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  • Globalising Sociolinguistics

    Challenging and Expanding Theory, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dick Smakman, Patrick Heinrich

    This book challenges the predominance of mainstream sociolinguistic theories by focusing on lesser known sociolinguistic systems, from regions of Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, South America, the European Mediterranean, and Slavic regions as well as specific speech communities such as those speaking…

    Paperback – 2015-06-01

  • Newspeak (Routledge Revivals)

    A Dictionary of Jargon, 1st Edition

    By Jonathon Green

    George Orwell coined the term ‘Newspeak’ for his novel 1984, the purpose of which was designed to shrink vocabularies and eliminate subtlety and nuance. For this dictionary, first published to herald the year 1984, Jonathon Green compiled nearly 8, 000 entries – selected from the slangs and…

    Paperback – 2015-04-10
    Routledge Revivals

  • Dictionary of Jargon (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Jonathon Green

    First published in 1987, the Dictionary of Jargon expands on its predecessor Newspeak (Routledge Revivals, 2014) as an authoritative reference guide to specialist occupational slang, or jargon. Containing around 21, 000 entries, the dictionary encompasses a truly eclectic range of fields and…

    Paperback – 2015-04-10
    Routledge Revivals

  • Translation and Linguistic Hybridity

    Constructing World-View, 1st Edition

    By Susanne Klinger

    This volume outlines a new approach to the study of linguistic hybridity and its translation in cross-cultural writing. By building on concepts from narratology, cognitive poetics, stylistics, and film studies, it explores how linguistic hybridity contributes to the reader’s construction of the…

    Hardback – 2014-12-18
    Routledge Advances in Translation and Interpreting Studies

  • Language and Linguistic Diversity in the US

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Susan Tamasi, Lamont Antieau

    This highly engaging textbook presents a linguistic view of the history, society, and culture of the United States. It discusses the many languages and forms of language that have been used in the US – including standard and nonstandard forms of English, creoles, Native American languages, and…

    Paperback – 2014-12-02

  • Translation and Violent Conflict

    1st Edition

    Edited by Moira Inghilleri, Sue-Ann Harding

    First Published in 2010. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Hardback – 2014-07-04

  • Multimodal Epistemologies

    Towards an Integrated Framework, 1st Edition

    Edited by Arianna Maiorani, Christine Christie

    This volume develops a new multimodal semiotic approach to the study of communication, examining how multimodal discourse is construed transmedially and interculturally and how new technologies and cultural stances inform communicative contexts across the world. It contributes to current…

    Hardback – 2014-05-01
    Routledge Studies in Multimodality

  • Languages and Dialects in the U.S.

    Focus on Diversity and Linguistics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marianna Di Paolo, Arthur K. Spears

    Languages and Dialects in the U.S. is a concise introduction to linguistic diversity in the U.S. for students with little to no background in linguistics. The goal of the editors of this collection of fourteen chapters, written by leading experts on the language varieties discussed, is to offer…

    Paperback – 2014-03-07

  • The Routledge Handbook of Language and Intercultural Communication

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jane Jackson

    The Routledge Handbook of Language and Intercultural Communication constitutes a comprehensive introduction to the multidisciplinary field of intercultural communication, drawing on the expertise of leading scholars from diverse backgrounds. The Handbook is structured in five sections and covers…

    Paperback – 2013-08-29
    Routledge Handbooks in Applied Linguistics

  • The Global Intercultural Communication Reader

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Molefi Kete Asante, Yoshitaka Miike, Jing Yin

    The Global Intercultural Communication Reader is the first anthology to take a distinctly non-Eurocentric approach to the study of culture and communication. In this expanded second edition, editors Molefi Kete Asante, Yoshitaka Miike, and Jing Yin bring together thirty-two essential readings for…

    Paperback – 2013-06-19

  • Language in Late Capitalism

    Pride and Profit, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alexandre Duchêne, Monica Heller

    This book examines the ways in which our ideas about language and identity which used to be framed in national and political terms as a matter of rights and citizenship are increasingly recast in economic terms as a matter of added value. It argues that this discursive shift is connected to…

    Paperback – 2013-06-07
    Routledge Critical Studies in Multilingualism

  • The Battle over Spanish between 1800 and 2000

    Language & Ideologies and Hispanic Intellectuals, 1st Edition

    Edited by Luis Gabriel-Stheeman, José del Valle

    This book examines the way in which a group of key Spanish and Latin American intellectuals of the nineteenth and twentieth-centuries discussed the concept of the Spanish language. The contributors analyse the ways in which these discussions related to the construction of national identities and…

    Paperback – 2012-11-13
    Routledge Studies in the History of Linguistics

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