Sociolinguistics Products

  • The French-Speaking World

    A Practical Introduction to Sociolinguistic Issues, 2nd Edition

    By Rodney Ball, Dawn Marley

    The French-Speaking World is an accessible textbook that offers students the opportunity to explore for themselves a wide range of sociolinguistic issues relating to the French language and its role in the world. This new edition has been fully revised to reflect the many political and social…

    Paperback – 2016-09-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Language in Society

  • Translating Women

    Different Voices and New Horizons

    Edited by Luise von Flotow, Farzaneh Farahzad

    This book focuses on women and translation in cultures 'across other horizons' well beyond the European or Anglo-American centres. Drawing on transnational feminist connections, its editors have assembled work from four continents and included articles from Morocco, Mexico, Sri Lanka, Turkey, China…

    Hardback – 2016-09-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Translation and Interpreting Studies

  • The Handbook of Communication in Cross-cultural Perspective

    Edited by Donal Carbaugh

    This handbook brings together 26 ethnographic research reports from around the world about communication. The studies explore 13 languages from 17 countries across 6 continents. Together, the studies examine, through cultural analyses, communication practices in cross-cultural perspective. In doing…

    Paperback – 2016-09-02 
    Routledge
    ICA Handbook Series

  • Routledge Revivals: Language, Gender and Childhood (1985)

    Edited by Carolyn Steedman, Cathy Urwin, Valerie Walkerdine

    First published in 1985, this book brings together recent work on women and children from the nineteenth-century to the present. The contributors explore in different ways, and from different points of view, the way in which issues of language have been — and are still — central to the history of…

    Hardback – 2016-09-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: History Workshop Series

  • The Language of Branding

    Theory, Strategies, and Tactics

    By Dawn Lerman, David Luna, Robert J. Morais

    The Language of Branding: Theory, Strategies, and Tactics will teach marketing students how to use language successfully to improve brand value and influence consumer behavior. Luna and Lerman are among only a few researchers who take a multidisciplinary perspective on the ways language…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31 
    Routledge

  • Reading Students’ Lives

    Literacy Learning across Time

    By Catherine Compton-Lilly

    Reading Students’ Lives documents literacy practices across time as children move through school, with a focus on issues of schooling, identity construction, and how students and their parents make sense of students’ lives across time. The final book in a series of four that track a group of…

    Paperback – 2016-08-22 
    Routledge
    Expanding Literacies in Education

  • Language and Power in Post-Colonial Schooling

    Ideologies in Practice

    By Carolyn McKinney

    Critiquing the positioning of children from non-dominant groups as linguistically deficient, this book aims to bridge the gap between theorizing of language in critical sociolinguistics and approaches to language in education. Carolyn McKinney uses the lens of linguistic ideologies—teachers’ and…

    Paperback – 2016-08-08 
    Routledge
    Language, Culture, and Teaching Series

  • Creating a Multivocal Self

    Autoethnography as Method

    By Julie Choi

    Showcasing a new methodology in language learning and identity research, this carefully conceptualized, innovative book explicates the use of autoethnography as a way of re-imagining one’s sense of linguistic and cultural identity. A key work for researchers and students in Applied Linguistics and…

    Paperback – 2016-08-08 
    Routledge

  • The Sociolinguistics of Voice in Globalising China

    By Jie Dong

    This book deploys and develops the notion of voice in an investigation of China’s rapidly reshuffling society. The book is structured around two aspects of the voicing process in contemporary China: (1) stratification of voice, which addresses the stabilizing condition of voice; and (2)…

    Hardback – 2016-07-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • Translanguaging with Multilingual Students

    Learning from Classroom Moments

    Edited by Ofelia García, Tatyana Kleyn

    Looking closely at what happens when translanguaging is actively taken up to teach emergent bilingual students across different contexts, this book focuses on how it is already happening in classrooms as well as how it can be implemented as a pedagogical orientation. It extends theoretical…

    Paperback – 2016-07-18 
    Routledge

  • Racialized Identities in Second Language Learning

    Speaking Blackness in Brazil

    By Uju Anya

    Racialized Identities in Second Language Learning: Speaking Blackness in Brazil provides a critical overview and original sociolinguistic analysis of the African American experience in second language learning. More broadly, this book introduces the idea of second language learning as "…

    Hardback – 2016-07-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Second Language Studies

  • Critical Multimodal Studies of Popular Discourse

    Edited by Emilia Djonov, Sumin Zhao

    Studies of multimodality have significantly advanced our understanding of the potential of different semiotic resources—verbal, visual, aural, and kinetic—to make meaning and allow people to achieve various social purposes such as persuading, entertaining, and explaining. Yet little is known about…

    Paperback – 2016-07-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Multimodality

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