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

    Edited by Kassem M. 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

  2. Translation and Conflict

    A Narrative Account

    By Mona Baker

    Translation and Conflict demonstrates that translators and interpreters participate in circulating as well as resisting the narratives that create the intellectual and moral environment for violent conflict. Drawing on narrative theory and using numerous examples from historical and contemporary...

    Published April 12th 2006 by Routledge

  3. The Language of War

    By Steve Thorne

    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 6th 2006 by Routledge

  4. Reading Images

    The Grammar of Visual Design, 2nd Edition

    By Gunther Kress, Theo van Leeuwen

    This second edition of the landmark textbook Reading Images builds on its reputation as the first systematic and comprehensive account of the grammar of visual design. Drawing on an enormous range of examples from children's drawings to textbook illustrations, photo-journalism to fine art, as well...

    Published March 30th 2006 by Routledge

  5. Language Misconceived

    Arguing for Applied Cognitive Sociolinguistics

    By Karol Janicki

    Linguistics is important. An understanding of linguistic principles is as essential to the layperson as it is to the language scholar. Using concrete examples from politics, law, and education, this book shows how people misconceive language every day and what the consequences of misconceptions can...

    Published March 30th 2006 by Routledge

  6. The Bible at Cultural Crossroads

    From Translation to Communication

    By Harriet Hill

    Bible translators have focused their efforts on preparing a text that is clear, natural and accurate, with the expectation that audiences will understand the message if it is in their language. Field research among the Adioukrou of Côte d'Ivoire shows that audiences also need to have access to the...

    Published March 30th 2006 by Routledge

  7. DO NOT Leave Your Language Alone

    The Hidden Status Agendas Within Corpus Planning in Language Policy

    By Joshua A. Fishman

    This book, focused on corpus planning in language policy, provides a broad, integrative framework and also discusses multiple languages in detail. It provides readers with great familiarity with a wide range of language cases and at the same time gives them the theoretical tools and analysis to see...

    Published March 7th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Cognitive Linguistics

    An Introduction

    By Vyvyan Evans, Melanie Green

    A general introduction to the area of theoretical linguistics known as cognitive linguistics, this textbook provides up-to-date coverage of all areas of the field, including recent developments within cognitive semantics (such as Primary Metaphor Theory, Conceptual Blending Theory, and Principled...

    Published March 3rd 2006 by Routledge

  9. Dialects, Englishes, Creoles, and Education

    Edited by Shondel J. Nero

    Series: ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

    This volume brings together a multiplicity of voices--both theoretical and practical--on the complex politics, challenges, and strategies of educating students--in North America and worldwide--who are speakers of diverse or nonstandard varieties of English, creoles, and hybrid varieties of English,...

    Published March 3rd 2006 by Routledge

  10. Investigating Classroom Discourse

    By Steve Walsh

    Series: Domains of Discourse

    Introducing language use and interaction as the basis of good teaching and learning, this invaluable book equips teachers and researchers with the tools to analyze classroom discourse and move towards more effective instruction. Presenting an overview of existing approaches to describing and...

    Published March 2nd 2006 by Routledge