Discourse Analysis Products

  • EFL Pedagogy as Cultural Discourse

    Textbooks, Practice, and Policy for Arabs and Jews in Israel, 1st Edition

    By Muzna Awayed-Bishara

    This book offers unique insight into the role that English as a Foreign Language (EFL) discourse plays in shaping the ideological terrain of contemporary Israel/Palestine through constructing the subjectivities of those who plan, teach, and learn it. While the EFL curriculum is uniform across…

    Paperback – 2020-01-17 
    Routledge

  • The Language of Leadership Narratives

    A Social Practice Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Jonathan Clifton, Stephanie Schnurr, Dorien Van De Mieroop

    Fascination with leadership and its relation to world events seems to be ever growing and leadership narratives are a key element in which leader identities are constructed. Contemporary research into leadership tends to recycle the same old myths of the heroic white male leader. By looking at…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Language is Politics

    Exploring an Ecological Approach to Language, 1st Edition

    By Frank van Splunder

    Language is Politics discusses power relations between languages in the world, with a particular focus on English. Even though English is the most widely spoken and the most powerful language worldwide, it is not the lingua franca it is often supposed to be. The basic tenet of this book is that…

    Paperback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge

  • Researching Translation in the Age of Technology and Global Conflict

    Selected Works of Mona Baker, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kyung Hye Kim, Yifan Zhu

    Mona Baker is one of the leading figures in the development of translation studies as an academic discipline. This book brings together fifteen of her most influential articles, carefully selected and grouped under three main topics that represent her most enduring contributions to the field:…

    Paperback – 2019-12-06 
    Routledge
    Key Thinkers on Translation

  • Contact Talk

    The Discursive Organization of Contact and Boundaries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Zane Goebel, Deborah Cole, Howard Manns

    Written by a wide range of highly regarded scholars and exciting junior ones, this book critiques and operationalizes contemporary thinking in the rapidly expanding field of linguistic anthropology. It does so using case studies of actual everyday language practices from an extremely understudied,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-03 
    Routledge

  • Care Communication

    Making a home in a Japanese eldercare facility, 1st Edition

    By Peter Backhaus

    This book studies communication in institutional eldercare. It is based on audio-recorded interactions between residents and staff in a Japanese care facility. The focus is on the morning care routines, which include getting the residents out of bed and ready for the day. Combining quantitative and…

    Paperback – 2019-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Researching Language, Gender and Sexuality

    A Student Guide, 1st Edition

    By Helen Sauntson

    Researching Language, Gender and Sexuality leads students through the process of undertaking research in order to explore how gender and sexuality are represented and constructed through language. Drawing on international research, Sauntson incorporates a fluid understanding of genders and…

    Paperback – 2019-11-29 
    Routledge

  • Accessing Academic Discourse

    Systemic Functional Linguistics and Legitimation Code Theory, 1st Edition

    Edited by J. R. Martin, Karl Maton, Y. J. Doran

    Academic discourse is the gateway not only to educational success but to worlds of imagination, discovery and accumulated wisdom. Understanding the nature of academic discourse and developing ways of helping everyone access, shape and change this knowledge is critical to supporting social justice.…

    Paperback – 2019-11-28 
    Routledge
    Legitimation Code Theory

  • The Discourse of Powerlessness and Repression

    Life stories of domestic migrant workers in Hong Kong, 1st Edition

    By Hans J. Ladegaard

    Drawing on a large corpus of narratives recorded at a church shelter for abused domestic helpers in Hong Kong, this monograph explores how the women discursively construct themselves in sharing sessions with other helpers. They see themselves as ‘helpers’ who have come to Hong Kong to help their…

    Paperback – 2019-09-26
    Routledge

  • Critical Genre Analysis

    Investigating interdiscursive performance in professional practice, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-09-26
    Routledge

  • Discourse and Psychology

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Saumya Sharma

    This book presents a unique understanding of the interdependence between language and psychology and how one’s speech is shaped by and in turn shapes one’s thoughts, beliefs, and emotions. Drawing on the tenets of discourse analysis and psychology, it presents a comprehensive guide to a new and…

    Paperback – 2019-09-23
    Routledge India

  • Narrative Comprehension, Causality, and Coherence

    Essays in Honor of Tom Trabasso, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susan R. Goldman, Arthur C. Graesser, Paul van den Broek

    This volume provides an excellent overview of the field of discourse processes, capturing both its breadth and its depth. World-renowned researchers present the latest theoretical developments and thought-provoking empirical data. In doing so, they cover a broad range of communicative activities,…

    Paperback – 2019-09-18
    Routledge

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