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  • Multimodality

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sigrid Norris

    Multimodality is a fast growing area of inquiry as the interest in modes beyond, but always also including language, such as layout, gesture, gaze, or body posture is increasing. A conglomeration of research from various fields interested in examining language as it is embedded in a vast array…

    Hardback – 2015-12-17
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Linguistics

  • Roman Jakobson

    1st Edition

    Edited by Margaret Thomas

    Although Roman Jakobson (1886–1982) styled himself a ‘Russian philologist’, that epithet covers only a fraction of his disciplinary breadth and international impact. In a long and prolific career, he wrote about theoretical and applied linguistics, phonology, prosody, poetics, semiotics,…

    Hardback – 2014-03-24
    Routledge
    Critical Assessments of Leading Linguists

  • Ferdinand de Saussure

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Joseph

    Ferdinand de Saussure (1857–1913) is widely recognized as the founder of twentieth-century language science. In his lifetime he published an important work on Indo-European philology but it was his Course in General Linguistics, published posthumously in 1916, that paved the way for a genuinely…

    Hardback – 2013-10-09
    Routledge
    Critical Assessments of Leading Linguists

  • Metaphor and Figurative Language

    1st Edition

    Edited by Patrick Hanks, Rachel Giora

    With contributions from Aristotle to Lakoff and Johnson, and incorporating the work of philosophers, linguists, literary theorists, and cognitive psychologists, this wide-ranging and multidisciplinary six-volume collection on metaphor and figurative language is a new title from Routledge’s Critical…

    Hardback – 2011-11-23
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Linguistics

  • Semiotics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peer F. Bundgaard, Frederik Stjernfelt

    Semiotics (the study of sign processes—‘semiosis’—and sign systems) embraces linguistics, philosophy, and literary studies, as well as linking to anthropology, art, psychology, and biology. This new Routledge collection helps to make sense of the subject’s huge interdisciplinary corpus of scholarly…

    Hardback – 2010-10-06
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Linguistics

  • The Language of Advertising: Major Themes in English Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Guy Cook

    Advertising is one of the most prominent, powerful, and ubiquitous contemporary uses of language. Its seductive and controversial quality has attracted consistent and intense attention across a range of academic disciplines including linguistics, media studies, politics, semiotics, and sociology.…

    Hardback – 2007-10-30
    Routledge
    Major Themes in English Studies

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