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  1. Discourses in Place

    Language in the Material World

    By Ron Scollon, Suzie Wong Scollon

    Discourses in Place is essential reading for anyone with an interest in language and the way we communicate. Written by leaders in the field, this text argues that we can only interpret the meaning of public texts like road signs, notices and brand logos by considering the social and physical world...

    Published April 24th 2003 by Routledge

  2. Transforming Texts

    By Shaun O'Toole

    Series: Routledge A Level English Guides

    Transforming Texts: considers why language changes, and how we transform it covers the key factors we need to take into account when transforming texts, including audience, register, mode, historical period, source and genre explores a wide variety of texts from a range of genres and periods,...

    Published April 24th 2003 by Routledge

  3. A Maldivian Dictionary

    By Christopher Reynolds

    Maldivian (also known as Divehi) is spoken on the Maldive Islands located off the southwest tip of India in the Indian Ocean. It is an Indo-Aryan language, formerly written in a script resembling Sinhalese script. After the islands became exclusively Islamic, it was found convenient to design a...

    Published April 17th 2003 by Routledge

  4. The Language of Children

    By Julia Gillen

    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 students...

    Published April 17th 2003 by Routledge

  5. Understanding African American Rhetoric

    Classical Origins to Contemporary Innovations

    Edited by Ronald L. Jackson II, Elaine B. Richardson

    First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 4th 2003 by Routledge

  6. A Critical Discourse Analysis of Family Literacy Practices

    Power in and Out of Print

    By Rebecca Rogers

    In this groundbreaking, cross-disciplinary book, Rebecca Rogers explores the complexity of family literacy practices through an in-depth case study of one family, the attendant issues of power and identity, and contemporary social debates about the connections between literacy and society. The...

    Published April 1st 2003 by Routledge

  7. Literary Translation

    Quest for Artistic Integrity

    By Jin Di

    Is it realistic to expect great literature of one language to be re-presented artistically intact in another language? Literary Translation: Quest for Artistic Integrity is a systematic delineation of a practical approach toward that seemingly idealist aim. A summing up of a career devoted to the...

    Published April 1st 2003 by Routledge

  8. Linguistics for Clinicians

    A Practical Introduction

    By Maria Black, Shula Chiat

    Linguistics for Clinicians provides an introduction to linguistic analysis in the clinical context. The book draws on a range of linguistic theories and descriptions, equipping readers with a conceptual toolkit that will enable them to: analyse data systematically, taking into account different...

    Published March 28th 2003 by Routledge

  9. Historical Sociolinguistics

    By Terttu Nevalainen, Helena Raumolin-Brunberg

    Series: Longman Linguistics Library

    This volume presents a sociolinguistic perspective on the history of the English language. Based on original empirical research, it discusses the social factors that promoted linguistic changes in earlier English, and the people who were the leading force behind them. The authors focus on the major...

    Published March 5th 2003 by Routledge

  10. Small Talk

    Social Functions:a Special Issues of research on Language and Social Interaction

    Edited by Justine Coupland

    This collection of papers explores the wide range of social settings, genres, and topics in which talk might, in various senses, be regarded as "small." It further explains the implied contract between "small" and (supposedly) "full" forms of talk, along with the sociopolitics such assumptions...

    Published March 1st 2003 by Routledge