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  1. Investigating Classroom Discourse

    By Steve Walsh

    Series: Domains of Discourse

    Introducing language use and interaction as the basis of good teaching and learning, this invaluable book equips teachers and researchers with the tools to analyze classroom discourse and move towards more effective instruction. Presenting an overview of existing approaches to describing and...

    Published March 2nd 2006 by Routledge

  2. Thinking German Translation

    2nd Edition

    By Sandor Hervey, Michael Loughridge, Ian Higgins

    Series: Thinking Translation

    This is a comprehensive practical course in translation for advanced students of German, which focuses on improving translation quality whilst clarifying the theoretical issues involved. This second edition brings the course up-to-date, and has been fully reworked to give clearer explanations of...

    Published March 1st 2006 by Routledge

  3. Speech Production and Second Language Acquisition

    By Judit Kormos

    Series: Cognitive Science and Second Language Acquisition Series

    This extremely up-to-date book, Speech Production and Second Language Acquisition, is the first volume in the exciting new series, Cognitive Science and Second Language Acquisition. This new volume provides a thorough overview of the field and proposes a new integrative model of how L2 speech is...

    Published March 1st 2006 by Routledge

  4. Word from the Mother

    Language and African Americans

    By Geneva Smitherman

    Written by the hugely respected linguist, Geneva Smitherman, this book presents a definitive statement on African American English. Enriched by her evocative and inimitable prose style, the study presents an overview of past debates on the speech of African Americans, as well as providing a vision...

    Published February 7th 2006 by Routledge

  5. An Atlas of English Dialects

    Region and Dialect

    By Clive Upton, J.D.A Widdowson

    Do you call it April Fools’ Day, April Noddy Day or April Gowkin’ Day? Is the season before winter the Autumn, the Fall or the Backend? When you’re out of breath, do you pant, puff, pank, tift or thock? The words we use (and the sounds we make when we use them) are more often than not a product of...

    Published February 7th 2006 by Routledge

  6. On Language and Sexual Politics

    By Deborah Cameron

    This collection of articles presents a selection of Deborah Cameron’s work on language, gender and sex in one single volume. Arranged thematically, this book covers major developments in Anglo-American feminist linguistics, and Cameron’s responses to these, spanning the last twenty years. The...

    Published February 3rd 2006 by Routledge

  7. Language Practices in Social Work

    Categorisation and Accountability in Child Welfare

    By Christopher Hall, Stefaan Slembrouck, Srikant Sarangi

    Analysis of language and discourse in social sciences has become increasingly popular over the past thirty years. Only very recently has it been applied to the study of social work, despite the fact that communication and language are central to social work practice. This book looks at how social...

    Published February 2nd 2006 by Routledge

  8. Gender and Language Theory and Practice

    By Lia Litosseliti

    The book introduces both theoretical and applied perspectives, identifying and explaining the relevant frameworks and drawing on a range of activities/examples of how gender is constructed in discourse. The book is divided into three parts. Part I covers the historical background to the...

    Published January 27th 2006 by Routledge

  9. Language and Region

    By Joan Beal

    Series: Intertext

    Language and Region: provides an accessible guide to regional variation in English covers topical issues including loss of regional diversity and attitudes to regional accents and dialects examines the use of dialect in media, advertising and the tourist industry outlines the main linguistic...

    Published January 23rd 2006 by Routledge

  10. An Introduction to Psycholinguistics

    2nd Edition

    By Danny Steinberg, Natalia Sciarini

    Series: Learning about Language

    Learning About Language is an exciting and ambitious series of introductions to fundamental topics in language, linguistics and related areas. The books are designed for students of linguistics and those who are studying language as part of a wider course. An Introduction to Psycholinguistics...

    Published January 11th 2006 by Routledge