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  • Courtesans and Cuckolds

    A Glossary of Renaissance Dramatic Bawdy, 1st Edition

    By James T. Henke

    This title, first published in 1979, is a glossary of the bawdy vocabulary that was used in Renaissance Drama. One of the primary functions of this gloss of literary bawdy is to interpret imaginative uses of the language rather than simply record the generally accepted uses and meanings, with its…

    Paperback – 2018-09-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Renaissance Drama

  • Corpus Linguistics for Pragmatics

    A guide for research, 1st Edition

    By Christoph Rühlemann

    Corpus Linguistics for Pragmatics provides a practical and comprehensive introduction to the growing field of corpus pragmatics. Taking a hands-on approach to showcase the applications of corpora in the exploration of core topics within pragmatics, this book: • covers six key areas of…

    Paperback – 2018-09-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Corpus Linguistics Guides

  • Slang across Societies

    Motivations and Construction, 1st Edition

    By Jim Davie

    Slang Across Societies is an introductory reference work and textbook which aims to acquaint readers with key themes in the study of youth, criminal and colloquial language practices. Focusing on key questions such as speaker identity and motivations, perceptions of use and users, language…

    Paperback – 2018-09-21
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: Speaking Mathematically (1987)

    Communication in Mathematics Clasrooms, 1st Edition

    By David Pimm

    First published in 1987, this book examines mathematics school teaching from the perspective that it is a language — arguing that this can illuminate many events that occur in classes and highlight issues that may not have previously seemed important. The central concern is with the processes of…

    Paperback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: Language, Education and Society Series

  • Understanding Intercultural Communication

    Negotiating a Grammar of Culture, 2nd Edition

    By Adrian Holliday

    Understanding Intercultural Communication provides a practical framework to help readers to understand intercultural communication and to solve intercultural problems. Each chapter exemplifies the everyday intercultural through ethnographic narratives in which people make sense of each other in…

    Paperback – 2018-09-06
    Routledge

  • A Forensic Linguistic Approach to Legal Disclosures

    ERISA Cash Balance Conversion Cases and the Contextual Dynamics of Deception, 1st Edition

    By James Stratman

    This book is a scholarly work of forensic linguistics that demonstrates how the principles of Gricean pragmatics and their recent elaboration in Information Manipulation Theory (IMT) can be of use to courts faced with deciding cases of allegedly fraudulent disclosure documents. The usual goal of…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Linguistics

  • A Prosody of Free Verse

    Explorations in Rhythm, 1st Edition

    By Richard Andrews

    There is to date no comprehensive account of the rhythms of free verse. The main purpose of A Prosody of Free Verse: explorations in rhythm is to fill that gap and begin to provide a systematic approach to describing and analyzing free verse rhythms. Most studies have declared the attempt to write…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Stylistics

  • The Discourse of Sport

    Analyses from Social Linguistics, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Caldwell, John Walsh, Elaine W. Vine, Jon Jureidini

    This collection brings together innovative research from socially-oriented applied linguists working in sports. Drawing on contemporary approaches to applied linguistics, this book provides readers with in-depth analyses of examples of language-in-use in the context of sport, and…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • Making Sense of Narrative Text

    Situation, Repetition, and Picturing in the Reading of Short Stories, 1st Edition

    By Michael Toolan

    This book takes the following question as its starting point: What are some of the crucial things the reader must do in order to make sense of a literary narrative? The book is a study of the texture of narrative fiction, using stylistics, corpus linguistic principles (especially Hoey’s work on…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Stylistics

  • Online Intercultural Exchange

    Policy, Pedagogy, Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robert O'Dowd, Tim Lewis

    This volume provides a state of the art overview of Online Intercultural Exchange (OIE) in university education and demonstrates how educators can use OIE to address current challenges in university contexts such as internationalisation, virtual mobility and intercultural foreign language education…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Language and Intercultural Communication

  • The Critical Turn in Language and Intercultural Communication Pedagogy

    Theory, Research and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maria Dasli, Adriana Raquel Díaz

    This edited research volume explores the development of what can be described as the ‘critical turn’ in intercultural communication pedagogy, with a particular focus on modern/foreign language education. The main aim is to trace the realisations of this critical turn against a background of unequal…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Language and Intercultural Communication

  • The Language of Hate

    A Corpus Lingusitic Analysis of White Supremacist Language, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Brindle

    In this book, Andrew Brindle analyzes a corpus of texts taken from a white supremacist web forum which refer to the subject of homosexuality, drawing conclusions about the discourses of extremism and the dissemination of far-right hate speech online. The website from which Brindle’s corpus is drawn…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Corpus Linguistics

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