The Routledge Handbook of Language and Creativity provides an introduction and survey of the wide range of perspectives on the relationship between language and creativity. Divided into four sections, this handbook covers the following key areas: dimensions of language and creativity literary...
To Be Published September 11th 2015 by Routledge
Perspectives from Research and Practice
Bringing together theory and practice, this volume provides a current, comprehensive, authoritative introduction to the nature of creativity, explores its contributions to effective second language teaching, and suggests how creative practice can be a focus of language teacher development....
To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Routledge
Doing discourse analysis in the digital age
Discourse and Digital Practices shows how tools from discourse analysis can be used to help us understand new communication practices associated with digital media, from video gaming and social networking to apps and photo sharing. This cutting-edge book: draws together fourteen eminent...
Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge
A Practical Introduction
Assuming no knowledge of linguistics, Understanding Digital Literacies provides an accessible and timely introduction to new media literacies. It supplies readers with the theoretical and analytical tools with which to explore the linguistic and social impact of a host of new digital literacy...
Published April 2nd 2012 by Routledge
Methods of approaching the study of discourse have developed rapidly in the last ten years, influenced by a growing interdisciplinary spirit among linguistics and anthropology, sociology, cognitive and cultural psychology and cultural studies, as well as among established sub-fields within...
Published November 8th 2007 by Routledge
Introducing Mediated Discourse Analysis
From emails relating to adoption over the Internet to discussions in the airline cockpit, the spoken or written texts we produce can have significant social consequences. The area of Mediated Discourse Analysis considers texts in their social and cultural contexts to explore the actions individuals...
Published May 23rd 2005 by Routledge