English Language Products

  • Language and the Media

    Edited by Helen Kelly Holmes

    What makes language in the media different from ‘everyday’ or ‘person-to-person’ domains is the presence - seen or unseen, human or technical – of some intermediary or facilitator, and it is the impact on language by this facilitation or mediation that is the focus of this new 4 volume collection,…

    Hardback – 2015-12-09 
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Linguistics

  • English Studies Beyond the ‘Center’

    Teaching Literature and the Future of Global English

    By Myles Chilton

    This book addresses the shape of English studies beyond the ‘center’ by analyzing how the discipline has developed, and by considering how lessons from this analysis relate to the discipline as a whole. The book aims to open a cross-disciplinary conversation about the nature of the English major in…

    Hardback – 2015-11-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • Restoring Shakespeare

    A Critical Analysis of the Misreadings in Shakespeare's Works

    By Leon Kellner

    The genius of Shakespeare is not always accessible or easily understandable to readers and audiences. Leon Kellner points out that sometimes Shakespeare’s languages does not make sense at all but this is not necessarily because his metaphors are too complex. Rather, the printing of his works is…

    Hardback – 2015-11-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Future of English in Asia

    Perspectives on language and literature

    Edited by Michael O'Sullivan, David Huddart, Carmen Lee

    This collection is unique in bringing together key thinkers on language and literature to discuss the future of English in Asia. Many of the contributors are themselves responsible for important sub-genres in English linguistics and literary studies and this collection gives them the opportunity to…

    Hardback – 2015-10-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in World Englishes

  • An Introduction to English Grammar

    4th Edition

    By Gerald Nelson, Sidney Greenbaum

    An Introduction to English Grammar provides a comprehensive overview of all aspects of English grammar. The first part of the book (‘The Grammar’) provides a step-by-step introduction to the key topics in English grammar. The second part (‘The Applications’) shows how a grasp of these topics can be…

    Paperback – 2015-10-20 
    Routledge

  • Harold Bloom (Routledge Revivals)

    Towards Historical Rhetorics

    By Peter De Bolla

    Since the 1960s, the literary critic Harold Bloom has been producing some of the most powerful criticism in the United States. This large body of work has, since the publication of The Anxiety of Influence in 1973, increasingly distanced itself from all critical vogues, be they psychoanalytic,…

    Paperback – 2015-10-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Translating Culture Specific References on Television

    The Case of Dubbing

    By Irene Ranzato

    Translating Culture Specific References on Television provides a model for investigating the problems posed by culture specific references in translation, drawing on case studies that explore the translational norms of contemporary Italian dubbing practices. This monograph makes a distinctive…

    Hardback – 2015-10-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Translation Studies

  • African Accents

    A workbook for actors

    By Beth McGuire

    This is a comprehensive workbook for actors, covering the key characteristics and profiles of a wide range of African accents of English. Its unique approach not only addresses the methods and processes by which to go about learning an accent, but also looks in detail at each example. This lets the…

    Paperback – 2015-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Language and Creativity

    The Art of Common Talk

    By Ronald Carter

    Language and Creativity has become established as a pivotal text for courses in English Language, Linguistics and Literacy. Creativity in language has conventionally been regarded as the preserve of institutionalised discourses such as literature and advertising, and individual gifted minds. In…

    Paperback – 2015-09-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Linguistics Classics

  • Doing a Research Project in English Studies

    A guide for students

    By Louisa Buckingham

    Doing a Research Project in English Studies is the essential guide to undertaking research and developing academic English literacy skills for students new to research. With a particular focus on the needs of students in contexts where English is used as a foreign or an additional language, this…

    Paperback – 2015-09-09 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Language and Creativity

    Edited by Rodney H. Jones

    The Routledge Handbook of Language and Creativity provides an introduction to and survey of a wide range of perspectives on the relationship between language and creativity. Defining this complex and multifaceted field, this book introduces a conceptual framework through which the various…

    Hardback – 2015-09-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in English Language Studies

  • A Theory of Contemporary Rhetoric

    By Richard Andrews

    A Theory of Contemporary Rhetoric describes, explains, and argues the overarching theory of contemporary rhetoric. This current view of rhetoric brings together themes in the communication arts, including political literary criticism; bi- and multi-lingualism; multimodality; framing as an artistic…

    Paperback – 2015-09-01
    Routledge

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