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  • 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

  • New Essays on Thomas Reid

    1st Edition

    Edited by Patrick Rysiew

    Thomas Reid (1710-96) was a contemporary of both David Hume and Immanuel Kant, and a central figure in the Scottish School of Common Sense. Until recently, his work has been largely neglected, and often misunderstood. Like Kant, Reid cited Hume’s Treatise as the main spur to his own philosophical…

    Paperback – 2017-04-16
    Routledge

  • New Essays on the Nature of Propositions

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Hunter, Gurpreet Rattan

    These are exciting times for philosophical theorizing about propositions, with the last 15 years seeing the development of new approaches and the emergence of new theorists. Propositions have been invoked to explain thought and cognition, the nature and attribution of mental states, language and…

    Paperback – 2017-04-16
    Routledge

  • Posthumanism and Deconstructing Arguments

    Corpora and Digitally-driven Critical Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Kieran O'Halloran

    Posthumanism and Deconstructing Arguments: Corpora and Digitally-driven Critical Analysis presents a new and practical approach in Critical Discourse Studies. Providing a data-driven and ethically-based method for the examination of arguments in the public sphere, this ground-breaking book:…

    Hardback – 2017-04-12
    Routledge

  • The Discourses of Capitalism

    Everyday Economists and the Production of Common Sense, 1st Edition

    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

  • The Role of Language in the Climate Change Debate

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kjersti Flottum

    This volume takes a distinctive look at the climate change debate, already widely studied across a number of disciplines, by exploring the myriad linguistic and discursive perspectives and approaches at play in the climate change debate as represented in a variety of genres. The book focuses on key…

    Hardback – 2017-04-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Language and Communication

  • Care Communication

    Making a home in a Japanese eldercare facility, 1st Edition

    By Peter Backhaus

    This book studies communication in institutional eldercare. It is based on audio-recorded interactions between residents and staff in a Japanese care facility. The focus is on the morning care routines, which include getting the residents out of bed and ready for the day. Combining quantitative and…

    Hardback – 2017-04-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • Peirce on Perception and Reasoning

    From Icons to Logic, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kathleen A. Hull, Richard Kenneth Atkins

    The founder of both American pragmatism and semiotics, Charles Sanders Peirce (1839–1914) is widely regarded as an enormously important and pioneering theorist. In this book, scholars from around the world examine the nature and significance of Peirce’s work on perception, iconicity, and…

    Hardback – 2017-03-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in American Philosophy

  • Studying Scientific Metaphor in Translation

    1st Edition

    By Mark Shuttleworth

    Studying Scientific Metaphor in Translation presents a multilingual examination of the translation of metaphors. Mark Shuttleworth explores this facet of translation and develops a theoretically nuanced description of the procedures that translators have recourse to when translating…

    Hardback – 2017-03-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Translation and Interpreting Studies

  • The Cultural Politics of English as an International Language

    1st Edition

    By Alastair Pennycook

    A much-cited and highly influential text by Alastair Pennycook, one of the world authorities in sociolinguistics, The Cultural Politics of English as an International Language explores the globalization of English by examining its colonial origins, its connections to linguistics and applied…

    Paperback – 2017-03-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Linguistics Classics

  • The Pedagogies and Politics of Liking

    1st Edition

    By Adam Greteman, Kevin J. Burke

    This book explores the usage and significance of the word "like" across a wide range of disciplines, focusing in particular on its influence in education and pedagogy. From the advent of the "like button" on Facebook to the common verbal tic, liking has become an integral part of our everyday lives…

    Hardback – 2017-03-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Gender and Sexuality in Education

  • The Neuroscience of Multimodal Persuasive Messages

    Persuading the Brain, 1st Edition

    By Dirk Remley

    In this book, Dirk Remley applies his model of integrating multimodal rhetorical theory and multi-sensory neural processing theory pertaining to cognition and learning to multimodal persuasive messages. Using existing theories from multimodal rhetoric and specific findings from neurobiological…

    Hardback – 2017-03-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Technical Communication, Rhetoric, and Culture

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