the ten chapters represent…

    Hardback – 2018-11-20
    Routledge

  • News Framing through English-Chinese translation: A comparative study of Chinese and English media discourse book cover

    News Framing through English-Chinese translation

    A comparative study of Chinese and English media discourse, 1st Edition

    By Nancy Xiuzhi Liu

    News Framing Through English-Chinese Translation provides a useful tool to depict how Chinese news translation can be examined in the era of globalization. The author has integrated framing theory in journalism studies with translation studies and developed a new theoretical model/framework named…

    Hardback – 2018-11-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Chinese Discourse Analysis

  • Teacher Education for English as a Lingua Franca: Perspectives from Indonesia book cover

    Teacher Education for English as a Lingua Franca

    Perspectives from Indonesia, 1st Edition

    Edited by Subhan Zein

    This edited collection responds to a gap in the literature by presenting a much-needed examination of both the theoretical and practical aspects of teacher education for English as a lingua franca in Indonesia. Through a series of extended research-based and conceptual chapters written by experts…

    Hardback – 2018-11-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

  • 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

  • Mandarin Loanwords book cover

    Mandarin Loanwords

    1st Edition

    By Tae Eun Kim

    English-based Mandarin loanwords are commonly used in Chinese people’s daily lives. Mandarin Loanwords demonstrates how English phonemes map into Mandarin phonemes through Mandarin loanwords adaptation. The consonantal adaptations are the most important in the analyses, and vowel adaptation and…

    Hardback – 2018-11-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Chinese Linguistics

  • The Reflexivity of Language and Linguistic Inquiry: Integrational Linguistics in Practice book cover

    The Reflexivity of Language and Linguistic Inquiry

    Integrational Linguistics in Practice, 1st Edition

    By Dorthe Duncker

    This book explores the reflexivity of language both from the perspective of the lay speaker and the linguistic analyst. Linguistic inquiry is conditional upon linguistic reflexivity, but so is language. Without linguistic reflexivity, we would not be able to make sense of everyday linguistic…

    Hardback – 2018-11-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Communication and Linguistic Theory

  • Popularizing Japanese TV: The Cultural, Economic, and Emotional Dimensions of Infotainment Discourse book cover

    Popularizing Japanese TV

    The Cultural, Economic, and Emotional Dimensions of Infotainment Discourse, 1st Edition

    By Hakan Ergül

    Over the past years, the view has emerged that Japanese TV is dominated by an infotainment mode of discourse. The book extends this view, detailing and interpreting the cultural, economic, and emotional dimensions of this communication phenomenon from an ethnographic perspective. It examines the…

    Hardback – 2018-11-14
    Routledge
    Cultural Discourse Studies Series

  • Children's books, brain development, and language acquisition book cover

    Children's books, brain development, and language acquisition

    1st Edition

    By Ralf Thiede

    This book correlates English-speaking children’s brain development and acquisition of language with the linguistic input that comes from children’s books. Drawing from the most current research on the developing brain, the author demonstrates how language acquisition is exclusively interactive, and…

    Hardback – 2018-11-07
    Routledge
    Explorations in Developmental Psychology

  • Slogans: Subjection, Subversion, and the Politics of Neoliberalism book cover

    Slogans

    Subjection, Subversion, and the Politics of Neoliberalism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nicolette Makovicky, Anne-Christine Trémon, Sheyla S. Zandonai

    Focusing on contexts of accelerated economic and political reform, this volume critically examines the role of slogans in the contemporary projects of populist mobilization, neoliberal governance, and civic subversion. Bringing together a collection of ethnographic studies from Greece, Slovakia,…

    Hardback – 2018-11-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

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