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  • Chaucer's Humor: Critical Essays book cover

    Chaucer's Humor

    Critical Essays, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jean E. Jost

    Originally published in 1994. Chaucer is considered the first major humorist in English literature and is particularly interesting as he reflects the humor of predecessors and contemporaries as well as defines development for subsequent British humor. This collection presents essays that define the…

    Hardback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Chaucer

  • Chaucer and the Making of English Poetry, Volume 2: The Art of Narrative book cover

    Chaucer and the Making of English Poetry, Volume 2

    The Art of Narrative, 1st Edition

    By P. M. Kean

    Originally published in 1972. This important work of Chaucerian scholarship deals with two aspects of the poet and his work - his individual achievement and his place in history - and demonstrates that in both these senses Chaucer is a maker of English poetry. The author explores Chaucer’s…

    Hardback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Chaucer

  • Chaucer and the Making of English Poetry, Volume 1: Love, Vision and Debate book cover

    Chaucer and the Making of English Poetry, Volume 1

    Love, Vision and Debate, 1st Edition

    By P. M. Kean

    Originally published in 1972. This important work of Chaucerian scholarship deals with two aspects of the poet and his work - his individual achievement and his place in history - and demonstrates that in both these senses Chaucer is a maker of English poetry. The author assesses the extent of…

    Hardback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Chaucer

  • Chaucer and Middle English Studies: In Honour of Rossel Hope Robbins book cover

    Chaucer and Middle English Studies

    In Honour of Rossel Hope Robbins, 1st Edition

    Edited by Beryl Rowland

    Originally published in 1974. The thirty-six essays of this book were written and assembled in hour of an internationally recognised scholar of medieval literature. Written by a diverse range of contributors, the chapters cover not only various studies of aspects of Chaucer’s poetry, but also some…

    Hardback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Chaucer

  • Chaucer's Poetic Alchemy: A Study of Value and its Transformation in The Canterbury Tales book cover

    Chaucer's Poetic Alchemy

    A Study of Value and its Transformation in The Canterbury Tales, 1st Edition

    By Sheila Fisher

    Originally published in 1988. The economic changes and the growth of commerce in fourteenth century England precipitated both social changes and a preoccupation with material wealth. This book examines Chaucer's treatment of economic and ethical value in The Canterbury Tales within the context of…

    Hardback – 2019-09-01 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Chaucer

  • "Many a Song and Many a Leccherous Lay"

    Tradition and Individuality in Chaucer's Lyric Poetry, 1st Edition

    By Jay Ruud

    Originally published in 1992. Although they were apparently much appreciated in his own time, Chaucer’s lyrics have for most of the modern era been the most neglected of his poetic productions. This work offers a comprehensive overview of Chaucer’s lyric corpus. The author extends his scope to…

    Hardback – 2019-09-01 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Chaucer

  • The Semantic Theory of Evolution book cover

    The Semantic Theory of Evolution

    1st Edition

    By Marcello Barbieri

    Originally published in 1985, The Semantic Theory of Evolution addresses the notion that life is not shaped by the single law of natural selection, but instead by a plurality of laws that resemble grammatical rules in language. This remarkable work presents a semantic theory centering on the…

    Hardback – 2019-08-31 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Evolution

  • Nature and History: The Evolutionary Approach for Social Scientists book cover

    Nature and History

    The Evolutionary Approach for Social Scientists, 1st Edition

    By Ignazio Masulli

    Originally published in 1990, Nature and History examines how Darwin’s theory of evolution has been expanded by scholars and researchers to include virtually every scientific discipline. The book presents a morphological analysis of historical and social sciences – sciences which have traditionally…

    Hardback – 2019-08-31 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Evolution

  • The Routledge Handbook of Translation and Technology book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Translation and Technology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Minako O'Hagan

    The Routledge Handbook of Translation and Technology provides a comprehensive and accessible overview of the dynamically evolving relationship between translation and technology. Divided into five parts, with an editor's introduction, this volume presents the perspectives of users of translation…

    Hardback – 2019-08-29 
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    Routledge Handbooks in Translation and Interpreting Studies

  • Systemic Functional Language Description: Making Meaning Matter book cover

    Systemic Functional Language Description

    Making Meaning Matter, 1st Edition

    Edited by J.R. Martin, Y.J. Doran, Giacomo Figueredo

    This volume showcases previously unpublished research on theoretical, descriptive, and methodological innovations for understanding language patterns grounded in a Systemic Functional Linguistic perspective. Featuring contributions from an international range of scholars, the book demonstrates…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Linguistics

  • Sensations, Thoughts, Language: Essays in Honour of Brian Loar book cover

    Sensations, Thoughts, Language

    Essays in Honour of Brian Loar, 1st Edition

    Edited by Arthur Sullivan

    Brian Loar (1939-2014) was an eminent and highly respected philosopher of mind and language. He was at the forefront of several different field-defining debates between the 1970s and the 2000s—from his earliest work on reducing semantics to psychology, through debates about reference, functionalism…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Festschrifts in Philosophy

  • Innovations and Challenges in Applied Linguistics from the Global South book cover

    Innovations and Challenges in Applied Linguistics from the Global South

    1st Edition

    By Alastair Pennycook, Sinfree Makoni

    Applied Linguistics from the Global South provides an original appraisal of the latest innovations and challenges in applied linguistics from the perspective of the Global South. Global South perspectives are encapsulated in struggles for basic, economic, political and social transformation in an…

    Paperback – 2019-08-27 
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    Innovations and Challenges in Applied Linguistics

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