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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. The Effects of Personal Involvement in Narrative Discourse

    A Special Issue of Discourse Processes

    Edited by Max Louwerse, Don Kuiken

    Over the last several decades, the study of discourse processes has moved from the complementary efforts characteristic of multidisciplinary research, to the explicitly integrative focus of interdisciplinary research. Some organizations have supported the methodological and conceptual merger of...

    Published August 12th 2004 by Routledge

  9. Women, Men and Language

    A Sociolinguistic Account of Gender Differences in Language, 3rd Edition

    By Jennifer Coates

    Series: Studies in Language and Linguistics

    Women, Men and Language, 3rd Ed provides an up-to-date account of gender differences in language to answer the question: "Do women and men talk differently?" The book takes the reader from an initial "men talk like this; women talk like that" approach to a more nuanced idea of women and men...

    Published August 12th 2004 by Routledge

  10. The Research Project

    How to Write It, 5th Edition

    By Ralph Berry

    Now in its fifth edition, this guide to project work continues to be an indispensable resource for all students undertaking research.Guiding the reader right through from preliminary stages to completion, The Research Project: How to write it sets out in clear and concise terms the main tasks...

    Published August 5th 2004 by Routledge