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  • The Arabic-English Translator as Photographer

    A Linguistic Account, 1st Edition

    By Ali Almanna, Khaled Al-Shehari

    By choosing to use different linguistic approaches as a theoretical basis of their study of translation as a process of picture-taking, The Arabic-English Translator as Photographer: A Linguistic Account offers readers an original view of the translator’s work. In addition to laying emphasis on the…

    Paperback – 2018-12-20
    Routledge

  • Re-theorizing Literacy Practices

    Complex Social and Cultural Contexts, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Bloome, Maria Lucia Castanheira, Constant Leung, Jennifer Rowsell

    Moving beyond current theories on literacy practices, this edited collection sheds new light on the complexities inherent to the social, cultural, and ideological contexts in which literacy practices are realized. Building on Brian V. Street’s scholarship, contributors discuss literacy as…

    Paperback – 2018-12-05
    Routledge

  • Being Indigenous

    Perspectives on Activism, Culture, Language and Identity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Neyooxet Greymorning

    This volume gives voice to an impressive range of Indigenous authors who share their knowledge and perspectives on issues that pertain to activism, culture, language and identity – the fabric of being Indigenous. The contributions highlight the experiences of Indigenous peoples from a variety of…

    Paperback – 2018-11-23
    Routledge

  • Literacies, Sexualities, and Gender

    Understanding Identities from Preschool to Adulthood, 1st Edition

    Edited by Barbara J. Guzzetti, Thomas W. Bean, Judith Dunkerly-Bean

    Offering diverse and wide-ranging perspectives on gender, sexualities, and literacies, this volume examines the intersection of these topics from preschool to adulthood. With a focus on current events, race, and the complex role of identity, this text starts with an overview of the current research…

    Paperback – 2018-11-19
    Routledge

  • Learners in Transition

    Chinese Students’ Journeys from EFL to ESL and EIL, 1st Edition

    By Yoke Sim Fong

    As the number of Chinese students learning English increases worldwide, the need for teachers to understand the characteristics and challenges facing this group of learners grows. This is particularly true for those students moving from an English as a Foreign Language context to an English as a…

    Paperback – 2018-11-12
    Routledge

  • Multilingual Sydney

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alice Chik, Phil Benson, Robyn Moloney

    The rise of global mobility has had a deep impact on the study of urban multilingualism. Once associated with research on minority speech communities and inner-city ethnolinguistic enclaves (Chinatowns, Little Italies, etc), it is now concerned much more with the use of multiple languages in…

    Paperback – 2018-11-12
    Routledge

  • Bourdieu, Language-based Ethnographies and Reflexivity

    Putting Theory into Practice, 1st Edition

    By Michael Grenfell, Kate Pahl

    Offering a unique and original perspective on Bourdieu, language-based ethnographies,and reflexivity, this volume provides a nuanced, in-depth discussion of the complex relationship between these interconnected topics and their impact in real-world contexts. Part I opens the book with an overview…

    Paperback – 2018-11-05
    Routledge

  • Teaching English at Japanese Universities

    A New Handbook, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Wadden, Chris Carl Hale

    Written by leading English-language educators in Japan, this Handbook provides an in-depth guide for the new generation of teachers at Japanese universities. In clear, accessible prose, it offers practical and detailed advice on effective classroom pedagogy, student motivation, learning styles,…

    Paperback – 2018-10-31
    Routledge

  • Learn to Use Chinese Aspect Particles

    1st Edition

    By Jian Kang Loar

    Aspect in Mandarin Chinese plays an important role in interpreting the temporal information of a sentence. It is an important verbal category, which is concerned with the speaker’s viewpoint or perspective on a situation: whether the situation is presented as complete (perfective aspect) or as…

    Paperback – 2018-10-31
    Routledge

  • Language, Communication, and Intergroup Relations

    A Celebration of the Scholarship of Howard Giles, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jake Harwood, Jessica Gasiorek, Herbert D. Pierson, Jon F. Nussbaum, Cynthia Gallois

    Language, Communication, and Intergroup Relations presents the current state of knowledge at the intersection of language, communication, and intergroup relations, drawing on interdisciplinary work from the fields of communication, social psychology, and sociolinguistics. Building from that…

    Paperback – 2018-10-23
    Routledge

  • Understanding Formulaic Language

    A Second Language Acquisition Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anna Siyanova-Chanturia, Ana Pellicer-Sánchez

    Understanding Formulaic Language: A Second Language Acquisition Perspective brings together leading scholars to provide a state-of-the-art, interdisciplinary account of the acquisition, processing, and use of formulaic language. Contributors present three distinct but complementary perspectives on…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge
    Second Language Acquisition Research Series

  • Orality and Translation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Bandia

    In the current context of globalization, relocation of cultures, and rampant technologizing of communication, orality has gained renewed interest across disciplines in the humanities and the social sciences. Orality has shed its once negative image as primitive, non-literate, and exotic, and has…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

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