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  1. Expert Talk and Risk in Health Care

    A Special Issue of research on Language and Social interaction

    Edited by Christopher N. Candlin, Sally Candlin

    This special issue identifies three interrelated constructs--discourse, expertise, and the definition and management of risk--located in various healthcare sites: genetic counseling, nursing, and medical practice. The papers highlight the relationship between the management of risk situations and...

    Published June 1st 2002 by Routledge

  2. Western Translation Theory from Herodotus to Nietzsche

    2nd Edition

    By Douglas Robinson

    Douglas Robinson offers the most comprehensive collection of translation theory readings available to date, from the Histories of Herodotus in the mid-fifth century before our era to the end of the nineteenth century. The result is a startling panoply of thinking about translation across the...

    Published June 1st 2002 by Routledge

  3. Critical Discourse Analysis

    Critical Concepts in Linguistics

    Edited by Michael Toolan

    Series: Critical Concepts in Linguistics

    Over the last decade, Critical Discourse Analysis (CDA) has accrued an exceptional amount of attention across a wide number of academic disciplines within the humanities and social sciences.In almost every field of human activity, we are surrounded by and caught up in a network of texts and...

    Published May 23rd 2002 by Routledge

  4. The Language of Newspapers

    2nd Edition

    By Danuta Reah

    Series: Intertext

    The Intertext series has been specifically designed to meet the needs of contemporary English Language Studies. The core book, Working with Texts, is the foundation text which provides an introduction to language analysis. It is complemented by a range of 'satellite' titles which provide students...

    Published May 16th 2002 by Routledge

  5. Critical Practice

    2nd Edition

    By Catherine Belsey

    Series: New Accents

    What is poststructuralist theory, and what difference does it make to literary criticism? Where do we find the meaning of the text: in the author's head? in the reader's? Or do we, instead, make meaning in the practice of reading itself? If so, what part do our own values play in the process of...

    Published May 16th 2002 by Routledge

  6. Language as Cultural Practice

    Mexicanos en el Norte

    By Sandra R. Schecter, Robert J. Bayley

    Language as Cultural Practice: Mexicanos en el Norte offers a vivid ethnographic account of language socialization practices within Mexican-background families residing in California and Texas. This account illustrates a variety of cases where language is used by speakers to choose between...

    Published May 1st 2002 by Routledge

  7. Balti-English / English-Balti Dictionary

    By R. K. Sprigg

    This book is based on the Khapalu and Skardu dialects of Balti, a member of the Tibeto-Burman family, spoken in Baltistan. The work is distinguished by its phonetic acuity, particularly important in the case of Balti, whose importance to the Tibeto-Burman and Sino-Tibetan comparatists is its close...

    Published April 25th 2002 by Routledge

  8. Compensatory Lengthening

    Phonetics, Phonology, Diachrony

    By Darya Kavitskaya

    Edited by Laurence Horn

    Series: Outstanding Dissertations in Linguistics

    First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 19th 2002 by Routledge

  9. Lexicography

    An Introduction

    By Howard Jackson

    This book is an accessible introduction to lexicography – the study of dictionaries.Dictionaries are used at home and at school, cited in law courts, sermons and parliament, and referred to by crossword addicts and Scrabble players alike. Lexicography provides a detailed overview of the...

    Published April 11th 2002 by Routledge

  10. Thinking Arabic Translation

    A Course in Translation Method: Arabic to English

    By James Dickins, Sándor Hervey, Ian Higgins

    Series: Thinking Translation

    Thinking Arabic Translation is a comprehensive and practical 24-week course in translation method. Adapted from the successful French-based Thinking Translation (Routledge, 1992) it has been successfully piloted at Durham University.Clear explanations, discussion, examples and exercises enable...

    Published April 11th 2002 by Routledge