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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Routledge Handbook of Literacy Studies

    Edited by Jennifer Rowsell, Kate Pahl

    Series: Routledge Handbooks in Applied Linguistics

    The Routledge Handbook of Literacy Studies offers a comprehensive view of the field of language and literacy studies. With forty-three chapters reflecting new research from leading scholars in the field, the handbook pushes at the boundaries of existing fields and combines with related fields and...

    To Be Published May 27th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Colloquial Cambodian

    The Complete Course for Beginners (New Edition)

    By Chhany Sak-Humphry

    Series: Colloquial Series

    Colloquial Cambodian provides a step-by-step course in Cambodian as it is written and spoken today. Colloquial Cambodian has been developed by a linguist and an experienced Cambodian language professor and combines an accessible approach with a thorough treatment of the language, equipping...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Challenging and Controversial Picturebooks

    Creative and critical responses to visual texts

    Edited by Janet Evans

    It is often assumed that picturebooks are for very young readers because of their emphasis on the illustrations and their scarcity of text; however, there are increasing numbers of picturebooks where the age of the implied reader is questionable. These are picturebooks whose controversial...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Men, Power and Liberation

    Readings of Masculinities in Spanish American Literatures

    Edited by Amit Thakkar, Chris Harris

    Each contribution to this book discusses key issues arising from the portrayal of men and the formation of masculine identities in a range of representative and landmark texts, fictional and non-fictional, drawn from different historical periods and from various countries in the Hispanophone...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Corpus Methodologies Explained

    An empirical approach to translation studies

    By Meng Ji

    Series: Routledge-WIAS Interdisciplinary Studies

    This book introduces the latest advances in Corpus-Based Translation Studies (CBTS), a thriving subfield of Translation Studies which forms an important part of both translator training and empirical translation research. Largely empirical and exploratory, a distinctive feature of CBTS is the...

    To Be Published June 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. New Directions in Gothic Children’s Literature

    Edited by Karen Coats, Anna Jackson

    Series: Children's Literature and Culture

    This volume compliments The Gothic in Children’s Literature (2007), which addressed a gap in the critical literature between adult Gothic narrative and children’s and young adult literature in the Gothic tradition, discussing the early intersection of the genres and the contemporary manifestations...

    To Be Published June 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Seneca (Routledge Revivals)

    By Costa C.D.N.

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This volume, first published in 1974, offers a selection of modern perspectives on Seneca, covering his prose treatises, his letters and his tragedies. For centuries literary and philosophical circles had to take Seneca seriously, even if they could not always respect him, and although his...

    To Be Published June 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  8. Discursive Illusions in Public Discourse

    By Aditi Bhatia

    This book presents a unique perspective into the investigation and analysis of public discourses, such as those of the environment, politics, and social media, springing from issues of key relevance to contemporary society, including the War on Terror, the ‘Arab Spring’, and the climate-change...

    To Be Published June 4th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Neuropsycholinguistic Perspectives on Language Cognition

    Essays in honour of Jean-Luc Nespoulous

    Edited by Corine Astesano, Mélanie Jucla

    Series: Explorations in Cognitive Psychology

    This book brings together experts from the fields of linguistics, psychology and neuroscience to explore how a multidisciplinary approach can impact on research into the neurocognition of language. International contributors present cutting-edge research from cognitive and developmental psychology,...

    To Be Published June 5th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. Languages in Migratory Settings

    Place, Politics, and Aesthetics

    Edited by Alison Phipps, Rebecca Kay

    Research on migration has often focused on push and pull factors; and on the mobilities which drive migration. What has often received less attention, and what this book recognises, is the importance of the creative activities which occur when strangers meet and settle for long periods of time in...

    To Be Published June 5th 2015 by Routledge