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New and Published Books

  1. The Role of First Language in Second Language Reading

    By Shiyu Wu

    Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Systemic Functional Linguistics

    Edited by J. R. Martin, Y. J. Doran

    Series: Critical Concepts in Linguistics

    Systemic Functional Linguistics is a functional model of language inspired by the work of Saussure, Hjelmslev, Whorf, and Firth. SFL was developed by Michael Halliday and his colleagues in the 1960s and has grown into a widely studied and research field, with growing interest in China, Latin...

    Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Adult Language Education and Migration

    Challenging agendas in policy and practice

    Edited by James Simpson, Anne Whiteside

    Adult Language Education and Migration: Challenging Agendas in Policy and Practice provides a lively and critical examination of policy and practice in language education for adult migrants around the world, showing how opportunities for learning the language of a new country both shape and are...

    Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Corpus Linguistics for ELT

    Research and Practice

    By Ivor Timmis

    Series: Routledge Corpus Linguistics Guides

    Corpus Linguistics for ELT provides a practical guide to undertaking ELT-related corpus research. Aimed at researchers, advanced undergraduate and postgraduate students of ELT and TESOL, and English language teachers, this volume: covers corpus research in the main areas of language study...

    Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Hans-Georg Gadamer

    By Karl Simms

    Series: Routledge Critical Thinkers

    Hans-Georg Gadamer’s theory of hermeneutics is one of the most important modern theories of interpretation and understanding, and at its heart is the experience of reading literature. In this clear and comprehensive guide to Gadamer’s thought, Karl Simms: presents an overview of Gadamer’s life...

    Published March 25th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Discourses of Ideology and Identity

    Social Media and the Iranian Election Protests

    By Chris Featherman

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Discourse

    In this monograph, Chris Featherman adopts a discourse analytical approach to explore the ways in which social movement ideologies and identities are discursively constructed in new and old media. In the context of his argument, Featherman also considers current debates surrounding the role that...

    Published March 25th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The English Bible as Literature

    By Charles Allen Dinsmore

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    The religious associations surrounding the Bible make it difficult for the general reader to appreciate, in its full purity, the value which the Scriptures bear as literature, and as an epic in no way inferior, in cultural worth, to the greatest works of Greece and Rome. Dealing as it does with...

    Published March 25th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Explicit Learning in the L2 Classroom

    A Student-Centered Approach

    By Ronald P. Leow

    Series: Second Language Acquisition Research Series

    Explicit Learning in the L2 Classroom offers a unique five-prong (theoretical, empirical, methodological, pedagogical, and model building) approach to the issue of explicit learning in the L2 classroom from a student-centered perspective. To achieve this five-prong objective, the book reports the...

    Published March 24th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Scotland and the Caribbean, c.1740-1833

    Atlantic Archipelagos

    By Michael Morris

    Series: Routledge Studies in Cultural History

    This book participates in the modern recovery of the memory of the long-forgotten relationship between Scotland and the Caribbean. Drawing on theoretical paradigms of world literature and transnationalism, it argues that Caribbean slavery profoundly shaped Scotland’s economic, social and cultural...

    Published March 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  10. Speed up your Arabic

    Strategies to Avoid Common Errors

    By Sebastian Maisel

    Series: Speed up your Language Skills

    Pronunciation, spelling, the concept of roots and patterns and idomatic phrases are just some of the areas that cause confusion for students of Arabic. Learning how to avoid the common errors that arise repeatedly in these areas is an essential step in successful language learning. Speed Up Your...

    Published March 22nd 2015 by Routledge

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Graphic Justice: Intersections of Comics and Law
    Edited by Thomas Giddens
    To Be Published April 1st 2015
  2. Shakespearean Criticism
    Edited by Various
    To Be Published April 1st 2015
  3. Henry IV, Parts I and II: Critical Essays
    Edited by David Bevington
    To Be Published April 1st 2015
  4. Richard II: Critical Essays
    Edited by Jeanne T. Newlin
    To Be Published April 1st 2015
  5. Romeo and Juliet: Critical Essays
    Edited by John F. Andrews
    To Be Published April 1st 2015

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