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  • Multilingual Education for Africa

    Concepts and Practices

    Edited by Russell H. Kaschula, H. Ekkehard Wolff

    The common thread in this book is the exploration of innovative pedagogies in language teaching and language use in education. The greatest danger facing educators is one of complacency. Whether set in Zimbabwe, Ethiopia, South Africa or elsewhere in Africa, all the chapters in this book emphasise…

    Hardback – 2017-07-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge/UNISA Press Series

  • Language and Globalization

    An Autoethnographic Approach

    Edited by Maryam Borjian

    In this collection of real-life, personal narratives on the theme of language and globalization, educational and applied linguists from a range theoretical perspectives and sub-disciplines, time periods, and geographical spaces throughout the world examine the interaction and intersectionality of…

    Paperback – 2017-07-03 
    Routledge

  • Multilingual Brazil

    Language Resources, Identities and Ideologies in a Global Era

    Edited by Marilda C. Cavalcanti, Terezinha M. Maher

    This book brings together cutting edge work by Brazilian researchers on plurilingualism in Brazil for an English-speaking readership in one comprehensive volume. Divided into four sections, each with its own introduction, tying together the themes of the book, the volume charts a course for a new…

    Hardback – 2017-07-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Multilingualism

  • Literacy Lives in Transcultural Times

    Edited by Rahat Zaidi, Jennifer Rowsell

    Combining language research with digital, multimodal and critical literacy, this book uniquely positions issues of transcultural spaces and cosmopolitan identities across an array of contexts. Studies of everyday diasporic practices across places, spaces, and people’s stories provide authentic…

    Paperback – 2017-06-28 
    Routledge
    Expanding Literacies in Education

  • Engaging Native American Publics

    Linguistic Anthropology in a Collaborative Key

    Edited by Paul Kroskrity, Barbra Meek

    Engaging Native American Publics considers the increasing influence of indigenous groups as key audiences, collaborators, and authors with regards to their own linguistic documentation and representation. The chapters critically examine a variety of North American case studies to reflect on the…

    Hardback – 2017-06-27 
    Routledge

  • Tandem Learning

    New Insights

    By Jane Woodin

    This book opens up new lines of debate in language learning and intercultural communication through an investigation of tandem language learning (a method of language learning based on mutual language exchange between native speakers and learners of each other’s language) in connection with…

    Hardback – 2017-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Language and Intercultural Communication

  • The Discourse of Reading Groups

    Integrating Cognitive and Sociocultural Perspectives

    By David Peplow, Joan Swann, Paola Trimarco, Sara Whiteley

    Of interest in their own terms as a significant cultural practice, reading groups also provide a window on the everyday interpretation of literary texts. While reading is often considered a solitary process, reading groups constitute a form of social reading, where interpretations are produced and…

    Paperback – 2017-05-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Literacy

  • Global Englishes and Change in English Language Teaching

    Attitudes and Impact

    By Nicola Galloway

    Global Englishes and Change in English Language Teaching: Attitudes and Impact brings together research from the fields of Global Englishes and ELT to provide concrete proposals for the teaching of English as a Lingua Franca. Calling for a critical re-examination of ELT to ensure that classroom…

    Hardback – 2017-05-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Linguistics

  • Translation and Public Policy

    Interdisciplinary Perspectives and Case Studies

    Edited by Gabriel González Núñez, Reine Meylaerts

    This book brings together an ensemble of leading voices from the fields of economics, language policy, law, political philosophy, and translation studies. They come together to provide theoretical perspectives and practical case studies regarding a shared concern: translation policy. Their timely…

    Hardback – 2017-05-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Translation and Interpreting Studies

  • Language and Community in Early England

    Imagining Distance in Medieval Literature

    By Emily Butler

    This book examines the development of English as a written vernacular and identifies that development as a process of community building that occurred in a multilingual context. Moving through the eighth century to the thirteenth century, and finally to the sixteenth-century antiquarians who…

    Hardback – 2017-05-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Medieval Literature and Culture

  • Literacy and Mobility

    Complexity, Uncertainty and Agency at the Nexus of High School and College

    By Brice Nordquist

    Pushing forward research on emerging literacies and theoretical orientations, this book follows students from different tracks of high school English in a "failing" U.S. public school through their first two years in universities, colleges, and jobs. Analytical and methodological tools from new…

    Paperback – 2017-05-05 
    Routledge
    Expanding Literacies in Education

  • A Sociolinguistics of Diaspora

    Latino Practices, Identities, and Ideologies

    Edited by Rosina Márquez Reiter, Luisa Martín Rojo

    This volume brings together scholars in sociolinguistics and the sociology of new media and mobile technologies who are working on different social and communicative aspects of the Latino diaspora. There is new interest in the ways in which migrants negotiate and renegotiate identities through…

    Paperback – 2017-04-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Multilingualism

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