In this book, Alison Ross engages in a detailed study of Walter Benjamin’s concept of the image, exploring the significant shifts in Benjamin’s approach to the topic over the course of his career. Using Kant’s treatment of the topic of sensuous form in his aesthetics as a comparative reference,...
To Be Published November 30th 2014 by Routledge
If teachers are to successfully develop their students' English language skills it is vital that they overcome any existing lack of confidence and training in grammar and language concepts. Language Knowledge for Secondary Teachers is an accessible book aiming to equip secondary teachers with the...
Published February 17th 2013 by Routledge
In view of the current emphasis on language teaching within the Key Stage 3 Framework, it is vital that teachers overcome any existing lack of confidence and training in grammar and language concepts. Specifically organized around the National Curriculum, this book includes: all the grammar...
Published February 27th 2006 by David Fulton Publishers
The Language of Humour:* examines the importance of the social context for humour* explores the issue of gender and humour in areas such as the New Lad culture in comedy and stand-up comedy* includes comic transcripts from TV sketches such as Clive Anderson and Peter Cook...
Published February 25th 1998 by Routledge