Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Language & Linguistics Books

You are currently browsing 1171–1,180 of 1,976 new and published books in the subject of Language & Linguistics — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books – Page 118

  1. Key Debates in the Translation of Advertising Material

    Special Issue of the Translator (Volume 10/2, 2004)

    By Beverly Adab, Cristina Valdes

    Much has been written about the marketing aspects of promotional material in general, and several scholars (particularly in linguistics) have addressed questions relating to the structure and function of advertisements, focusing on images, rhetorical structure, semiotic functions, discourse...

    Published November 11th 2004 by Routledge

  2. Handbook of Language and Social Interaction

    Edited by Kristine L. Fitch, Robert E. Sanders

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This Handbook stands as the premier scholarly resource for Language and Social Interaction (LSI) subject matter and research, giving visibility and definition to this area of study and establishing a benchmark for the current state of scholarship. The Handbook identifies the five main...

    Published November 1st 2004 by Psychology Press

  3. The Language of Websites

    By Mark Boardman

    Series: Intertext

    The Intertext series has been specifically designed to meet the needs of contemporary English Language Studies. Working with Texts: A Core Introduction to Language Analysis (second edition 2001) is the foundation text, which is complemented by a range of 'satellite' titles. These provide...

    Published October 14th 2004 by Routledge

  4. Establishing Scientific Classroom Discourse Communities

    Multiple Voices of Teaching and Learning Research

    Edited by Randy K. Yerrick, Wolff-Michael Roth

    Establishing Scientific Classroom Discourse Communities: Multiple Voices of Teaching and Learning Research is designed to encourage discussion of issues surrounding the reform of classroom science discourse among teachers, teacher educators, and researchers. The contributors--some of the top...

    Published September 17th 2004 by Routledge

  5. Genetically Modified Language

    The Discourse of Arguments for GM Crops and Food

    By Guy Cook

    The GM debate is as much a war of words as of facts. Food and farming are being changed forever - yet whether for good or bad is the subject of an increasingly bitter argument. Those promoting GM have mounted an intense campaign, characterising their opponents as terrorists and Luddites, governed...

    Published September 16th 2004 by Routledge

  6. The Earliest English

    An Introduction to Old English Language

    By Chris Mccully, Sharon Hilles

    Series: Learning about Language

    The Earliest English provides a student-friendly introduction to Old English and the earliest periods of the history of the English Language as it evolved before 1215. Using non-technical language, the book covers basic terminology, the linguistic and cultural backgrounds to the emergence and...

    Published September 9th 2004 by Routledge

  7. Meaning and the English Verb

    3rd Edition

    By Geoffrey N. Leech

    Every language has its peculiar problems of meaning for the foreign learner. In the English language, some of the biggest yet most fascinating problems are concentrated in the area of the finite verb phrase: in particular, tense, aspect, mood and modality. Meaning and the English Verb describes...

    Published September 9th 2004 by Routledge

  8. English in Modern Times

    By Joan C Beal

    English in Modern Times describes the development of the English language from 1700 until 1945, and argues that it is in the course of this later modern English period that the characteristics of 'modern' English evolved. This is the first undergraduate text to cover the whole of this important...

    Published August 27th 2004 by Routledge

  9. Minimalist Investigations in Linguistic Theory

    By Howard Lasnik

    Series: Routledge Leading Linguists

    Professor Howard Lasnik is one of the world's leading theoretical linguists. He has produced influential and important work in areas such as syntactic theory, logical form, and learnability. This collection of essays draws together some of his best work from his substantial contribution to...

    Published August 19th 2004 by Routledge

  10. Discourse Analysis and the Study of Classroom Language and Literacy Events

    A Microethnographic Perspective

    By David Bloome, Stephanie Power Carter, Beth Morton Christian, Sheila Otto, Nora Shuart-Faris

    The authors present a social linguistic/social interactional approach to the discourse analysis of classroom language and literacy events. Building on recent theories in interactional sociolinguistics, literary theory, social anthropology, critical discourse analysis, and the New Literacy Studies,...

    Published August 16th 2004 by Routledge