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  1. Nineteenth-Century Short Stories by Women

    A Routledge Anthology

    Edited by Harriet Devine Jump

    This anthology brings together twenty-eight lively and readable short stories by nineteenth-century women writers, including gothic tales to romances, detective fiction and ghost stories. Containing short fiction by well-known authors such as: * Maria Edgeworth * Mary Shelley * Elizabeth Gaskell *...

    Published March 12th 1998 by Routledge

  2. Feminist Critique of Language

    second edition

    By Deborah Cameron

    Series: World and Word

    The Feminist Critique of Language provides a wide-ranging selection of writings on language, gender, and feminist thought. It serves both as a guide to the current debates and directions and as a digest of the history of twentieth-century feminist ideas about language. This edition ...

    Published March 12th 1998 by Routledge

  3. Reading Science

    Critical and Functional Perspectives on Discourses of Science

    Edited by J.R. Martin, Robert Veel

    Reading Science looks at the distinctive language of science and technology and the role it plays in building up scientific understandings of the world. It brings together discourse analysis and critical theory for the first time in a single volume.This edited collection examines science discourse...

    Published March 12th 1998 by Routledge

  4. Linguistic Culture and Language Policy

    By Harold Schiffman

    Series: The Politics of Language

    By looking closely at the multilingual democracies of India, France and the USA, Harold F. Schiffman examines how language policy is primarily a social construct based on belief systems, attitudes and myths.Linguistic Culture and Language Policy exposes language policy as culture-specific, helping...

    Published March 5th 1998 by Routledge

  5. Patterns in Language

    Stylistics for Students of Language and Literature

    By Joanna Thornborrow, Shân Wareing

    Series: Interface

    Patterns in Language addresses the real needs of students in modular systems who may not have a background either in traditional literature or in linguistic theory.This student-friendly textbook uses the principles of linguistic analysis to investigate the aesthetic use of language in literary (and...

    Published March 5th 1998 by Routledge

  6. Sexuality and Gender in the English Renaissance

    An Annotated Edition of Contemporary Documents

    By Lloyd Davis

    Edited by Lloyd Davis

    Series: Garland Studies in the Renaissance

    First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 1st 1998 by Routledge

  7. The Language of Poetry

    By John McRae

    Series: Intertext

    The Language of Poetry:* develops the student's ability to read and evaluate poetic texts of many kinds* includes activities, commentaries and extensions to each extract* covers a variety of poetic language, ranging from songs, advertisements and spoken language to the more traditional forms of the...

    Published February 26th 1998 by Routledge

  8. The Language of Sport

    By Adrian Beard

    Series: Intertext

    The Language of Sport:* looks in detail at the language of sports-talk including commentary and 'new sportswriting'* explores linguistic representation of related issues such as gender, national/regional identity* examines the way sport sells itself as an agent of social cohesion and as a way to...

    Published February 26th 1998 by Routledge

  9. The Language of Advertising

    Written Texts, 2nd Edition

    By Angela Goddard

    Series: Intertext

    The Intertext series has been specifically designed to meet the needs of contemporary English Language Studies. The core book, Working with Texts, is the foundation text which provides an introduction to language analysis. It is complemented by a range of 'satellite' titles which provide students...

    Published February 26th 1998 by Routledge

  10. The Language of Humour

    By Alison Ross

    Series: Intertext

    The Language of Humour:* examines the importance of the social context for humour* explores the issue of gender and humour in areas such as the New Lad culture in comedy and stand-up comedy* includes comic transcripts from TV sketches such as Clive Anderson and Peter Cook...

    Published February 26th 1998 by Routledge


Forthcoming Books

  1. Deleuze and Pragmatism
    Edited by Simone Bignall, Sean Bowden, Paul Patton
    To Be Published September 23rd 2014
  2. Disturbing Argument
    Edited by Catherine Palczewski
    To Be Published September 23rd 2014
  3. Jacques Derrida: Key Concepts
    Edited by Claire Colebrook
    To Be Published September 23rd 2014
  4. Ain't I a Woman: Black Women and Feminism, 2nd Edition
    By bell hooks
    To Be Published September 25th 2014
  5. Feminism Is for Everybody: Passionate Politics, 2nd Edition
    By bell hooks
    To Be Published September 25th 2014

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