Language and Education Products

  • Writing Essays

    A guide for students in English and the humanities, 2nd Edition

    By Richard Marggraf Turley

    Essays are a major form of assessment in higher education today and this is a fact that causes some writers a great deal of anxiety. Fortunately, essay writing is a skill that can be learned, like any other. Through precise explanations, this fully updated edition of Writing Essays gives you the…

    Paperback – 2015-11-16 
    Routledge

  • Doing Corpus Linguistics

    By William Crawford, Eniko Csomay

    Doing Corpus Linguistics offers a practical step-by-step introduction to corpus linguistics, making use of widely available corpora and of a register analysis-based theoretical framework to provide students in Applied Linguistics and TESOL with the understanding and skills necessary to meaningfully…

    Paperback – 2015-10-20 
    Routledge

  • Language and Learning in a Post-Colonial Context

    A Critical Ethnographic Study in Schools in Haiti

    By Marky Jean-Pierre

    This book explores the social, political, and historical forces that mediate language ideology and practices in post-colonial education and how such ideology and practices influence students’ academic achievement. Jean-Pierre provides empirical evidence that a relationship exists between language…

    Hardback – 2015-10-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Multilingualism

  • Literacy in the Age of Online Curation

    By Ilana Snyder

    Paperback – 2015-09-29 
    Routledge
    Literacies

  • Gender Representation in Learning Materials

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Abolaji S. Mustapha, Sara Mills

    Representations of gender in learning materials convey an implicit message to students about attitudes towards culturally appropriate gender roles for women and men. This collection takes a linguistic approach to exploring theories about gender representation within the sphere of education and…

    Hardback – 2015-08-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • Reflective Dialogue

    Advising in Language Learning

    By Satoko Kato, Jo Mynard

    Reflective Dialogue presents professional educators with the necessary background and skills to engage in reflective dialogue with language learners effectively. It draws on work in the fields of advising in language learning, reflective practice, sociocultural theory, language learner autonomy,…

    Paperback – 2015-08-04
    Routledge
    Research and Resources in Language Teaching

  • Literacy and Education

    Policy, Practice and Public Opinion

    By Uta Papen

    Literacy is a perennial ‘hot topic’ in Britain and other English-speaking countries. Concerns about falling standards and a ‘literacy crisis’ are frequently raised. In response, governments initiate new policies and teaching guidelines. This book addresses the current policies, practices and…

    Paperback – 2015-07-29
    Routledge

  • Daisaku Ikeda, Language and Education

    Edited by Jason Goulah

    Daisaku Ikeda (b. 1928) is an international Buddhist leader, peacebuilder, prolific author, and the founder of the secular Soka kindergartens, elementary and secondary schools, women’s college and universities in seven countries across Asia and the Americas. He has emerged as an important…

    Paperback – 2015-07-22
    Routledge

  • Humor in the Classroom

    A Guide for Language Teachers and Educational Researchers

    By Nancy Bell, Anne Pomerantz

    Humor in the Classroom provides practical, research-based answers to questions that educational researchers and language teachers might have about the social and cognitive benefits that humor and language play afford in classroom discourse and additional language learning. The book considers the…

    Paperback – 2015-07-09
    Routledge

  • Re-examining Language Testing

    A Philosophical and Social Inquiry

    By Glenn Fulcher

    Re-examining Language Testing explores ideas that form the foundations of language testing and assessment. The discussion is framed within the philosophical and social beliefs that have forged the practices endemic in language education and policy today. From historical and cultural perspectives,…

    Paperback – 2015-06-11
    Routledge

  • Multimodal Analysis in Academic Settings

    From Research to Teaching

    Edited by Belinda Crawford Camiciottoli, Inmaculada Fortanet-Gómez

    This volume presents innovative research on the multimodal dimension of discourse specific to academic settings, with a particular focus on the interaction between the verbal and non-verbal in constructing meaning. Contributions by experienced and emerging researchers provide in-depth analyses in…

    Hardback – 2015-06-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Multimodality

  • The Routledge Handbook of Literacy Studies

    Edited by Jennifer Rowsell, Kate Pahl

    The Routledge Handbook of Literacy Studies offers a comprehensive view of the field of language and literacy studies. With forty-three chapters reflecting new research from leading scholars in the field, the handbook pushes at the boundaries of existing fields and combines with related fields and…

    Hardback – 2015-05-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Applied Linguistics

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