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  • Form, Meaning and Function in Collocation

    A Corpus Study on Commercial Chinese-to-English Translation, 1st Edition

    By Haoda Feng

    The issue of differences between translational language and native-speaker language has become a topic of increasing interest in linguistics and Translation Studies (TS). One of the primary tasks in this research area is to employ a corpus approach and analyse collocations with authentic language…

    Hardback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Empirical Translation and Multilingual Communication

  • The Body in French Queer Thought from Wittig to Preciado

    Queer Permeability, 1st Edition

    By Elliot Evans

    The Body in French Queer Thought from Wittig to Preciado: Queer Permeability identifies a common concern in French queer works for the materiality of the body, and argues for a return to the body as fundamental to queer thought and politics, from HIV onwards. The emergence of queer theory in France…

    Hardback – 2020-04-15 
    Routledge
    Research in Sexualities

  • Spanish in the United States

    Attitudes and Variation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Scott M. Alvord, Gregory L. Thompson

    Spanish in the United States: Attitudes and Variation is a collection of new, cutting-edge research with the purpose of providing scholars interested in Spanish as it is spoken by bilinguals living in the United States a current view of the state of the discipline. This volume is broad and…

    Hardback – 2020-04-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Hispanic and Lusophone Linguistics

  • Prosodic Phonology of the Fuzhou Dialect

    Domains and Rule Application, 1st Edition

    By Shuxiang You

    Prosodic Phonology of the Fuzhou Dialect: Domains and Rule Application is the first attempt to conduct a comprehensive analysis of the Fuzhou phonological system from the perspective of prosodic phonology. It addresses the following issues: What prosodic constituents exist in the Fuzhou dialect…

    Hardback – 2020-04-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Chinese Linguistics

  • Referring in a Second Language

    Studies on Reference to Person in a Multilingual World, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jonathon Ryan, Peter Crosthwaite

    The introduction and tracking of individuals over extended discourse, known as referential movement, is a central feature of coherence, and accounts for ‘about every third word of discourse’. Located at the intersection of pragmatics and grammar, reference is now proving a rich and enduring source…

    Hardback – 2020-04-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Applied Linguistics

  • Post-Sixties Narratives as Cultural Criticism

    Seeking Radical Change in America, 1st Edition

    By Lin Xiang

    This book examines the cultural criticism led by New York intellectuals from the 1960s onwards, considering the influence of such critique on American collective memory and contemporary public culture. With a focus on essays that appeared in Dissent magazine—one of the most important journals of…

    Hardback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge

  • The Early Modern English Calendar

    A Reference Guide, 1st Edition

    By Phebe Jensen

    Depending on variables such as rank, level of literacy, gender, and occupation, English society in the early modern period operated according to a number of different calendrical time schemes. These included the astronomical time that fundamentally set the duration of days and years; the seasons,…

    Hardback – 2020-03-28 
    Routledge

  • Chronicles of Qalāwūn and his son al-Ashraf Khalīl

    1st Edition

    This volume provides translations of texts on the Mamluk Sultan Qalāwūn (1279-90) and his son al-Malik al-Ashraf (1290-93), which cover the end of the Crusader interlude in the Syrian Levant. Translated from the original Arabic, these chronicles detail the Mamluk perception of the Crusaders, the…

    Hardback – 2020-03-25 
    Routledge
    Crusade Texts in Translation

  • Baybars’ Successors

    Ibn al-Furāt on Qalāwūn and al-Ashraf, 1st Edition

    Ibn al-Furat (d. 1405) is an understudied Mamluk historian, whose materials for the period of the later Crusades is unique. While sections of his history for the period prior to 1277 have been translated, later sections have not. His text provides both an overview and a critique of earlier…

    Hardback – 2020-03-25 
    Routledge
    Crusade Texts in Translation

  • Korean Morphosyntax: Focusing on Clitics and Their Roles in Syntax

    1st Edition

    By Hee-Rahk Chae

    Korean Morphosyntax: Focusing on Clitics and Their Roles in Syntax presents a theory-neutral comprehensive analysis of Korean morphosyntax for advanced students and scholars of Korean language and linguistics. This book focuses on the morphosyntactic status of particles in Korean and highlights…

    Hardback – 2020-03-18 
    Routledge

  • Diachronic Perspectives and Synchronic Variation in Southern Min

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chinfa Lien, Alain Peyraube

    Diachronic Perspectives and Synchronic Variation in Southern Min aims to address a range of grammatical phenomena in Southern Min. The Sinitic languages show divergence not only in phonology but also in grammar. Together with Hakka, Yue and part of Wu, Min forms the two major Southern groups of…

    Hardback – 2020-03-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Chinese Linguistics

  • Translation as Actor-Networking

    Actors, Agencies, and Networks in the Making of Arthur Waley’s English Translation of the Chinese 'Journey to the West', 1st Edition

    By Wenyan Luo

    This book employs principles from actor-network theory (ANT) to explore the making of the English translation of a work of Chinese canonical fiction, Journey to the West, demonstrating how ANT, as applied to translation studies, can contribute to a richer understanding of the translation process.//…

    Hardback – 2020-03-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Translation and Interpreting Studies

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