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  • 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 case 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 – 2019-11-28 
    Routledge

  • Accessing Academic Discourse

    Systemic Functional Linguistics and Legitimation Code Theory, 1st Edition

    Edited by J. R. Martin, Karl Maton, Y. J. Doran

    Academic discourse is the gateway not only to educational success but to worlds of imagination, discovery and accumulated wisdom. Understanding the nature of academic discourse and developing ways of helping everyone access, shape and change this knowledge is critical to supporting social justice.…

    Paperback – 2019-11-28 
    Routledge
    Legitimation Code Theory

  • Persuasion and Communication in Sport, Exercise, and Physical Activity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ben Jackson, James Dimmock, Josh Compton

    How can we use persuasion methods to make people more physically active and improve their sport and exercise experiences? How can instructors, coaches, athletes, and practitioners most effectively communicate their messages to others? Persuasion and Communication in Sport, Exercise, and Physical…

    Paperback – 2019-11-27 
    Routledge

  • Eye Tracking in Second Language Acquisition and Bilingualism

    A Research Synthesis and Methodological Guide, 1st Edition

    By Aline Godfroid

    Eye Tracking in Second Language Acquisition and Bilingualism provides foundational knowledge and hands-on advice for designing, conducting, and analysing eye-tracking research in applied linguistics. Godfroid’s research synthesis and methodological guide introduces the reader to fundamental facts…

    Paperback – 2019-11-21 
    Routledge
    Second Language Acquisition Research Series

  • Theoretical Issues in Reading Comprehension

    Perspectives from Cognitive Psychology, Linguistics, Artificial Intelligence and Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rand J. Spiro, Bertram C. Bruce, William F. Brewer

    Research in cognitive psychology, linguistics, and artificial intelligence – the three disciplines that have the most direct application to an understanding of the mental processes in reading – is presented in this multilevel work, originally published in 1980, that attempts to provide a systematic…

    Paperback – 2019-11-15 
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Psychology of Reading

  • On Insignificance

    The Loss of Meaning in the Post-Material Age, 1st Edition

    By Massimo Leone

    Focussing on the anthropological consequences of the disappearing of materiality and sensory embodiment, On Insignificance highlights some of the most perturbing patterns of insignificance that have seeped into our everyday lives. Seeking to explain the semiotic causes of feelings of…

    Paperback – 2019-11-14 
    Routledge

  • Morphological Processing and Literacy Development

    Current Issues and Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rachel Berthiaume, Daniel Daigle, Alain Desrochers

    Synthesizing a range of studies on morphological processing from the past 30 years, this edited collection presents the current state of knowledge on morphological processing and defines classroom practices to help students conceptualise the role of morphology in reading, spelling, and vocabulary…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11 
    Routledge

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