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  • Dance, Modernism, and Modernity

    1st Edition

    By Ramsay Burt, Michael Huxley

    This collection of new essays explores connections between dance, modernism, and modernity, by examining the way in which leading dancers have responded to modernity. Burt and Huxley examine dance examples from a period beginning just before the First World War and extending to the mid-1950s,…

    Paperback – 2019-10-15 

  • Before Literature

    The Nature of Narrative Without the Written Word, 1st Edition

    By Sheila J. Nayar

    Before Literature examines storytelling when, due to historical, technological or socio-economic circumstance, a narrative was neither shaped nor influenced by alphabetic literacy.   How does a story unfold when carried solely in memory, when it could not be written down or externally stored? What…

    Paperback – 2019-10-15 

  • Unspeakable

    Literature and Terrorism from the Gunpowder Plot to 9/11, 1st Edition

    By Peter C. Herman

    Unspeakable: Literature and Terrorism from the Gunpowder Plot to 9/11 explores the representation of terrorism in plays, novels and films across the centuries. Time and time again, writers and filmmakers including William Shakespeare, Joseph Conrad, Henry James, Gillo Pontecorvo, Don DeLillo, John…

    Paperback – 2019-10-14 

  • Statistics for Linguists: An Introduction Using R

    1st Edition

    By Bodo Winter

    Statistics for Linguistics: An Introduction Using R is the first statistics textbook on linear models for linguistics. The book covers simple uses of linear models through generalized models to more advanced approaches, maintaining its focus on conceptual issues and avoiding excessive…

    Paperback – 2019-10-11 

  • The Routledge Introductory Persian Course

    Farsi Shirin Ast, 2nd Edition

    By Pouneh Shabani-Jadidi, Dominic Parviz Brookshaw

    The Routledge Introductory Persian Course: Farsi Shirin Ast is an innovative course designed for students who are new to the language. Focusing on grammatical and communicative competence, the course contains 15 lessons combining dialogues and texts with grammar explanations, exercises and audio…

    Paperback – 2019-10-11 

  • Introducing Language and Intercultural Communication

    2nd Edition

    By Jane Jackson

    Introducing Language and Intercultural Communication is a lively and accessible introduction for undergraduates who are new to the study of intercultural communication, with a particular emphasis on the language dimension. Incorporating real-life examples from around the world and drawing on…

    Paperback – 2019-10-10 

  • Discourse and Psychology

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Saumya Sharma

    This book presents a unique understanding of the interdependence between language and psychology and how one’s speech is shaped by and in turn shapes one’s thoughts, beliefs and emotions. Drawing on the tenets of discourse analysis and psychology, it presents a comprehensive guide to a new and…

    Paperback – 2019-10-10 
    Routledge India

  • Routledge Encyclopedia of Translation Studies

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Mona Baker, Gabriela Saldanha

    The Routledge Encyclopedia of Translation Studies remains the most authoritative reference work for students and scholars interested in engaging with the phenomenon of translation in all its modes and in relation to a wide range of theoretical and methodological traditions. This new edition…

    Hardback – 2019-10-03 

  • Teaching and Researching Reading

    Third Edition, 3rd Edition

    By William Grabe, Fredricka L. Stoller

    Paperback – 2019-10-01 
    Applied Linguistics in Action

  • Shakespeare's Tempest and Capitalism

    The Storm of History, 1st Edition

    By Helen C Scott

    In this forceful study, Helen C. Scott situates The Tempest within Marxist analyses of the ‘primitive accumulation’ of capital, which she suggests help explain the play’s continued and particular resonance. The ‘storm’ of the title refers both to Shakespeare’s Tempest hurtling through time, and to…

    Hardback – 2019-10-01 

  • Music, Language and Identity in Greece

    Defining a National Art Music in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Polina Tambakaki, Panos Vlagopoulos, Katerina Levidou, Roderick Beaton

    The national element in music has been the subject of important studies yet the scholarly framework has remained restricted almost exclusively to the field of music studies. This volume brings together experts from different fields (musicology, literary theory, and modern Greek studies), who…

    Hardback – 2019-10-01 
    Publications of the Centre for Hellenic Studies, King's College London

  • Dialects from Tropical Islands

    Caribbean Spanish in the United States, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wilfredo Valentin-Marquez, Melvin Gonzalez-Rivera

    Dialects from Tropical Islands: Caribbean Spanish in the United States provides a comprehensive account of current research on Caribbean Spanish in the US from different theoretical perspectives and linguistic areas. This edited volume highlights current scholarship and linguistic analyses in four…

    Hardback – 2019-10-01 
    Routledge Studies in Hispanic and Lusophone Linguistics

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