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  • Becoming a Translator

    An Introduction to the Theory and Practice of Translation, 4th Edition

    By Douglas Robinson

    Fusing theory with advice and information about the practicalities of translating, Becoming a Translator is the essential resource for novice and practicing translators. The book explains how the market works, helps translators learn how to translate faster and more accurately, as well as providing…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Cognitive Poetics

    A New Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Peter Stockwell

    A pioneering text in its first edition, this revised publication of Cognitive Poetics offers a rigorous and principled approach to literary reading and analysis. The second edition of this seminal text features: • updated theory, frameworks and examples throughout, including new explanations of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-19 
    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

  • Chinese-speaking Learners of English

    Research, Theory, and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ryan M. Damerow, Kathleen M. Bailey

    A compendium of the latest developments in research regarding English language education for Chinese-speaking learners, this volume combines cutting-edge research from multiple internationally-known scholars. The chapters offer unique insights into some of the most salient issues related to this…

    Paperback – 2019-12-18 
    Routledge
    Global Research on Teaching and Learning English

  • TESOL Career Path Development

    Creating Professional Success, 1st Edition

    By Liz England

    This book addresses a wide range of issues and obstacles that teachers in native and non-native English-speaking countries face in teaching English language learners of all ages, levels of proficiency, and in a variety of program settings. It introduces a model of milestones for career path…

    Paperback – 2019-12-16 
    Routledge

  • Law in the Time of Oxymora

    A Synaesthesia of Language, Logic and Law, 1st Edition

    By Rostam J. Neuwirth

    What do different concepts like true lie, bad luck, honest thief, old news, spacetime, glocalization, symplexity, sustainable development, constant change, soft law, substantive due process, pure law, bureaucratic efficiency and global justice have in common? What connections do they share with…

    Paperback – 2019-12-15 
    Routledge

  • English Language Proficiency Testing in Asia

    A New Paradigm Bridging Global and Local Contexts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lily I-wen Su, Cyril Weir, Jessica R. W. Wu

    As the demand for English language education grows in Asia, there has been a parallel growth in the development and implementation of standardized tests at the local level. Offering much-needed context on locally-produced tests in Asia, contributors examine emerging models for English language…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09 
    Routledge
    ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

  • Researching Translation in the Age of Technology and Global Conflict

    Selected Works of Mona Baker, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kyung Hye Kim, Yifan Zhu

    Mona Baker is one of the leading figures in the development of translation studies as an academic discipline. This book brings together fifteen of her most influential articles, carefully selected and grouped under three main topics that represent her most enduring contributions to the field:…

    Paperback – 2019-12-06 
    Routledge
    Key Thinkers on Translation

  • 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

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