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  1. Women, Men and Language

    A Sociolinguistic Account of Gender Differences in Language, 3rd Edition

    By Jennifer Coates

    Series: Studies in Language and Linguistics

    Women, Men and Language, 3rd Ed provides an up-to-date account of gender differences in language to answer the question: "Do women and men talk differently?" The book takes the reader from an initial "men talk like this; women talk like that" approach to a more nuanced idea of women and men...

    Published August 11th 2004 by Routledge

  2. The Research Project

    How to Write It, 5th Edition

    By Ralph Berry

    Now in its fifth edition, this guide to project work continues to be an indispensable resource for all students undertaking research.Guiding the reader right through from preliminary stages to completion, The Research Project: How to write it sets out in clear and concise terms the main tasks...

    Published August 4th 2004 by Routledge

  3. Introducing Corpora in Translation Studies

    By Maeve Olohan

    The use of corpora in translation studies, both as a tool for translators and as a way of analyzing the process of translation, is growing. This book provides a much-needed assessment of how the analysis of corpus data can make a contribution to the study of translation.Introducing Corpora in...

    Published August 4th 2004 by Routledge

  4. The Functional Analysis of English

    2nd Edition

    By Thomas Bloor, Meriel Bloor, Tom Bloor, Meriel Bloor

    The Functional Analysis of English, Second Edition provides a basic introduction to systemic-functional linguistics in the context of English. It presents the principles of a Hallidayan approach to language studies and introduces, in an explanatory way, a set of techniques for the...

    Published July 29th 2004 by Routledge

  5. Linguistic Convergence and Areal Diffusion

    Case Studies from Iranian, Semitic and Turkic

    By Éva Ágnes Csató, Bo Isaksson, Carina Jahani

    The authors are outstanding scholars engaged in the study of language varieties spoken in 'convergence areas' in which speakers are multilingual in languages of at least two but sometimes all three language families. Many of the contributions present new data collected in fieldwork. The geographic...

    Published July 28th 2004 by Routledge

  6. Dialects

    2nd Edition

    By Peter Trudgill

    Series: Language Workbooks

    Routledge Language Workbooks provide absolute beginners with practical introductions to core areas of language study. Books in the series provide comprehensive coverage of the area as well as a basis for further investigation. Each Language Workbook guides the reader through the subject using '...

    Published July 28th 2004 by Routledge

  7. The Languages of the Kimberley, Western Australia

    By William B. McGregor

    The Kimberley, the far north-west of Australia, is one of the most linguistically diverse regions of the continent. Some fifty-five Aboriginal languages belonging to five different families are spoken within its borders. Few of these languages are currently being passed on to children, most of whom...

    Published July 21st 2004 by Routledge

  8. War of Words

    Language, Politics and 9/11

    By Sandra Silberstein

    In a media age, wars are waged not only with bombs and planes but also with video and sound bites. War of Words is an incisive report from the linguistic battlefields, probing the tales told about September 11th to show how Americans created consensus in the face of terror. Capturing the...

    Published July 21st 2004 by Routledge

  9. Situated Language and Learning

    A Critique of Traditional Schooling

    By James Paul Gee

    Series: Literacies

    Why do poor and minority students under-perform in school? Do computer games help or hinder learning? What can new research in psychology teach our educational policy-makers?In this major new book, Gee tackles the 'big ideas' about language, literacy and learning, putting forward an integrated...

    Published July 7th 2004 by Routledge

  10. Applying English Grammar.

    Corpus and Functional Approaches

    By Caroline Coffin, Ann Hewings, Kieran O'Halloran

    This edited collection is about the application of English grammar and specialises in 'functional' and'corpus' approaches, approaches which are increasingly recognised as providing significant insights into English language in action. It aims to stimulate interest and understanding of grammar as an...

    Published June 24th 2004 by Routledge