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  • Conflict, Culture & Communication

    1st Edition

    By Stefanie Stadler

    Conflict, Culture and Communication provides a coherent, research-informed overview of conflict and intercultural communication. Aimed at encouraging and enabling conflict prevention, this book contributes to a better understanding of the factors that create, foster, and exacerbate conflict in…

    Paperback – 2019-09-20 
    Routledge

  • Innovations and Challenges in Applied Linguistics from the Global South

    1st Edition

    By Alastair Pennycook, Sinfree Makoni

    Applied Linguistics from the Global South provides an original appraisal of the latest innovations and challenges in applied linguistics from the perspective of the Global South. Global South perspectives are encapsulated in struggles for basic, economic, political and social transformation in an…

    Paperback – 2019-08-27 
    Routledge
    Innovations and Challenges in Applied Linguistics

  • The Business of Words

    Wordsmiths, Linguists, and Other Language Workers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Crispin Thurlow

    The Business of Words examines the practices of 'high-end' language workers or wordsmiths where we find words being professionally designed, institutionally managed and, inevitably, objectified for status and profit. Aligned with existing work on language and political economy in critical…

    Paperback – 2019-08-22 
    Routledge

  • The Sociolinguistics of Survey Translation

    1st Edition

    By Yuling Pan, Mandy Sha, Hyunjoo Park

    The Sociolinguistics of Survey Translation presents an overview of challenges in survey translation, introduces a sociolinguistic framework to overcome these challenges and demonstrates step-by-step how this framework works to guide and evaluate survey translation. Topics covered in the book…

    Paperback – 2019-08-01 
    Routledge

  • Translation and Translanguaging

    1st Edition

    By Mike Baynham, Tong King Lee

    Translation and Translanguaging brings into dialogue translanguaging as a theoretical lens and translation as an applied practice. This book is the first to ask, what can translanguaging tell us about translation and what can translation tell us about translanguaging? Translanguaging originated as…

    Paperback – 2019-06-20 
    Routledge
    New Perspectives in Translation and Interpreting Studies

  • Communities of Practice in Language Research

    A Critical Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Brian W. King

    Communities of Practice in Applied Language Research provides an up-to-date and critical introduction to the community of practice framework and how this can be applied to language research. Critiquing and offering alternative suggestions for the ways in which researchers frame research…

    Paperback – 2019-06-17 
    Routledge

  • Language, Creativity and Humour Online

    1st Edition

    By Camilla Vásquez

    Language, Creativity and Humour Online offers new insights into the creative linguistic practices found in diverse digital contexts, such as social media platforms. It introduces new digital genres and contexts, expanding existing research on computer mediated communication (CMC) and covering key…

    Paperback – 2019-06-14 
    Routledge
    Language and Digital Media

  • Cross-cultural Literacy

    Ethnographies of Communication in Multiethnic Classrooms, 1st Edition

    Edited by Steven F. Arvizu, Marietta Saravia-Shore

    Originally published in 1992. This book advocates and demonstrates the benefits of an anthropological approach that recognizes the centrality of culture in the educational process. This approach encompasses knowledge and understanding of other cultures’ patterns of interaction, values, institutions…

    Paperback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

  • Protean Literacy

    Extending the Discourse on Empowerment, 1st Edition

    By Concha Delgado-Gaitan

    Originally published in 1996. During the author's decade of critical ethnography in Carpinteria, California, she has illuminated the intricate relationships between Latino families as together they build a sociopolitical community to bridge family and school alliances. How they extend their…

    Paperback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Literacy

  • On Insignificance

    The Loss of Meaning in the Post-Material Age, 1st Edition

    By Massimo Leone

    Focussing on the anthropological consequences of the disappearing of materiality and sensory embodiment, On Insignificance highlights some of the most perturbing patterns of insignificance that have seeped into our everyday lives. Seeking to explain the semiotic causes of feelings of meaningless,…

    Paperback – 2019-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Managing Children with Developmental Language Disorder

    Theory and Practice Across Europe and Beyond, 1st Edition

    Edited by James Law, Cristina McKean, Carol-Anne Murphy, Elin Thordardottir

    Although most children learn language relatively quickly, as many as 10 per cent of them are slow to start speaking and are said to have developmental language disorder (DLD). Children with DLD are managed by a variety of different professionals in different countries, are offered different…

    Paperback – 2019-04-11
    Routledge

  • Populist Discourse

    Critical Approaches to Contemporary Politics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Encarnación Hidalgo-Tenorio, Miguel-Ángel Benítez-Castro, Francesca De Cesare

    Populist Discourse brings together experts from both linguistics and political science to analyse the language of populist leaders and the media's representation of populism in different temporal, geographical and ideological contexts, including Nazi Germany, Sweden, the Netherlands, Spain, Italy,…

    Paperback – 2019-03-25
    Routledge

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