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  • The Language of Pop Culture

    Edited by Valentin Werner

    This collection brings together contributions from both leading and emerging scholars in one comprehensive volume to showcase the richness of linguistic approaches to the study of pop culture and their potential to inform linguistic theory building and analytical frameworks. The book features…

    Hardback – 2018-02-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Linguistics

  • Reading and Writing for Civic Literacy

    The Critical Citizen's Guide to Argumentative Rhetoric, Brief Edition

    By Donald Lazere, Anne-Marie Womack

    This new edition is substantially updated for a new era of rising populism, renewed racial tensions, new social movement forms, and one of the most rhetorical presidential campaigns in memory. Moreover, the prose has been significantly streamlined for fluid student comprehension. Added are new…

    Paperback – 2018-02-01 
    Routledge
    Cultural Politics and the Promise of Democracy

  • Literacy in Multimedia America

    Integrating Media Education Across the Curriculum

    By Ladislaus M Semali

    Originally published in 2000. This book provides insights, practical suggestions and clear-cut strategies for integrating media across the K-12 curriculum. This contribution to teaching and curriculum design uses students' own media experiences or media vignettes from students' lives to enter…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

  • 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 – 2017-12-14 
    Routledge

  • Authorship Contested

    Cultural Challenges to the Authentic, Autonomous Author

    Edited by Amy E. Robillard, Ron Fortune

    This volume explores a dimension of authorship not given its due in the critical discourse to this point—authorship contested. Much of the existing critical literature begins with a text and the proposition that the text has an author. The debates move from here to questions about who the author is…

    Paperback – 2017-12-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

  • 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

  • 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 analyzes both language theory and practice, demonstrating the vital role of this research in understanding language use in society.…

    Hardback – 2017-08-14
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Critical Discourse Studies

    Edited by John Flowerdew, John E. Richardson

    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). Forty-one chapters from leading international scholars cover the central theories, concepts, contexts and applications of…

    Hardback – 2017-07-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Applied Linguistics

  • Language, Literacy and Diversity

    Moving Words

    Edited by Christopher Stroud, Mastin Prinsloo

    Language, Literacy and Diversity brings together researchers who are leading the innovative and important re-theorization of language and literacy in relation to social mobility, multilingualism and globalization. The volume examines local and global flows of people, language and literacy in…

    Paperback – 2017-04-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Multilingualism

  • The Discourses of Capitalism

    Everyday Economists and the Production of Common Sense

    By Christian W. Chun

    Since the global economic crisis of 2007–2008, ‘capitalism’ has been the topic of widespread general discussion in both mainstream and social media. In this book, Christian W. Chun examines the discourses of capitalism taken up by people in their responses to a street art installation created by…

    Paperback – 2017-04-06
    Routledge
    Language, Society and Political Economy

  • Critical Genre Analysis

    Investigating interdiscursive performance in professional practice

    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…

    Hardback – 2016-11-24
    Routledge

  • The Discourse of YouTube

    Multimodal Text in a Global Context

    By Phil Benson

    The Discourse of YouTube explores the cutting edge of contemporary multimodal discourse through an in-depth analysis of structures, processes and content in YouTube discourse. YouTube is often seen as no more than a place to watch videos, but this book argues that YouTube and YouTube pages can also…

    Hardback – 2016-11-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Multimodality

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