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  • Teresa of Avila

    Mystical Theology and Spirituality in the Carmelite Tradition

    By Peter Tyler, Edward Howells

    This innovative book offers an original insight into the context and times of St Teresa of Avila (1515 – 1582) as well as exploring her contemporary relevance from the perspective of some of the foremost thinkers and scholars in the Teresian field today including Professors Julia Kristeva, Rowan…

    Hardback – 2016-12-02 
    Routledge

  • A Critical Auto/Ethnography of Learning Spanish

    Intercultural competence on the gringo trail?

    By Phiona Stanley

    The premise that intercultural contact produces intercultural competence underpins much rationalization of backpacker tourism and in-country language education. However, if insufficiently problematized, pre-existing constructions of cultural 'otherness' may hinder intercultural competence…

    Hardback – 2016-11-22 
    Routledge

  • Letras Hispánicas En La Gran Pantalla

    de la literaura al cine

    By Andres Lema-Hincapie, Conxita Domenech

    Letras Hispánicas en la Gran Pantalla is an innovative textbook for advanced students of Hispanic studies, which merges the studies of canonical literary works and their film adaptions. Students are guided through key literary masterpieces spanning from the Middle Ages to the present day while, at…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11 
    Routledge

  • Discourse Pragmatics and the Verb

    The Evidence from Romance

    Edited by Suzanne Fleischman, Linda R. Waugh

    First published in 1990, this collection investigates grammatical categories associated with the verb as they are used by speakers and writers in real discourses and texts. Focusing on tense, aspect, mood, and voice in French, Spanish, and Italian, each chapter underscores the importance of context…

    Hardback – 2016-11-02 
    Routledge
    RLE: Discourse Analysis

  • Introducción a la lingüística hispánica actual

    teoría y práctica

    By Javier Munoz-Basols, Nina Moreno, Taboada Inma, Manel Lacorte

    Introducción a la lingüística hispánica actual: teoría y práctica has been specially designed for students of Spanish with little or no linguistic background, who need to understand the key concepts and constructs of Hispanic Linguistics. The book has been carefully crafted to introduce the reader…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 
    Routledge

  • Spanish in the USA

    Linguistic, translational and cultural aspects

    Edited by Roberto A. Valdeon

    Delving into the uneasy relationship between English and Spanish in the United States of America, this book approaches specific topics from a variety of perspectives, ranging from the more cultural to the more linguistic. The contributions explore the problems arising in Puerto Rico as a…

    Hardback – 2016-10-03 
    Routledge

  • Exploring the Spanish Language

    An introduction to its structures and varieties, 2nd Edition

    By Christopher J. Pountain

    Exploring the Spanish Language is a practical introduction to the structures and varieties of Spanish. Written specifically with English-speaking learners of Spanish in mind, readers will find a good deal of practical help in developing skills such as pronunciation and the appropriate use of…

    Paperback – 2016-09-21 
    Routledge

  • Precinct, Temple and Altar in Roman Spain

    Studies on the Imperial Monuments at Mérida and Tarragona

    By Duncan Fishwick

    The studies included in this volume supplement the work already published by the author on the imperial cult in the Roman West, focussing on the monuments of two cities in Roman Spain, Augusta Emerita (now Mérida) and Tarraco (now Tarragona). The introduction gives the general background and…

    Hardback – 2016-09-09 
    Routledge

  • Portuguese Colonial Cities in the Early Modern World

    Edited by Liam Matthew Brockey

    Portuguese Colonial Cities in the Early Modern World is a collection of essays on the cities of the Portuguese empire written by the leading scholars in the field. The volume, like the empire it analyzes, has a global scope and a chronological span of three centuries. The contributions focus on the…

    Paperback – 2016-08-31 
    Routledge
    Empires and the Making of the Modern World, 1650-2000

  • Rethinking Juan Rulfo’s Creative World

    Prose, Photography, Film

    Edited by Nuala Finnegan, Dylan Brennan

    Though primarily known for his haunting, enigmatic novel Pedro Páramo and the unrelenting depictions of the failures of post-revolutionary Mexico in his short story collection, El Llano en llamas, Juan Rulfo also worked as scriptwriter on various collaborative film projects and his powerful…

    Hardback – 2016-07-21
    Routledge
    Studies in Hispanic and Lusophone Culture

  • Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz and the Gender Politics of Knowledge in Colonial Mexico

    By Stephanie Kirk

    Each of the book's five chapters evokes a colonial Mexican cultural and intellectual sphere: the library, anatomy and medicine, spirituality, classical learning, and publishing and printing. Using an array of literary texts and historical documents and alongside secondary historical and critical…

    Hardback – 2016-06-30
    Routledge
    New Hispanisms: Cultural and Literary Studies

  • Contemporary Spain

    4th Edition

    By Christopher Ross, Bill Richardson, Begona Sangrador-Vegas

    Contemporary Spain provides an accessible introduction to the politics, economy, institutions media and cinema of contemporary Spain. This fully revised fourth edition includes new material that makes this the most comprehensive, accurate and up-to-date account of the situation in Spain at this…

    Paperback – 2016-04-01
    Routledge

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