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  • Global Perspectives on Language Education Policies

    Edited by JoAnn (Jodi) Crandall, Kathleen M. Bailey

    Presenting research on language policy and planning, with a special focus on educational contexts in which English plays a role, this book brings readers up-to-date on the latest developments in research, theory, and practice in a rapidly changing field. The diversity of authors, research settings,…

    Paperback – 2018-01-31 
    Routledge
    Global Research on Teaching and Learning English

  • Cataloguing the World's Endangered Languages

    Edited by Lyle Campbell, Anna Belew

    Cataloguing the World’s Endangered Languages brings together the results of the extensive and influential Catalogue of Endangered Languages (ELCat) project. Based on the findings from the most extensive endangered languages research project, this is the most comprehensive source of accurate…

    Hardback – 2018-01-30 
    Routledge

  • The Diachrony of Verb Meaning

    Aspect and Argument Structure

    By Elly van Gelderen

    This innovative volume offers a comprehensive account of the study of language change in verb meaning in the history of the English language. Integrating both the author’s previous body of work and new research, the book explores the complex dynamic between linguistic structures, morphosyntactic…

    Hardback – 2018-01-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Historical Linguistics

  • Recovering Argument

    Edited by Randall Lake

    This volume presents the best scholarship from the 19th National Communication Association/American Forensic Association Conference on Argumentation, which took place July 30-August 2, 2015, at Cliff Lodge, Snowbird Resort, in Alta, Utah. The Alta Conference, first held in 1979, is the oldest…

    Hardback – 2018-01-25 
    Routledge

  • The Evolution of English Language Learners in Japan

    Crossing Japan, the West, and South East Asia

    By Yoko Kobayashi

    This book seeks a better understanding of the sociocultural and ideological factors that influence English study in Japan and study-abroad contexts such as university-bound high schools, female-dominant English classes at college, ESL schools in Canada, and private or university-affiliated ESL…

    Hardback – 2018-01-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Language Education

  • Plurilingualism in Teaching and Learning

    Complexities across Contexts

    Edited by Julie Choi, Sue Ollerhead

    Plurilingualism in Teaching and Learning provides a close look into the possibilities and constraints in taking up a plurilingual stance within the unique dynamics that constitute particular spaces of teaching and learning across a range of educational settings, age groups, and institutional models…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18 
    Routledge

  • Critical Literacy, Schooling, and Social Justice

    The Selected Works of Allan Luke

    By Allan Luke

    In the World Library of Educationalists, international scholars themselves compile career-long collections of what they judge to be their finest pieces – extracts from books, key articles, salient research findings, major theoretical and/practical contributions – so the world can read them in a…

    Hardback – 2018-01-18 
    Routledge
    World Library of Educationalists

  • Becoming-Social in a Networked Age

    By Neal Thomas

    This book examines the semiotic effects of protocols and algorithms at work in popular social media systems, bridging philosophical conversations in human-computer interaction (HCI) and information systems (IS) design with contemporary work in critical media, technology and software studies. Where…

    Hardback – 2018-01-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in New Media and Cyberculture

  • The Languages of Literature

    Some Linguistic Contributions to Criticism

    By Roger Fowler

    In The Language of Literature, first published in 1971, Roger Fowler argues that the vitality and centrality of the verbal dimension of literature, and, read as a whole, the papers in this collection imply a consistent point of view on language in literature. The author focuses on the continuity of…

    Paperback – 2018-01-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literary Theory

  • Essays in Modern Stylistics

    Edited by Donald Freeman

    Essays in Modern Stylistics, first published in 1981, is a collection of essays in the application of modern linguistic theory to the study of literature. The essays reflect the development in stylistics away from programmic statements towards analysis of particular literary works and effects. This…

    Paperback – 2018-01-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literary Theory

  • The Conspiracy of the Text

    The Place of Narrative in the Development of Thought

    By Jeff Adams

    In The Conspiracy of the Text, first published in 1986, Jeff Adams looks at an early stage in childhood to examine the ways in which children create social organisation and moral order. Adams shows how certain narratives, such as fairy tales, serve as a foundation for this system, and does this…

    Paperback – 2018-01-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literary Theory

  • Speech Acts and Literary Theory

    By Sandy Petrey

    This book, first published in 1990, combines an introduction to speech-act theory as developed by J. L. Austin with a survey of critical essays that have adapted Austin's thought for literary analysis. Speech-act theory emphasizes the social reality created when speakers agree that their language…

    Paperback – 2018-01-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literary Theory

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