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  1. Negation in Non-Standard British English

    Gaps, Regularizations and Asymmetries

    By Lieselotte Anderwald

    Series: Routledge Studies in Germanic Linguistics

    Despite the advances of radio and television and increasing mobility and urbanization, spoken English is by no means becoming more like the written standard. English dialect grammar, however, is still a new and relatively undeveloped area of research, and most studies to date are either restricted...

    Published February 27th 2002 by Routledge

  2. The Language of Television

    By Jill Marshall, Angela Werndly

    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 (2nd edn 2000) is the foundation text, which is complemented by a range of 'satellite' titles. These provide students with...

    Published February 20th 2002 by Routledge

  3. Argumentation in Psychology

    A Special Double Issue of Discourse Processes

    Edited by James F. Voss

    This special issue of Discourse Processes addresses the topic of argumentation, with a number of articles illustrating how individuals employ argumentation in various contexts. It discusses a number of general issues relevant to recent psychological research on argumentation including the...

    Published January 31st 2002 by Routledge

  4. The Language of Postcolonial Literatures

    An Introduction

    By Ismail S. Talib

    This book provides a comprehensive introduction to some of the central features of language in a wide variety of postcolonial texts.The Language of Postcolonial Literatures draws on a range of writers, from Jean Rhys and Derek Walcott to Chinua Achebe, Ngugi wa Thiong'o, Nuruddin Farah and Salman...

    Published January 30th 2002 by Routledge

  5. Grammatical Features and the Acquisition of Reference

    A Comparative Study of Dutch and Spanish

    By Sergio Baauw

    Series: Outstanding Dissertations in Linguistics

    This book discusses to what extent errors young children make with their interpretation of definite articles and pronouns are due to their immature pragmatic skills, and to what extent incomplete syntactic development plays a role....

    Published January 24th 2002 by Routledge

  6. Knowledge & Discourse

    Towards an Ecology of Language

    By Colin Barron, Nigel Bruce, David Nunan

    Series: Language In Social Life

    Knowledge and Discourse presents an ecological approach to the study of discourse in social, academic and professional practices. It brings together distinguished scholars from diverse cultures - India, China, Australia, Canada among others - and disciplines - linguistics, anthropology, sociology,...

    Published January 14th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Auditory Representations in Phonology

    By Edward S. Flemming

    Series: Outstanding Dissertations in Linguistics

    This book provides evidence for the importance of auditory properties of speech sounds in phonology....

    Published January 1st 2002 by Routledge

  8. Second Language Writers' Text

    Linguistic and Rhetorical Features

    By Eli Hinkel

    Series: ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

    This comprehensive and detailed analysis of second language writers' text identifies explicitly and quantifiably where their text differs from that of native speakers of English. The book is based on the results of a large-scale study of university-level native-speaker and non-native-speaker essays...

    Published December 31st 2001 by Routledge

  9. Transcending Monolingualism: Linguistic Revitalization in Education

    Edited by A. Camilleri, L. Huss, K. King

    This volume describes a wide range of educational situations where linguistic revitalization is currently taking place....

    Published December 31st 2001 by Taylor & Francis

  10. Performative Linguistics

    Speaking and Translating as Doing Things with Words

    By Douglas Robinson

    In this book, Douglas Robinson introduces a new distinction between 'constative' and 'performative' linguistics, arguing that Austin's distinction can be used to understand linguistic methodologies. Constative linguistics, Robinson suggests, includes methodologies aimed at 'freezing' language as an...

    Published December 31st 2001 by Routledge