English Language Products

  • The Politics of Translingualism

    By Jerry Won Lee

    Translingualism refers to an orientation in scholarship that recognizes the fluidity of language boundaries and endorses a greater tolerance for the plurality of Englishes worldwide. However, it is possible that translingualism exacerbates the very problems it seeks to redress? This book seeks to…

    Hardback – 2017-08-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • The Routledge Handbook of Language and Media

    Edited by Colleen Cotter, Daniel Perrin

    The Routledge Handbook of Language and Media provides an accessible and comprehensive overview of state-of-the-art research in media linguistics. This handbook analyses both language theory and practice, demonstrating the vital role of media linguistic research in understanding language use in…

    Hardback – 2017-07-19 
    Routledge

  • The Discourse of Culture and Identity in National and Transnational Contexts

    Edited by Christopher J. Jenks, Jackie Lou, Aditi Bhatia

    This collection examines and uses discourse to promote a better understanding of culture and identity, with the primary goal of advancing an understanding of how discourse can be used to examine social and linguistic issues. Many of the contributions explore how the formation of culture and…

    Paperback – 2017-07-16 
    Routledge

  • Ethics in Public Service Interpreting

    By Mette Rudvin, Hanne Skaaden, Mary Phelan

    Ethics is a moral, philosophical, cultural and professional issue and it is an issue that specifically impacts on interpreting. The challenge and complexity of Public Service Interpreting (PSI) lies in the fact that the professions where public services interpreting is employed- the health sector,…

    Paperback – 2017-07-15 
    Routledge

  • Quantitative Research Methods for Linguists

    a questions and answers approach for students

    By Tim Grant, Urszula Clark, Gertrud Reershemius, Dave Pollard, Sarah Hayes, Garry Plappert

    Quantitative Research Methods for Linguistics provides an accessible introduction to research methods for undergraduates undertaking research for the first time. Employing a task-based approach, the authors demonstrate key methods through a series of worked examples, allowing students to take a…

    Paperback – 2017-07-13 
    Routledge

  • Metaphor

    By Terence Hawkes

    First published in 1972, this work examines the complex concept of metaphor. It defines the term by placing the various key ideas about the nature of metaphor in their literary and social context, and in doing so, it traces the developing history of the concept. This account has considerable range,…

    Hardback – 2017-07-12 
    Routledge
    The Critical Idiom Reissued

  • The Routledge Handbook of Critical Discourse Studies

    Edited by John Richardson, John Flowerdew

    The Routledge Handbook of Critical Discourse Studies provides a state-of-the-art overview of the important and rapidly developing field of Critical Discourse Studies (CDS). 41 chapters from leading international scholars cover the central theories, concepts, contexts and applications of CDS and how…

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

  • The Routledge Dictionary of Modern American Slang and Unconventional English

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Tom Dalzell

    The Routledge Dictionary of Modern American Slang offers the ultimate record of modern, post WW2 American Slang. The 25,000 entries are accompanied by citations that authenticate the words as well as offer examples of usage from popular literature, newspapers, magazines, movies, television shows,…

    Paperback – 2017-06-23 
    Routledge

  • Assessment in Second Language Pronunciation

    Edited by Okim Kang, April Ginther

    Assessment in Second Language Pronunciation highlights the importance of pronunciation in the assessment of second language speaking proficiency. Leading researchers from around the world cover practical issues as well as theoretical principles, enabling the understanding and application of the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-22 
    Routledge

  • Asian English Language Classrooms

    Where Theory and Practice Meet

    Edited by Handoyo Puji Widodo, Alistair Wood, Deepti Gupta

    The teaching of English in the Asian context is always challenging and dynamic because both teachers and learners have diverse linguistic and cultural backgrounds. Equally important, where English is not widely used outside the classroom, English language classrooms are an authentic site of learner…

    Hardback – 2017-06-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Language 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…

    Paperback – 2017-05-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Global Englishes and Change in English Language Teaching

    Attitudes and Impact

    By Nicola Galloway

    Global Englishes and Change in English Language Teaching analyses the impact of current ELT practice, bringing together research from the fields of Global Englishes and ELT to provide suggestions for the implementation of a Global Englishes for Language Teaching curriculum. Calling…

    Hardback – 2017-05-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Linguistics

23Series in English Language

Product Search