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  1. Readers and Writers in Cuba

    A Social History of Print Culture, l830s-l990s

    By Pamela Maria Smorkaloff

    Series: Latin American Studies

    First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 31st 1997 by Routledge

  2. Scalar Interpretation in Deontic Speech Acts

    By Eugene Rohrbaugh

    Series: Outstanding Dissertations in Linguistics

    First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 31st 1997 by Routledge

  3. Confessions of a Lapsed Neo-Davidsonian

    Events and Arguments in Compositional Semantics

    By Samuel L. Bayer

    Series: Outstanding Dissertations in Linguistics

    First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 31st 1997 by Routledge

  4. Performing the Past

    A Study of Israeli Settlement Museums

    By Tamar Katriel

    Series: Everyday Communication Series

    A nostalgic interest in the past is a well-recognized feature of fast-changing, contemporary societies. It finds its expression in a variety of history-making practices of which the establishment of local heritage museums is a major manifestation in many parts of the world today. Katriel develops a...

    Published May 31st 1997 by Routledge

  5. A Cultural History of the English Language

    By Gerry Knowles

    Series: The English Language Series

    This book presents a new interpretation of the history of English. Access to large corpuses of English has allowed scholars to assess the minutiae of linguistic change with much greater precision than before, often pinpointing the beginnings of linguistic innovations in place and time. The author...

    Published May 29th 1997 by Routledge

  6. Black British Feminism: A Reader

    Edited by Heidi Safia Mirza

    Black British Feminism: A Reader is a unique collection of classic texts and new black feminist scholarship. Exploring postmodern themes of gendered and racialized exclusion, 'black' identity and social and cultural difference this volume provides an overview of black feminism in Britain as it has...

    Published May 28th 1997 by Routledge

  7. The French-Speaking World

    A Practical Introduction to Sociolinguistic Issues

    By Rodney Ball, Dawn Marley

    Series: Routledge Language in Society

    This accessible textbook offers students the opportunity to explore for themselves a wide range of sociolinguistic issues relating to the French language and its role in societies around the world. It is written for undergraduate students who have a sound practical knowledge of French but who has...

    Published May 21st 1997 by Routledge

  8. The Spanish-Speaking World

    A Practical Introduction to Sociolinguistic Issues

    By Clare Mar-Molinero

    Series: Routledge Language in Society

    This accessible textbook offers students the opportunity to explore for themselves a wide range of sociolinguistic issues relating to the Spanish language and its role in societies around the world. It is written for undergraduate students who have a sound practical knowledge of Spanish but who...

    Published May 21st 1997 by Routledge

  9. The German-Speaking World

    A Practical Introduction to Sociolinguistic Issues

    By Patrick Stevenson, Kristine Horner, Nils Langer, Gertrud Reershemius

    Series: Routledge Language in Society

    This accessible textbook offers students the opportunity to explore for themselves a wide range of sociolinguistic issues relating to the German language and its role in societies around the world. It is written for undergraduate students who have a sound practical knowledge of German but who have...

    Published May 21st 1997 by Routledge

  10. Rewriting the Thirties

    Modernism and After

    By Keith Williams, Steven Matthews

    Series: Longman Studies In Twentieth Century Literature

    Rewriting the Thirties questions the myth of the 'anti-modernist' decade. Conversely, the editors argue it is a symptomatic, transitional phase between modern and post-modern writing and politics, at a time of cultural and technological change.The text reconsiders some of the leading writers of the...

    Published May 15th 1997 by Routledge