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  • Metaphor, Cancer and the End of Life

    A Corpus-Based Study

    By Elena Semino, Zsófia Demjén, Andrew Hardie, Sheila Payne, Paul Rayson

    This book presents the methodology, findings and implications of a large-scale corpus-based study of the metaphors used to talk about cancer and the end of life (including care at the end of life) in contemporary UK. It focuses on metaphor as a central linguistic and cognitive tool that is…

    Hardback – 2017-12-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Corpus Linguistics

  • Discourse and Social Media

    Edited by Gwen Bouvier

    Discourse and Social Media is a unique and timely collection that breaks ground on how discourse scholars, coming from a range of disciplinary perspectives, can critically analyse different social media, including YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, and News. The book fills a gap in the market for a…

    Paperback – 2017-11-19 
    Routledge

  • Intercultural Dialogue

    Questions of research, theory, and practice

    Edited by Prue Holmes, Melinda Dooly, John O'Regan

    ‘Intercultural dialogue’, as a concept and ideology in the European Union, stimulates a rational 21st century society where people can engage in (intercultural) communication on a global scale, and can do so openly and freely in conditions of security and mutual respect. Intercultural dialogue…

    Paperback – 2017-11-15 
    Routledge

  • Commonplaces of Scientific Evidence in Environmental Discourses

    By Denise Tillery

    This book focuses on the uses of scientific evidence within three types of environmental discourses: popular nonfiction books about the environment; traditional and social media texts created by a grassroots environmental group; and a set of data displays that make arguments about global warming in…

    Hardback – 2017-11-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Technical Communication, Rhetoric, and Culture

  • Space, Time and Evaluation in Ideological Discourse

    Edited by Laura Filardo-Llamas, Christopher Hart, Bertie Kaal

    Bringing together a body of related research which has recently developed in Critical Discourse Analysis, this book is the first to address the role of perspective in socio-political discourse. Specifically, the contributions to this volume seek to explore, from a cognitive standpoint, the way in…

    Paperback – 2017-11-12 
    Routledge

  • Elite Discourse

    The rhetorics of status, privilege and power

    Edited by Crispin Thurlow, Adam Jaworski

    Elite Discourse examines how language and communication – or just discourse – defines, mediates and legitimizes class privilege. It does so from the perspective of those people and places who often stand to gain most from inequality. Collectively, chapters consider language and communication that…

    Hardback – 2017-11-09 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Discourse Processes

    Second Edition

    Edited by Michael F. Schober, David N. Rapp, M. Anne Britt

    The second edition of The Routledge Handbook of Discourse Processes provides a state-of-the-art overview of the field of discourse processes, highlighting the subject’s interdisciplinary foundations and bringing together established and emergent scholars to provide a dynamic roadmap of the…

    Hardback – 2017-11-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Linguistics

  • Queer, Latinx, and Bilingual

    Narrative Resources in the Negotiation of Identities

    By Holly Cashman

    This book is a sociolinguistic ethnography of LGBT Mexicans/Latinxs in Phoenix, Arizona, a major metropolitan area in the U.S. Southwest. The main focus of the book is to examine participants’ conceptions of their ethnic and sexual identities and how identities influence (and are influenced by)…

    Hardback – 2017-11-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Multilingualism

  • Reclaiming Powerful Literacies

    New Horizons for Critical Discourse Analysis

    By Rebecca Rogers

    Offering a unique, reflexive framework for Critical Discourse Analysis focused on discourses of hope, transformation, and liberation, this book showcases a variety of powerful literacies in action. Drawing from original research in a range of public, educational spaces across the lifespan—from…

    Paperback – 2017-11-02 
    Routledge
    Expanding Literacies in Education

  • Critical Sociolinguistic Research Methods

    Studying Language Issues That Matter

    By Monica Heller, Sari Pietikäinen, Joan Pujolar

    Critical Sociolinguistic Research Methods: Studying Language Issues that Matter is a guide on conducting concrete ethnographic and discourse analytic research projects, written by top scholars for students and researchers in social science fields. Adopting a critical perspective focusing on the…

    Paperback – 2017-10-30 
    Routledge

  • Israeli Discourse and the West Bank

    Dialectics of Normalization and Estrangement

    By Elie Friedman, Dalia Gavriely-Nuri

    How can irregular political situations, which impact the lives of millions, become normalized? Specifically, within the context of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, how can 50 years of Israeli control over the Occupied Territories become accepted within Israeli society as a normal, possibly even…

    Hardback – 2017-10-20 
    Routledge
    Cultural Discourse Studies Series

  • Political Discourse as Dialogue

    A Latin American Perspective

    By Adriana Bolívar

    We are witnessing the collapse of democracies in many parts of the world and a general tendency to the resurgence of right-wing and left-wing populisms led by authoritarian leaders. This book centres on the political dialogue in one of these democracies. The focus is on Venezuela, the rich Latin…

    Hardback – 2017-10-17 
    Routledge
    Cultural Discourse Studies Series

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