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  • The German-Speaking World

    A Practical Introduction to Sociolinguistic Issues, 2nd Edition

    By Patrick Stevenson, Kristine Horner, Nils Langer, Gertrud Reershemius

    The German-Speaking World is an accessible textbook that offers students the opportunity to explore for themselves a wide range of sociolinguistic issues relating to the German language and its role in the world. This new, second edition has been fully revised to reflect the many political and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Language in Society

  • Practising German Grammar

    4th Edition

    By Martin Durrell, Katrin Kohl, Claudia Kaiser

    This new edition of Practising German Grammar provides you with varied and accessible exercises for developing an in-depth and practical awareness of German as it is spoken and written today.   Whether used independently or as the ideal companion to the new sixth edition of the widely acclaimed…

    Paperback – 2017-05-30
    Routledge
    Practising Grammar Workbooks

  • The Artist-Operas of Pfitzner, Krenek and Hindemith

    Politics and the Ideology of the Artist

    By Claire Taylor-Jay

    This is the first book-length study of the genre of 'artist-opera', in which the work's central character is an artist who is uncomfortable with his place in the world. It investigates how three such operas (Pfitzner's Palestrina (1915), Krenek's Jonny spielt auf (1926) and Hindemith's Mathis der…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Routledge

  • Speed Up Your German

    Strategies to Avoid Common Errors

    By Annemarie Künzl-Snodgrass, Silke Mentchen

    Speed Up Your German is a unique and innovative resource that identifies and explains the errors most commonly made by learners of German, enabling students to learn from their mistakes while enhancing their understanding of the German language. Each of the twelve chapters focuses on a grammatical…

    Paperback – 2017-03-27
    Routledge
    Speed up your Language Skills

  • Hammer's German Grammar and Usage

    6th Edition

    By Martin Durrell

    Long trusted as the most comprehensive, up-to-date and user-friendly grammar available, Hammer’s German Grammar provides you with a complete guide to German as it is written and spoken today. In a new layout to enable better referencing, this new edition includes: concise descriptions of the main…

    Paperback – 2016-12-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Reference Grammars

  • Heinrich Scheidemann's Keyboard Music

    Transmission, Style and Chronology

    By Pieter Dirksen

    One of the most remarkable tales of recent resurrections in the field of early keyboard music concerns the music of Heinrich Scheidemann (c. 1595-1663). Long considered a minor master overshadowed by such figures as his teacher Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck or his fellow student Samuel Scheidt, a…

    Paperback – 2016-12-07
    Routledge

  • Schubert's Goethe Settings

    By Lorraine Byrne Bodley

    The traditional approach to the study of Goethe and Schubert is to place them in opposition to one another, both in terms of their life experiences and in relation to the nineteenth-century Lied. In her introduction to this book, Lorraine Byrne examines the myths that have evolved around these…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30
    Routledge

  • German Grammar Made Easy

    2nd Edition

    By Lisa Kahlen

    German Grammar Made Easy is the ideal introduction to the basics of German grammar for anyone new to the language or looking to refresh their knowledge. The Grammar features: • concise and jargon-free explanations supported by examples • exercises throughout to reinforce learning • a "fast-track…

    Paperback – 2016-11-29
    Routledge
    Grammar Made Easy

  • Autobiography and Natural Science in the Age of Romanticism

    Rousseau, Goethe, Thoreau

    By Bernhard Kuhn

    Set against the backdrop of a rapidly fissuring disciplinary landscape where poetry and science are increasingly viewed as irreconcilable and unrelated, Bernhard Kuhn's study uncovers a previously ignored, fundamental connection between autobiography and the natural sciences. Examining the…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge

  • Going it Alone?

    Lone Motherhood in Late Modernity

    By Martina Klett-Davies

    Are lone mothers 'going it alone' in late modernity? In this fascinating work, Martina Klett-Davies examines how women negotiate lone motherhood in Britain and Germany. She draws on interviews with 70 unmarried lone mothers living on state benefits in inner city areas to examine the complexity and…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge

  • English Modernism, National Identity and the Germans, 1890–1950

    By Petra Rau

    This is the first systematic study to trace the way representations of 'Germanness' in modernist British literature from 1890 to 1950 contributed to the development of English identity. Petra Rau examines the shift in attitudes towards Germany and Germans, from suspicious competitiveness in the…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge

  • German Temporal Semantics

    Three-Dimensional Tense Logic and a GPSG Fragment

    By John A. Nerbonne

    First published in 1985, this book analyses temporal meaning in German. The framework is that of a model-theoretic semantics, more specifically one incorporating a multi-dimensional tense logic. The first chapter presents this logic and argues that three dimensions are optimal for the description…

    Hardback – 2016-10-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Semantics and Semiology

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