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  • Policy Discourses in Malaysian Education

    A nation in the making

    Edited by Suseela Malakolunthu, Nagappan C. Rengasamy

    Since independence in 1957, Malaysia has become a globally-recognised industrial trading partner. With a 60% Muslim population, it also enjoys the reputation of being a moderate and peaceful nation. However, with just a short time left to realising its Vision 2020 of developed nationhood, the…

    Hardback – 2016-11-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

  • The Second Language Learning Processes of Students with Specific Learning Difficulties

    By Judit Kormos

    The Second Language Learning Processes of Students with Specific Learning Difficulties is the only recent book available to offer a detailed and in-depth discussion of the second language learning processes of students with specific learning difficulties (SpLDs). It summarizes research advances in…

    Paperback – 2016-11-03 
    Routledge
    Second Language Acquisition Research Series

  • Acquiring Conversational Competence

    By Elinor Ochs, Bambi B. Schieffelin

    First published in 1983, this book represents a substantial body of detailed research on children’s language and communication, and more generally on the nature of interactive spoken discourse. It looks at areas of competence often examined in young children’s speech have that have not been…

    Hardback – 2016-11-02 
    Routledge
    RLE: Discourse Analysis

  • Common Discourse Particles in English Conversation

    By Lawrence C. Schourup

    First published in 1985, this book studies several common items in English conversation known variously as ‘discourse particles’, ‘interjections’, ‘discourse markers’, and, more informally, ‘hesitations’ or ‘fillers’. While the analysis primarily focuses on ‘like’, ‘well’ and ‘you know’, the larger…

    Hardback – 2016-11-02 
    Routledge
    RLE: Discourse Analysis

  • Standardizing Minority Languages

    Competing Ideologies of Authority and Authenticity in the Global Periphery

    Edited by Pia Lane, James Costa

    This volume develops a highly original approach to the topic of minority language standardization, focusing on social actors and their ideologies and practices rather than on language form. By focusing on standardization as a process that social actors engage with, support, negotiate, resist and…

    Hardback – 2016-11-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Multilingualism

  • Quantitative Corpus Linguistics with R

    A Practical Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Stefan Th. Gries

    As in its first edition, Quantitative Corpus Linguistics with R, Second Edition demonstrates how to process corpus-linguistic data with the open source programming language and environment R. Geared towards linguists working with observational data in general and corpus linguists in particular, it…

    Hardback – 2016-10-31 
    Routledge

  • Critical Genre Analysis

    Investigating interdiscursive performance in professional practice

    By Vijay K. Bhatia

    Genre theory has focused primarily on the analysis of generic constructs, with increasing attention to and emphasis on the contexts in which such genres are produced, interpreted, and used to achieve objectives, often giving the impression as if producing genres is an end in itself, rather than a…

    Hardback – 2016-10-31 
    Routledge

  • Intercultural Communication

    An Advanced Resource Book for Students, 3rd Edition

    By Adrian Holliday, John Kullman, Martin Hyde

    Routledge Applied Linguistics is a series of comprehensive textbooks, providing students and researchers with the support they need for advanced study in the core areas of English language and Applied Linguistics. Each book in the series guides readers through three main sections, enabling them to…

    Paperback – 2016-10-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Applied Linguistics

  • Metonymy and Language

    A New Theory of Linguistic Processing

    By Charles Denroche

    Metonymy and Language presents a new theory of language and communication in which the central focus is on the concept of metonymy, the recognition of partial matches and overlaps. Through the use of original data sets and rigorous primary research, Denroche characterizes metonymy as key to…

    Paperback – 2016-10-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Linguistics

  • Film Discourse Interpretation

    Towards a New Paradigm for Multimodal Film Analysis

    By Janina Wildfeuer

    This book contributes to the analysis of film from a multimodal and textual perspective by extending formal semantics into the realm of multimodal discourse analysis. It accounts for both the inferential as well as intersemiotic meaning making processes in filmic discourse and therefore addresses…

    Paperback – 2016-10-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Multimodality

  • Reflexivity in Language and Intercultural Education

    Rethinking Multilingualism and Interculturality

    Edited by Julie S. Byrd Clark, Fred Dervin

    With the impact of accelerated globalization, digital technologies, mobility, and migration, the fields of Applied Linguistics, Language, and Intercultural Education have been shifting. One shift in need of further exploration is that of systematic and coherent reflexivity in researching language…

    Paperback – 2016-10-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Language and Intercultural Communication

  • TESOL Student Teacher Discourse

    A Corpus-Based Analysis of Online and Face-to-Face Interactions

    By Elaine Riordan

    This book uses corpus-based discourse analytical techniques to examine online and face-to-face interactions in a Language Teacher Education program by assessing the formation and practices of a community of practice. Elaine Riordan’s study evaluates the role played by discussions between student…

    Hardback – 2016-10-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Corpus Linguistics

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