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  • Foundations of Multiliteracies

    Reading, Writing and Talking in the 21st Century, 1st Edition

    By Michèle Anstey, Geoff Bull

      Using the concept of multiliteracies and multimodality, this book provides foundation knowledge about the new and continuously changing literacies of the 21st century. It details the five semiotic systems (linguistic, visual, auditory, gestural and spatial) and how they contribute to the…

    Paperback – 2018-05-01
    Routledge

  • The Natural Speaker

    9th Edition

    By Randy Fujishin

    The Natural Speaker is a friendly step-by-step guide to public speaking that explores the fundamental skills necessary to present a natural, and rewarding speech to any audience. By providing an overview of speech construction, practice, and delivery, this book is designed to enhance and improve…

    Paperback – 2018-04-18
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to Bilingualism

    Principles and Processes, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Jeanette Altarriba, Roberto R. Heredia

    The study of bilingualism and all of its aspects – from theory and models to social approaches and their practical applications – forms the cornerstone of the 2nd edition of this work. The chapters cover the latest advancements in the domains of psycholinguistics, neuroscience, creativity, and…

    Paperback – 2018-04-16
    Routledge

  • The Language of Branding

    Theory, Strategies, and Tactics, 1st Edition

    By Dawn Lerman, Robert J. Morais, David Luna

    The Language of Branding: Theory, Strategies and Tactics shows marketers how to use language successfully to improve brand value and influence consumer behavior. Luna and Lerman are among only a few researchers who take a multidisciplinary perspective on the ways language influences how…

    Paperback – 2017-12-13
    Routledge

  • The Language of Persuasion in Politics

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Alan Partington, Charlotte Taylor

    This accessible introductory textbook looks at the modern relationship between politicians, the press and the public through the language they employ, with extensive coverage of key topics including: ‘spin’, ‘spin control’ and ‘image’ politics models of persuasion: authority, contrast,…

    Paperback – 2017-10-02
    Routledge

  • Introducing Discourse Analysis

    From Grammar to Society, 1st Edition

    By James Paul Gee

    Introducing Discourse Analysis: From Grammar to Society is a concise and accessible introduction by bestselling author, James Paul Gee, to the fundamental ideas behind different specific approaches to discourse analysis, or the analysis of language in use. The book stresses how grammar…

    Paperback – 2017-10-02
    Routledge

  • Semiotics: The Basics

    3rd Edition

    By Daniel Chandler

    This third edition of the bestselling textbook has been fully revised, continuing to provide a concise introduction to the key concepts of semiotics in accessible and jargon-free language.  Demystifying what is a complex, highly interdisciplinary field, key questions covered include:   What are…

    Paperback – 2017-06-09
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • Landmark Essays on Tropes and Figures

    1st Edition

    Edited by Roberto Franzosi

    Landmark Essays on Tropes and Figures offers a thorough overview of the most influential essays on rhetorical tropes and figures, providing a solid foundation for understanding this area of study. The book is divided into two parts. The first part deals with essays on the development of the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-05
    Routledge
    Landmark Essays Series

  • How Architects Write

    2nd Edition

    By Tom Spector, Rebecca Damron

    How Architects Write shows you the interdependence of writing and design in both student and professional examples. This fully updated edition features more than 50 color images, a new chapter on online communication, and sections on critical reading, responding to requests for proposals, the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-15
    Routledge

  • Global Perspectives on Intercultural Communication

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen M. Croucher

    What is intercultural communication? How does perspective shape a person’s definition of the key tenets of the term and the field? These are the core questions explored by this accessible global introduction to intercultural communication. Each chapter explores the topic from a different geographic…

    Paperback – 2017-05-10
    Routledge

  • Mapping Applied Linguistics

    A Guide for Students and Practitioners, 2nd Edition

    By Christopher J. Hall, Patrick H. Smith, Rachel Wicaksono

    Mapping Applied Linguistics: A guide for students and practitioners, second edition, provides a newly updated, wide-ranging introduction to the full scope of applied linguistics. This innovative book maps the diverse and constantly expanding range of theories, methods and issues faced by students…

    Paperback – 2017-04-24
    Routledge

  • Teaching and Researching Speaking

    Third Edition, 3rd Edition

    By Rebecca Hughes, Beatrice Szczepek Reed

    Teaching and Researching Speaking provides an overview of the main approaches to researching spoken language and their practical application to teaching, classroom materials, and assessment. The history and current practices of teaching and researching speaking are presented through the lens of…

    Paperback – 2017-01-06
    Routledge
    Applied Linguistics in Action

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