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  1. Women in Medieval Western European Culture

    Edited by Linda E. Mitchell

    Series: Garland Reference Library of the Humanities

    First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 1st 1998 by Routledge

  2. Scientific Discourse in Sociohistorical Context

    The Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, 1675-1975

    By Dwight Atkinson

    Series: Rhetoric, Knowledge, and Society Series

    Scientific Discourse in Sociohistorical Context represents the intersection of knowledge and method, examined from the perspective of three distinct disciplines: linguistics, rhetoric-composition, and history. Herein, Dwight Atkinson describes the written language and rhetoric of the Royal Society...

    Published November 1st 1998 by Routledge

  3. Understanding Pragmatics

    By Jef Verschueren

    Series: Understanding Language

    What do people do when using language? How exactly is meaning generated when we communicate? And why do we say one thing when we usually mean another?Examining the mental and social processes involved in communication through language, Understanding Pragmatics is a comprehensive introduction to the...

    Published October 30th 1998 by Routledge

  4. Renaissance Poetry

    By Cristina Malcomson

    Series: Longman Critical Readers

    This book, the first single volume to collate essays about sixteenth and seventeenth century poetry, explores the remarkable changes that have occurred in the interpretation of English Renaissance poetry in the last twenty years. In the introduction Cristina Malcolmson argues that recent...

    Published October 27th 1998 by Routledge

  5. Concise Dictionary of European Proverbs

    By Emanuel Strauss

    This concise edition of the definitive 3-volume Dictionary of European Proverbs constitutes a fascinating collection of proverbs in 29 languages. The entries are arranged alphabetically according to the English equivalent, allowing the reader to identify common trends easily and quickly. * All...

    Published October 22nd 1998 by Routledge

  6. The English Novel in History 1700-1780

    By John Richetti

    The English Novel in History 1700-1780 provides students with specific contexts for the early novel in response to a new understanding of eigtheenth-century Britain. It traces the social and moral representations of the period in extended readings of the major novelists, as well as evaluatiing the...

    Published October 22nd 1998 by Routledge

  7. The Twentieth Century in Poetry

    By Peter Childs

    Until now, most teaching has focused on the novel as the most useful way of raising issues of gender, ethnicity, theory, nationality, politics and social class. In The Twentieth Century in Poetry Peter Childs places literature in a wider social context and demonstrates that all poetry is...

    Published October 22nd 1998 by Routledge

  8. English Novel, Vol II, The

    Smollett to Austen

    By Richard W.F. Kroll

    Series: Longman Critical Readers

    The English Novel, Volume II: Smollett to Austen collects a series of previously-published essays on the early eighteenth-century novel in a single volume, reflecting the proliferation of theoretical approaches since the 1970s. The novel has been the object of some of the most exciting and...

    Published October 22nd 1998 by Routledge

  9. When Dreams Came True

    Classical Fairy Tales and Their Tradition

    By Jack Zipes

    First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 19th 1998 by Routledge

  10. Polish: An Essential Grammar

    By Dana Bielec

    Series: Routledge Essential Grammars

    Polish: An Essential Grammar is a reference guide to the most important aspects of current Polish as it is used by native speakers. It presents a fresh and accessible description of the language, focusing on genuine patterns of use in the modern language. The Grammar is the ideal reference work for...

    Published October 15th 1998 by Routledge