• Teaching Academic L2 Writing: Practical Techniques in Vocabulary and Grammar book cover

    Teaching Academic L2 Writing

    Practical Techniques in Vocabulary and Grammar, 2nd Edition

    By Eli Hinkel

    The new edition of this comprehensive text fills an important gap in teacher professional preparation by focusing on the grammar and vocabulary that are essential for all L2 writing teachers and student-writers to know. Before L2 writers can begin to successfully produce academic prose, they must…

    Paperback – 2020-01-29 
    Routledge
    ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

  • Bande de Filles: Girlhood Identities in Contemporary France book cover

    Bande de Filles

    Girlhood Identities in Contemporary France, 1st Edition

    By Frances Smith

    Few films in the twenty-first century have represented coming-of-age with the beauty and brutality of Bande de Filles (or Girlhood). This book provides an in-depth examination of Céline Sciamma’s film, focusing on its portrayal of female adolescence in contemporary Paris. Motivated by the absence…

    Hardback – 2020-01-27 
    Routledge
    Cinema and Youth Cultures

  • Migration, Identity, and Belonging: Defining Borders and Boundaries of the Homeland book cover

    Migration, Identity, and Belonging

    Defining Borders and Boundaries of the Homeland, 1st Edition

    Edited by Margaret E. Franz, Kumarini Silva

    This volume responds to the question: How do you know when you belong to a country? In other words, when is the nation-state a homeland? The boundaries and borders defining who belongs and who does not proliferate in the age of globalization, although they may not coincide with national…

    Hardback – 2020-01-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • Contemporary Publishing and the Culture of Books book cover

    Contemporary Publishing and the Culture of Books

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alison Baverstock, Richard Bradford, Madalena Gonzalez

    Contemporary Publishing and the Culture of Books is a comprehensive resource that builds bridges between the traditional focus and methodologies of literary studies and the actualities of modern and contemporary literature, including the realities of professional writing, the conventions and…

    Paperback – 2020-01-22 
    Routledge

  • Popular Cinema in Bengal: Genre, Stars, Public Cultures book cover

    Popular Cinema in Bengal

    Genre, Stars, Public Cultures, 1st Edition

    Edited by Madhuja Mukherjee, Kaustav Bakshi

    Popular Cinema in Bengal marks a decisive turn in studies of Bengali language cinema by shifting the focus from auteur and text-based studies to exhaustive readings of the film industry. The book covers a wide range of themes and issues, including: generic tropes (like comedy and action)…

    Hardback – 2020-01-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge South Asian History and Culture Series

  • Imitation, Contagion, Suggestion: On Mimesis and Society book cover

    Imitation, Contagion, Suggestion

    On Mimesis and Society, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christian Borch

    Terrorist attacks seem to mimic other terrorist attacks. Mass shootings appear to mimic previous mass shootings. Financial traders seem to mimic other traders. It is not a novel observation that people often imitate others. Some might even suggest that mimesis is at the core of human interaction.…

    Paperback – 2020-01-21 
    Routledge

  • Kinotalk: 21st Century book cover

    Kinotalk

    21st Century, 1st Edition

    By Olga Mesropova

    Kinotalk: 21st Century is a cinema-based textbook that enhances students’ linguistic and cultural proficiency through guided studies of 12 Russian feature films released since the year 2000. Each chapter includes a series of original readings and activities that present captivating and…

    Paperback – 2020-01-20 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Soft Power book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Soft Power

    1st Edition

    Edited by Naren Chitty, Li Ji, Gary D. Rawnsley, Craig Hayden

    The Routledge Handbook of Soft Power is the first volume to offer a comprehensive and detailed picture of soft power and associated forms of public diplomacy. The terms soft power and public diplomacy have enormous currency in media and policy discourse, yet despite all the attention the terms…

    Paperback – 2020-01-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • A New History of War Reporting book cover

    A New History of War Reporting

    1st Edition

    By Kevin Williams

    This book takes a fresh look at the history of war reporting to understand how new technology, new ways of waging war and new media conditions are changing the role and work of today’s war correspondent.   Focussing on the mechanics of war reporting and the logistical and institutional pressures…

    Paperback – 2020-01-10 
    Routledge

  • Gothic Cinema book cover

    Gothic Cinema

    1st Edition

    By Xavier Aldana Reyes

    Arguing for the need to understand Gothic cinema as an aesthetic mode, this book explores its long history, from its transitional origins in phantasmagoria shows and the first ‘trick’ films to its postmodern fragmentation in the Gothic pastiches of Tim Burton. But what is Gothic cinema? Is the…

    Paperback – 2020-01-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Film Guidebooks

  • Shifts towards Image-centricity in Contemporary Multimodal Practices book cover

    Shifts towards Image-centricity in Contemporary Multimodal Practices

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hartmut Stöckl, Helen Caple, Jana Pflaeging

    This innovative collection builds on current multimodal research to showcase image-centric practices in contemporary media, unpacking the increasing extent to which the visual plays a principal role in modern day communication. The volume begins by providing a concise overview of the history and…

    Hardback – 2020-01-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Multimodality

  • Affect in Relation: Families, Places, Technologies book cover

    Affect in Relation

    Families, Places, Technologies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Birgitt Röttger-Rössler, Jan Slaby

    Decades of research on affect and emotion have brought out the paramount importance of affective processes for human lives. Affect in Relation brings together perspectives from social science and cultural studies to analyze the formative, subject constituting potentials of affect and emotion.…

    Paperback – 2020-01-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Affective Societies

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