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  • Creating an Anti-Racist Culture in the Early Years

    An Essential Guide for Practitioners, 1st Edition

    By Sandra Smidt

    At a time of growing evidence of racism across many countries and cultures Creating an Anti-Racist Culture in the Early Years will help those working with young children recognise racism, name it for what it is and help their young pupils understand that difference is nothing to be feared.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-02 
    Routledge

  • Innovations and Challenges in Language Learning Motivation

    1st Edition

    By Zoltán Dörnyei​

    Innovations and Challenges in Language Learning Motivation provides a cutting-edge perspective on the latest challenges and innovations in language learning motivation, incorporating numerous examples and cases in mainstream psychology and in the field of second language acquisition. Drawing on…

    Paperback – 2020-03-01 
    Routledge
    Innovations and Challenges in Applied Linguistics

  • Transforming Literacy Education for Long-Term English Learners

    Recognizing Brilliance in the Undervalued, 1st Edition

    By Maneka Deanna Brooks

    Grounded in research on bilingualism and adolescent literacy, this volume provides a much-needed insight into the day-to-day needs of students who are identified as long-term English language learners (LTELs). LTELs are adolescents who are primarily or solely educated in the U.S. and yet remain…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    NCTE-Routledge Research Series

  • The Language of Leadership Narratives

    A Social Practice Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Jonathan Clifton, Stephanie Schnurr, Dorien Van De Mieroop

    Fascination with leadership and its relation to world events seems to be ever growing and leadership narratives are a key element in which leader identities are constructed. Contemporary research into leadership tends to recycle the same old myths of the heroic white male leader. By looking at…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Translinguistics

    Negotiating Innovation and Ordinariness, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jerry Won Lee, Sender Dovchin

    Translinguistics represents a powerful alternative to conventional paradigms of language such as bilingualism and code-switching, which assume the compartmentalization of different "languages" into fixed and arbitrary boundaries. Translinguistics more accurately reflects the fluid use of linguistic…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Corpus Linguistics for World Englishes

    A Guide for Research, 1st Edition

    By Claudia Lange, Sven Leuckert

    Corpus Linguistics for World Englishes offers a detailed account of how to analyse the many fascinating varieties of English around the world using corpus-linguistic methods. Employing case studies for illustration of relevant concepts and methods throughout, this book: introduces the theory and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Corpus Linguistics Guides

  • Language is Politics

    Exploring an Ecological Approach to Language, 1st Edition

    By Frank van Splunder

    Language is Politics discusses power relations between languages in the world, with a particular focus on English. Even though English is the most widely spoken and the most powerful language worldwide, it is not the lingua franca it is often supposed to be. The basic tenet of this book is that…

    Paperback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge

  • Contact Talk

    The Discursive Organization of Contact and Boundaries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Zane Goebel, Deborah Cole, Howard Manns

    Written by a wide range of highly regarded scholars and exciting junior ones, this book critiques and operationalizes contemporary thinking in the rapidly expanding field of linguistic anthropology. It does so using cases studies of actual everyday language practices from an extremely understudied,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-03 
    Routledge

  • Care Communication

    Making a home in a Japanese eldercare facility, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Researching Language, Gender and Sexuality

    A Student Guide, 1st Edition

    By Helen Sauntson

    Researching Language, Gender and Sexuality leads students through the process of undertaking research in order to explore how gender and sexuality are represented and constructed through language. Drawing on international research, Sauntson incorporates a fluid understanding of genders and…

    Paperback – 2019-11-29 
    Routledge

  • Codeswitching in the Classroom

    Critical Perspectives on Teaching, Learning, Policy, and Ideology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeff MacSwan, Christian J. Faltis

    Bringing together sociolinguistic, linguistic, and educational perspectives, this cutting‐edge overview of codeswitching examines language mixing in teaching and learning in bilingual classrooms. As interest in pedagogical applications of bilingual language mixing increases, so too does a need for…

    Paperback – 2019-11-05 
    Routledge
    Language Education Tensions in Global and Local Contexts

  • Making Sense of "Bad English"

    An Introduction to Language Attitudes and Ideologies, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Peterson

    Why is it that some ways of using English are considered "good" and others are considered "bad"? Why are certain forms of language termed elegant, eloquent or refined, whereas others are deemed uneducated, coarse, or inappropriate? Making Sense of "Bad English" is an accessible introduction to…

    Paperback – 2019-11-01 
    Routledge

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