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  • English Vocabulary Today

    Into the 21st Century

    By Barry J. Blake

    English Vocabulary Today: Into the 21st Century offers an innovative perspective on the ways in which contemporary English language vocabulary continues to adapt and grow in light of emerging technologies and ideas. The book begins with a concise history of the English language, followed by…

    Paperback – 2019-01-15 
    Routledge

  • Bad English

    An introduction to language attitudes and ideologies

    By Elizabeth Peterson

    Paperback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Critical Literacies in the Classroom

    Collaborative Works

    By Allan Luke

    Critical Literacies in Schools and Classrooms is a series of case study windows into students and teachers, children and youth working at the construction of literacies in classroom, school and community settings. The cases are used to explore, expand and illustrate foundational and theoretically…

    Paperback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Affect in Literacy Learning and Teaching

    Pedagogies, Politics, and Coming to Know

    Edited by Kevin Leander, Christian Ehret

    In this cutting-edge volume, scholars from around the world connect affect theory to the field of literacy studies, and unpack the role and influence of this emerging area of scholarship on literacy education. Offering an introduction to affect theory and scholarship as it relates to literacy…

    Paperback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge
    Expanding Literacies in Education

  • Language and Social Justice in Practice

    Edited by Netta Avineri, Robin Conley Riner, Laura Graham, Eric Johnson, Jonathan Rosa

    From bilingual education and racial epithets to gendered pronouns and immigration discourses, language is a central concern in contemporary conversations and controversies surrounding social inequality. Developed as a collaborative effort by members of the American Anthropological Association’s…

    Paperback – 2018-12-21 
    Routledge

  • Decolonizing Foreign Language Education

    The Misteaching of English and Other Imperial Languages

    Edited by Donaldo Macedo

    Decolonizing Foreign Language Education interrogates current foreign language and second language education approaches that prioritize white, western thought. Edited by acclaimed critical theorist and linguist Donaldo Macedo, this volume includes cutting-edge work by a select group of critical…

    Paperback – 2018-12-17 
    Routledge
    Series in Critical Narrative

  • Gramática española

    Variación social

    By Kim Potowski, Naomi L. Shin

    Gramática española: Variación social introduces intermediate to advanced students of Spanish to the main grammatical features of the language in a way that emphasizes the social underpinnings of language. Written entirely in Spanish, this unique approach to the study of grammar guides students in…

    Paperback – 2018-12-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Introductions to Spanish Language and Linguistics

  • Multilingualism and L2 Acquisition

    New Perspectives on Current Research

    Edited by Yolanda Ruiz de Zarobe, Leyre Ruiz de Zarobe

    In recent years we have witnessed a growing interest in multilingualism and its relationship with the learning and teaching of second/foreign languages. However, multilingualism is a highly complex phenomenon, which has a direct influence on how we learn languages. For instance, do we learn a…

    Paperback – 2018-12-02 
    Routledge

  • Spanish in the USA

    Linguistic, translational and cultural aspects

    Edited by Roberto A. Valdeón

    Delving into the uneasy relationship between English and Spanish in the United States of America, this book approaches specific topics from a variety of perspectives, ranging from the more cultural to the more linguistic. The contributions explore the problems arising in Puerto Rico as a…

    Paperback – 2018-12-02 
    Routledge

  • Rethinking Translation

    Discourse, Subjectivity, Ideology

    Edited by Lawrence Venuti

    Originally published in 1992 Rethinking Translation makes the translator’s activity more visible by using critical theory. It examines the selection of the foreign text and the implementation of translation strategies; the reception of the translated text, and the theories of translation offered by…

    Hardback – 2018-11-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Translation

  • Redefining Translation

    The Variational Approach

    By Lance Hewson, Jacky Martin

    Originally published in 1991 Redefining Translation looks at the practical results and theory of translation as a key area for all those investigating language and culture. The book addresses the need to consolidate advances in the field of translation and critically evaluate the variety of…

    Hardback – 2018-11-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Translation

  • Translation as Social Action

    Russian and Bulgarian Perspectives

    Edited by Palma Zlateva

    Originally published in 1993, Translation as Social Action is a varied collection of essays, which addresses translation as social action as its central theme, the book proposes a model of the translator as an agent in his or her own right. Translation is seen not just as a transfer of meanings…

    Hardback – 2018-11-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Translation

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