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  1. Lexical Priming

    A New Theory of Words and Language

    By Michael Hoey

    Lexical Priming proposes a radical new theory of the lexicon, which amounts to a completely new theory of language based on how words are used in the real world. Here they are not confined to the definitions given to them in dictionaries but instead interact with other words in common patterns of...

    Published April 29th 2005 by Routledge

  2. Cultures in Conversation

    By Donal Carbaugh

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    Cultures in Conversation introduces readers to the ethnographic study of intercultural and social interactions through the analysis of conversations in which various cultural orientations are operating. Author Donal Carbaugh presents his original research on conversation practices in England,...

    Published April 19th 2005 by Routledge

  3. Language and the Mind

    By John Field

    Series: Language Workbooks

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

    Published April 14th 2005 by Routledge

  4. Varieties of Modern English

    An Introduction

    By Diane Davies

    Series: Learning about Language

    The 'story' of English is continually re-told and re-written, as more and more people use the language and have a part in shaping the way it develops. Varieties of Modern English provides a critical introduction to the study of regional, social, gendered, context- and medium-related varieties of...

    Published April 7th 2005 by Routledge

  5. Gender, Sex and Translation

    The Manipulation of Identities

    By Jose Santaemilia

    Gendered and sexual identities are unstable constructions which reveal a great deal about the ideologies and power relatinships affecting individuals and societies. The interaction between gender/sex studies and translation studies points to a fascinating arena of discursive conflict in which our...

    Published April 1st 2005 by Routledge

  6. Japanese Linguistics

    Critcal Concepts in Linguistics

    Edited by NATSUKO TSUJIMURA

    Series: Critical Concepts in Linguistics

    Traditionally, linguistic research has focused on the Indo-European language family - particularly English - and languages like Japanese and Chinese have not been pursued in theoretical developments. However, once scholars started to pay more attention to Japanese, its similarities to and...

    Published March 31st 2005 by Routledge

  7. Japanese Linguistics

    Critcal Concepts in Linguistics

    Edited by NATSUKO TSUJIMURA

    Traditionally, linguistic research has focused on the Indo-European language family - particularly English - and languages like Japanese and Chinese have not been pursued in theoretical developments. However, once scholars started to pay more attention to Japanese, its similarities to and...

    Published March 31st 2005 by Routledge

  8. The History of English

    A Student's Guide

    By Ishtla Singh

    The History of English provides an accessible introduction to the changes that English has undergone from its Indo-European beginnings to the present day. The text looks at the major periods in the history of English, and provides for each a socio-historical context, an overview of the relevant...

    Published March 31st 2005 by Routledge

  9. The Peopling of East Asia

    Putting Together Archaeology, Linguistics and Genetics

    Edited by Roger Blench, Laurent Sagart, Alicia Sanchez-Mazas

    One of the most dynamic research areas in the prehistory of East Asian regions is the synthesis of the findings of archaeology, linguistics and genetics. Several countries have only recently opened to field research and highly active local groups have made possible a raft of collaborative studies&...

    Published March 21st 2005 by Routledge

  10. The Discourse of Character Education

    Culture Wars in the Classroom

    By Peter Smagorinsky, Joel Taxel

    In this book Peter Smagorinsky and Joel Taxel analyze the ways in which the perennial issue of character education has been articulated in the United States, both historically and in the current character education movement that began in earnest in the 1990s. The goal is to uncover the ideological...

    Published March 17th 2005 by Routledge