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  1. Children's Literature in Translation

    Challenges and Strategies

    By Jan Van Coillie, Walter P. Verschueren

    Children's classics from Alice in Wonderland to the works of Astrid Lindgren, Roald Dahl, J.K. Rowling and Philip Pullman are now generally recognized as literary achievements that from a translator's point of view are no less demanding than 'serious' (adult) literature. This volume attempts to...

    Published June 20th 2006 by Routledge

  2. Translating Others (Volume 1)

    Edited by Theo Hermans

    Both in the sheer breadth and in the detail of their coverage the essays in these two volumes challenge hegemonic thinking on the subject of translation. Engaging throughout with issues of representation in a postmodern and postcolonial world, Translating Others investigates the complex processes...

    Published June 15th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Translating Others (Volume 2)

    Edited by Theo Hermans

    Both in the sheer breadth and in the detail of their coverage the essays in these two volumes challenge hegemonic thinking on the subject of translation. Engaging throughout with issues of representation in a postmodern and postcolonial world, Translating Others investigates the complex processes...

    Published June 15th 2006 by Routledge

  4. Introducing Electronic Text Analysis

    A Practical Guide for Language and Literary Studies

    By Svenja Adolphs

    Introducing Electronic Text Analysis is a practical and much needed introduction to corpora – bodies of linguistic data. Written specifically for students studying this topic for the first time, the book begins with a discussion of the underlying principles of electronic text analysis. It...

    Published June 5th 2006 by Routledge

  5. Language and Gender

    An Advanced Resource Book

    By Jane Sunderland

    Series: Routledge Applied Linguistics

    Language and Gender: presents an up-to-date introduction to language and gender includes diverse work from a range of cultural, including non-Western, contexts, and represents a range of methodological approaches gathers together influential readings from key names in the discipline, including:...

    Published May 31st 2006 by Routledge

  6. The Chinese Particle Le

    Discourse Construction and Pragmatic Marking in Chinese

    By M.E. van den Berg, G. Wu

    Series: Routledge Studies in Asian Linguistics

    Ever since the start of Chinese linguistic studies, the description of the Chinese particle LE has remained elusive. The classification has evolved from a listing of sentences and the discussion of contrastive pairs to a more context and discourse-oriented analysis. The development in recent years...

    Published May 23rd 2006 by Routledge

  7. Investigating Media Discourse

    By ANNE O'KEEFFE

    Series: Domains of Discourse

    Investigating Media Discourse explores spoken interactions in the media, drawing on contemporary sources from the English speaking world including chat shows, radio phone-ins and political interviews with leaders such as Tony Blair and George W.Bush. The main theoretical framework used in this work...

    Published May 23rd 2006 by Routledge

  8. Translation and Identity

    By Michael Cronin

    Michael Cronin looks at how translation has played a crucial role in shaping debates about identity, language and cultural survival in the past and in the present. He explores how everything from the impact of migration on the curricula for national literature courses, to the way in which...

    Published April 28th 2006 by Routledge

  9. The Language and Sexuality Reader

    Edited by Deborah Cameron, DON KULICK

    The Language and Sexuality Reader is the first of its kind to bring together material from the fields of anthropology, communication studies, linguistics, medicine and psychology in an examination of the role of sexuality in written and spoken language. Organized into thematic sections, the Reader...

    Published April 27th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Handbook for Arabic Language Teaching Professionals in the 21st Century

    Edited by Kassem Wahba, Zeinab A. Taha, Liz England

    This landmark volume offers an introduction to the field of teaching Arabic as a foreign or second language. Recent growth in student numbers and the demand for new and more diverse Arabic language programs of instruction have created a need that has outpaced the ability of teacher preparation...

    Published April 25th 2006 by Routledge