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  • Carbon Footprints as Cultural-Ecological Metaphors

    1st Edition

    By Anita Girvan

    Through an examination of carbon footprint metaphors, this books demonstrates the ways in which climate change and other ecological issues are culturally and materially constituted through metaphor. The carbon footprint metaphor has achieved a ubiquitous presence in Anglo-North American public…

    Paperback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Humanities

  • Discourses of Brexit

    1st Edition

    Edited by Veronika Koller, Susanne Kopf, Marlene Miglbauer

    Discourses of Brexit provides a kaleidoscope of insights into how discourse influenced the outcome of the EU referendum and what discourses have sprung up as a result of it. Working with a wide variety of data, from political speeches to Twitter, and a wide range of methods, Discourses of Brexit…

    Paperback – 2019-03-04
    Routledge

  • Mark X

    Who Killed Huck Finn’s Father?, 1st Edition

    By Yasuhiro Takeuchi

    In the summer of 1876, Mark Twain started to write Adventures of Huckleberry Finn as a detective novel surrounding the murder of Huck’s father, Pap Finn. The case is unresolved in the novel as it exists today, but Twain had already planted the clue to the identity of the killer. It is not the…

    Paperback – 2019-02-28
    Routledge

  • Using Judgments in Second Language Acquisition Research

    1st Edition

    By Patti Spinner, Susan M. Gass

    Synthesizing the theory behind and methodology for conducting judgment tests, Using Judgments in Second Language Acquisition Research aims to clarify the issues surrounding this method and to provide best practices in its use. The text is grounded on a balanced and comprehensive background of the…

    Paperback – 2019-02-25
    Routledge
    Second Language Acquisition Research Series

  • World Literature, Transnational Cinema, and Global Media

    Towards a Transartistic Commons, 1st Edition

    By Robert Stam

    With extraordinary transnational and transdisciplinary range, World Literature, Transnational Cinema, and Global Media comprehensively explores the genealogies, vocabularies, and concepts orienting the fields within literature, cinema, and media studies. Orchestrating a layered conversation…

    Paperback – 2019-02-22
    Routledge

  • Teaching and Researching ELLs’ Disciplinary Literacies

    Systemic Functional Linguistics in Action in the Context of U.S. School Reform, 1st Edition

    By Meg Gebhard

    Written from a critical perspective, this volume provides teachers, teacher educators, and classroom researchers with a conceptual framework and practical methods for teaching and researching the disciplinary literacy development of English language learners (ELLs). Grounded in a nuanced critique…

    Paperback – 2019-02-21
    Routledge
    Language, Culture, and Teaching Series

  • To Be A Playwright

    1st Edition

    By Janet Neipris

    Originally published in 2005, To Be A Playwright is an insightful and detailed guide to the craft of playwriting. Part memoir and part how-to guide, this useful book outlines the tools and techniques necessary to the aspiring playwright. Comprised of a collection of memoirs and lectures which blend…

    Paperback – 2019-02-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Teaching through Peer Interaction

    1st Edition

    By Rebecca Adams, Rhonda Oliver

    Teaching through Peer Interaction prepares teachers to use peer communication in the classroom. It presents current research of peer interaction and language learning for teachers, including background on the role of peer interaction in classroom language learning, guidelines for adopting and…

    Paperback – 2019-02-18
    Routledge

  • Pedagogies and Policies for Publishing Research in English

    Local Initiatives Supporting International Scholars, 1st Edition

    Edited by James N. Corcoran, Karen Englander, Laura-Mihaela Muresan

    Offering a nuanced examination of the complex landscape that international scholars who publish their research in English must navigate, this edited volume details 17 perspectives on scholarly writing for publication across seven geolinguistic regions. This innovative volume includes first-hand…

    Paperback – 2019-02-18
    Routledge
    ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

  • Affect in Literacy Learning and Teaching

    Pedagogies, Politics and Coming to Know, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kevin M. Leander, Christian Ehret

    In this cutting-edge volume, scholars from around the world connect affect theory to the field of literacy studies and unpack the role and influence of this emerging area of scholarship on literacy education. Offering an introduction to affect theory and scholarship as it relates to literacy…

    Paperback – 2019-02-14
    Routledge
    Expanding Literacies in Education

  • A Critical Introduction to the Philosophy of Language

    Central Themes from Locke to Wittgenstein, 1st Edition

    By John Fennell

    A Critical Introduction to Philosophy of Language is a historically oriented introduction to the central themes in philosophy of language. Its narrative arc covers Locke’s ‘idea’ theory, Mill’s empiricist account of math and logic, Frege and Russell’s development of modern logic and its subsequent…

    Paperback – 2019-02-14
    Routledge

  • The Complex and Dynamic Languaging Practices of Emergent Bilinguals

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mileidis Gort

    This expanded edition of the International Multilingual Research Journal’s recent special issue on translanguaging — or the dynamic, normative languaging practices of bilinguals — presents a powerful, comprehensive volume on current scholarship on this topic. Translanguaging can be understood from…

    Paperback – 2019-02-14
    Routledge

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