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  1. Writing the City

    Eden, Babylon and the New Jerusalem

    By Peter Preston, Paul Simpson-Housley

    `The expression of human experience it embodies ... includes all personal history'. Saul Bellow's view of the city is far from that of classic geographical descriptions which look at growth or decline, demographic patterns, traffic flows and economic potential: these empirically conceived models of...

    Published February 18th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Stylistics

    A Resource Book for Students, 2nd Edition

    By Paul Simpson

    Series: Routledge English Language Introductions

    Assuming no prior knowledge, books in the series offer an accessible overview of the subject, with activities, study questions, sample analyses, commentaries and key readings – all in the same volume. The innovative and flexible ‘two-dimensional’ structure is built around four sections –...

    Published January 30th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Language and Power

    A Resource Book for Students

    By Paul Simpson, Andrea Mayr

    Series: Routledge English Language Introductions

    Routledge English Language Introductions cover core areas of language study and are one-stop resources for students. Assuming no prior knowledge, books in the series offer an accessible overview of the subject, with activities, study questions, sample analyses, commentaries and key readings – all...

    Published September 28th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Stylistics

    A Resource Book for Students

    By Paul Simpson, Paul Simpson

    Series: Routledge English Language Introductions

    Assuming no prior knowledge, books in the Routledge English Language Introductions series offer an accessible overview of the subject, with activities, study questions, sample analyses, commentaries and key readings – all in the same volume. The innovative and flexible 'two-dimensional'...

    Published May 20th 2004 by Routledge

  5. Language Through Literature

    An Introduction

    By Paul Simpson

    Series: Interface

    Published December 5th 1996 by Routledge

  6. Language, Ideology and Point of View

    By Paul Simpson

    Series: Interface

    This systematic introduction to the concept of point of view in language explores the ways in which point of view intersects with and is shaped by ideology. It specifically focuses on the way in which speakers and writers linguistically encode their beliefs, interests and biases in a wide range of...

    Published May 27th 1993 by Routledge

  7. Antarctica

    Exploration, Perception and Metaphor

    By Paul Simpson-Housley

    A scene so wildly and awfully desolate...it cannot fail to impress me with gloomy thoughts" - so Scott perceived the stark Antarctic landscape in 1905. Antarctica traces images of the continent from early invented maps of Terra Australis Incognita up to Amundsen's arrival at 90 degrees South....

    Published August 27th 1992 by Routledge

  8. Language, Discourse and Literature

    An Introductory Reader in Discourse Stylistics

    Edited by Ronald Carter, Paul Simpson

    This collection shows students of English and applied linguistics ways in which language and literary study can be integrated. By drawing on a wide range of texts by mainly British and American writers, from a variety of different periods, the contributors show how discourse stylistics can provide...

    Published November 24th 1988 by Routledge

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