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  1. Discourse and Digital Practices

    Doing discourse analysis in the digital age

    Edited by Rodney H Jones, Alice Chik, Christoph A Hafner

    Discourse and Digital Practices shows how tools from discourse analysis can be used to help us understand new communication practices associated with digital media, from video gaming and social networking to apps and photo sharing. This cutting-edge book: draws together fourteen eminent...

    To Be Published March 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Metrolingualism

    Language in the City

    By Alastair Pennycook, Emi Otsuji

    In their new book, Pennycook and Otsuji introduce the notion of 'metrolingualism': the use of language in urban contexts by people of differing linguistic backgrounds. Due to increasing urban diversity, the use of language within cities is changing, as more languages and their speakers come into...

    To Be Published March 9th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Illegal Alphabets and Adult Biliteracy

    Latino Migrants Crossing the Linguistic Border, Expanded Edition

    By Tomás Mario Kalmar

    How do "illegal aliens" chart the speech sounds of colloquial English? This book is timeless in offering an unusually direct entry into how a group of Mexican fruit pickers analyze their first encounter with local American speech in a tiny rural Midwestern community in the United States. Readers...

    To Be Published March 9th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Multilingual Learners and Academic Literacies

    Sociocultural Contexts of Literacy Development in Adolescents

    Edited by Daniella Molle, Timothy Boals, Edynn Sato, Carol A. Hedgspeth

    Shifting the discourse from a focus on academic language to the more dynamic but less researched construct of academic literacies, this volume addresses three key questions: • What constitutes academic literacy? • What does academic literacy development in adolescent multilingual students look...

    To Be Published March 11th 2015 by Routledge

  5. African Accents

    A workbook for actors

    By Beth McGuire

    First published in 2014. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published March 14th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Social Linguistics and Literacies

    Ideology in discourses, 5th Edition

    By James Gee

    In its first edition, Social Linguistics and Literacies was a major contribution to the emerging interdisciplinary field of sociocultural approaches to language and literacy, and was one of the founding texts of the ‘New Literacy Studies’. This book serves as a classic introduction to the study of...

    To Be Published March 14th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Systemic Functional Linguistics

    Edited by James R Martin, Yaegan 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...

    To Be Published March 16th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Hybrid Voices and Collaborative Change

    Contextualising Positive Discourse Analysis

    By Tom Bartlett

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Discourse

    In this study, Bartlett presents a theoretical and descriptive development in the discipline of Critical Discourse Analysis (CDA) extending the recent trend away from critiques of hegemonic practices and towards the description of alternative and minority practices that has been labelled Positive...

    To Be Published March 16th 2015 by Routledge

  9. 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...

    To Be Published March 17th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Teaching and Learning English Grammar

    Research Findings and Future Directions

    Edited by MaryAnn Christison, Donna Christian, Patricia Duff, Nina Spada

    Series: Global Research on Teaching and Learning English

    An important contribution to the emerging body of research-based knowledge about English grammar, this volume presents empirical studies along with syntheses and overviews of previous and ongoing work on the teaching and learning of grammar for learners of English as a second/foreign language. A...

    To Be Published March 17th 2015 by Routledge