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  • Chinese Buddhist Texts

    An Introductory Reader, 1st Edition

    By Graham Lock, Gary S. Linebarger

    The influence of Buddhism on the Chinese language, on Chinese literature and on Chinese culture in general cannot be overstated, and the language of most Chinese Buddhist texts differs considerably from both Classical and Modern Chinese. This reader aims to help students develop familiarity with…

    Paperback – 2018-02-27
    Routledge

  • The Field of Chinese Language Education in the U.S.

    A Retrospective of the 20th Century, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vivian Ling

    This book will be the first account of the development of Chinese as a foreign language in the U.S., as it interacts with the relevant entities in China and beyond. There are virtually no systematic retrospective reflections on the field outside of the greater China region; and yet over the…

    Paperback – 2018-02-19
    Routledge

  • Prosodic Morphology in Mandarin Chinese

    1st Edition

    By Shengli Feng

    It is not entirely clear if modern Chinese is a monosyllabic or disyllabic language. Although a disyllabic prosodic unit of some sort has long been considered by many to be at play in Chinese grammar, the intuition is not always rigidly fleshed out theoretically in the area of Chinese morphology.…

    Hardback – 2017-12-14
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Translation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Shei, Zhao-Ming Gao

    The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Translation presents expert and new research in analysing and solving translation problems centred on the Chinese language in translation. The Handbook includes both a review of and a distinctive approach to key themes in Chinese translation, such as…

    Hardback – 2017-10-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Language Handbooks

  • Action! China

    A Field Guide to Using Chinese in the Community, 1st Edition

    By Donglin Chai, Crista Cornelius, Bing Mu

    Winner of the Chinese Language Teachers Association’s 2014 Cengage Learning Excellence and Innovation in Teaching Chinese Award. Action! China is a practical guide for intermediate to advanced students of Chinese wanting to maximize their study abroad experience and enhance their language skills.…

    Paperback – 2017-10-17
    Routledge

  • A Study of Sino-Korean Phonology

    Its Origin, Adaptation and Layers, 1st Edition

    By Youyong Qian

    The term Sino-Korean may refer to either the phonological system or vocabulary in Korean that is of Chinese origin. Along with the borrowing of Chinese characters, the Chinese readings of characters must also have been transmitted into Korean. A Study of Sino-Korean Phonology aims to contribute to…

    Hardback – 2017-10-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Chinese Linguistics

  • Key Issues in Chinese as a Second Language Research

    1st Edition

    Edited by Istvan Kecskes, Chaofen Sun

    Key Issues in Chinese as a Second Language Research presents and discusses research projects that serve as theoretical grounding for improving the teaching and learning of Chinese as a second language (CSL) in order to help researchers and practitioners better understand the acquisition,…

    Paperback – 2017-06-22
    Routledge

  • Mandarin Chinese Words and Parts of Speech

    A Corpus-based Study, 1st Edition

    By Chu-Ren Huang, Shu-Kai Hsieh, Keh-Jiann Chen

    This monograph is a translation of two seminal works on corpus-based studies of Mandarin Chinese words and parts of speech. The original books were published as two pioneering technical reports by Chinese Knowledge and Information Processing group (CKIP) at Academia Sinica in 1993 and 1996,…

    Hardback – 2017-06-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Chinese Linguistics

  • The Semantics of Chinese Classifiers and Linguistic Relativity

    1st Edition

    By Song Jiang

    The Semantics of Chinese Classifiers and Linguistic Relativity focuses on the semantic structure of Chinese classifiers under the cognitive linguistics framework, and the implications thereof on linguistic relativity and language acquisition. It examines the semantic correlation between a given…

    Hardback – 2017-06-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Chinese Linguistics

  • Dimensions of Variation in Written Chinese

    1st Edition

    By Zheng-Sheng Zhang

    Dimensions of Variation in Written Chinese uses a corpus-based, multi-dimensional model to account for variation in written Chinese. Using statistical method and two-dimensional visual representation, it provides a concrete and objective view of the internal variation in written Chinese. This book…

    Hardback – 2017-04-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Chinese Linguistics

  • Teaching and Learning Chinese in Higher Education

    Theoretical and Practical Issues, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yang Lu

    Teaching and Learning Chinese in Higher Education deals with the current issues and challenges faced by teachers and learners of Chinese. Written by leading professionals and academics, the book is the first collection of research articles based on data collected in higher education institutions…

    Paperback – 2017-03-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Chinese Language Pedagogy

  • The Interfaces of Chinese Syntax with Semantics and Pragmatics

    1st Edition

    By Yicheng Wu

    The Interfaces of Chinese Syntax with Semantics and Pragmatics provides an in-depth exploration of a variety of interface phenomena in Chinese, a non-inflectional language, where to a large extent word order constrains its interpretation and defines its grammatical functions. Under the Dynamic…

    Hardback – 2017-02-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Chinese Linguistics

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