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  • Negotiating Englishes and English-speaking Identities

    A study of youth learning English in Italy

    By Jacqueline Aiello

    This book explores the effects of the global spread of English by reporting on a sequential explanatory mixed-methods study of the language attitudes, motivation and self-perceived English proficiency of youth in two Italian cities. Participant narratives highlight the far-reaching role that…

    Hardback – 2017-08-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in World Englishes

  • Bilingualism in Schools and Society

    Language, Identity, and Policy, Second Edition

    By Sarah J. Shin

    This revised edition of Bilingualism in Schools and Society is an accessible introduction to the sociolinguistic and educational aspects of and the political issues surrounding bilingualism, including code-switching in popular music, advertising, and online social spaces. It also addresses the…

    Paperback – 2017-08-07 
    Routledge

  • Discourse Analysis

    The Questions Discourse Analysts Ask and How They Answer Them

    By Hansun Zhang Waring

    Discourse Analysis is the first introductory text organized around the kinds of questions discourse analysts ask and how they are systematically addressed by analysts of different empirical persuasions, thereby cultivating a principled understanding of the interdisciplinary field of discourse…

    Paperback – 2017-08-03 
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Translingualism

    By Jerry Won Lee

    Translingualism refers to an orientation in scholarship that recognizes the fluidity of language boundaries and endorses a greater tolerance for the plurality of Englishes worldwide. However, it is possible that translingualism exacerbates the very problems it seeks to redress? This book seeks to…

    Hardback – 2017-08-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • The Routledge Handbook of Language and Media

    Edited by Colleen Cotter, Daniel Perrin

    The Routledge Handbook of Language and Media provides an accessible and comprehensive overview of state-of-the-art research in media linguistics. This handbook analyses both language theory and practice, demonstrating the vital role of media linguistic research in understanding language use in…

    Hardback – 2017-07-19 
    Routledge

  • Friedrich Max Müller and the Role of Philology in Victorian Thought

    Edited by John Davis, Angus Nicholls

    The German comparative philologist Friedrich Max Müller (1823-1900) was one of the most influential scholars in Victorian Britain. Müller travelled to Britain in 1846 in order to prepare a translation of the Rig Veda. This research visit would turn into a lifelong stay after Müller was appointed as…

    Hardback – 2017-07-19 
    Routledge

  • The Discourse of Culture and Identity in National and Transnational Contexts

    Edited by Christopher J. Jenks, Jackie Lou, Aditi Bhatia

    This collection examines and uses discourse to promote a better understanding of culture and identity, with the primary goal of advancing an understanding of how discourse can be used to examine social and linguistic issues. Many of the contributions explore how the formation of culture and…

    Paperback – 2017-07-16 
    Routledge

  • 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 of theoretical perspectives and sub-disciplines, time periods, and geographical spaces throughout the world examine the interaction and…

    Paperback – 2017-07-04 
    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

  • 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

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