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  • 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

  • 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

  • Border Crossings

    Essays in Identity and Belonging

    Edited by Paul Longley Arthur, Leena Kurvet-Kaosaar

    The border between intimate memory and historical revelation is explored in this wide-ranging collection, which features original contributions from leading figures in the life writing field from Australia, Canada, Europe, UK, and the USA. The transmission and preservation of personal knowledge…

    Hardback – 2017-05-15 
    Routledge

  • 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 research on emerging literacies and theoretical orientations forward, 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 – 2017-05-03 
    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

  • Language, Literacy and Diversity

    Moving Words

    Edited by Christopher Stroud, Mastin Prinsloo

    Language, Literacy and Diversity brings together researchers who are leading the innovative and important re-theorization of language and literacy in relation to social mobility, multilingualism and globalization. The volume examines local and global flows of people, language and literacy in…

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

  • Care Communication

    Making a home in a Japanese eldercare facility

    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 – 2017-04-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • The Discourses of Capitalism

    Everyday Economists and the Production of Common Sense

    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 – 2017-04-11 
    Routledge
    Language, Society and Political Economy

  • Language Brokering in Immigrant Families

    Theories and Contexts

    Edited by Robert S. Weisskirch

    Language Brokering in Immigrant Families: Theories and Contexts brings together an international group of researchers to share their findings on language brokering—when immigrant children translate for their parents and other adults. Given the large amount of immigration occurring worldwide, it is…

    Hardback – 2017-04-05 
    Routledge

  • The Cultural Politics of English as an International Language

    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 – 2017-03-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Linguistics Classics

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