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  1. The Discourse of Advertising

    2nd Edition

    By Guy Cook

    The Discourse of Advertising explores the language of contemporary advertising. Cook argues that advertisements are always in complex interaction with the texts around them, with music and pictures, and with the people who make and experience them. This second edition addresses contemporary...

    Published July 19th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Literary Practices As Social Acts

    Power, Status, and Cultural Norms in the Classroom

    By Cynthia Lewis

    This book examines the social codes and practices that shape the literary culture of a combined fifth/sixth-grade classroom. It considers how the social and cultural contexts of classroom and community affect four classroom practices involving literature--read aloud, peer-led literature discussions...

    Published July 1st 2001 by Routledge

  3. New Perspectives on Grammar Teaching in Second Language Classrooms

    Edited by Eli Hinkel, Sandra Fotos

    Series: ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

    New Perspectives on Grammar Teaching in Second Language Classrooms brings together various approaches to the contextualized teaching of grammar and communicative skills as integrated components of second language instruction. Its purpose is to show from both theoretical and practical perspectives...

    Published July 1st 2001 by Routledge

  4. Deconstruction and Translation

    By Kathleen Davis

    Series: Translation Theories Explored

    Deconstruction and Translation explains ways in which many practical and theoretical problems of translation can be rethought in the light of insights from the French philosopher Jacques Derrida. If there is no one origin, no transcendent meaning, and thus no stable source text, we can no longer...

    Published July 1st 2001 by Routledge

  5. The Development of Celtic Linguistics, 1850-1900

    Edited by Daniel R. Davis

    Series: Logos Studies in Language and Linguistics

    Following on from Celtic Linguistics 1700-1850, this set covers the period 1850-1900, which saw the foundation of the modern subject of Celtic linguistics. Several important works are reproduced here, including: * Johann Kaspar Zeuss's seminal study, Grammatica Celtica (1853), the first text to...

    Published June 28th 2001 by Routledge

  6. Language and Characterisation

    People in Plays and Other Texts

    By Jonathan Culpeper

    Series: Textual Explorations

    Textual Explorations General Editors-Mick Short, Lancaster UniversityElena Semino, Lancaster UniversityThe focus of this series is on the stylistic analysis of literary and non-literary texts, and the theoretical issues which such work raises. Textual Explorations will include books that cover...

    Published June 20th 2001 by Routledge

  7. The Language of Speech and Writing

    By Sandra Cornbleet, Ronald Carter

    Series: Intertext

    This accessible satellite textbook in the Routledge Intertext series is unique in offering students hands-on practical experience of textual analysis focused on speech and writing. Written in a clear, user-friendly style, it combines practical activities with texts, accompanied by commentaries and...

    Published June 7th 2001 by Routledge

  8. Dictionary of Lexicography

    By R. R. K. Hartmann, Gregory James

    Dictionaries are among the most frequently consulted books, yet we know remarkably little about them. Who makes them? Where do they come from? What do they offer? How can we evaluate them?The Dictionary of Lexicography provides answers to all these questions and addresses a wide range of issues:*...

    Published June 7th 2001 by Routledge

  9. Landmarks in Linguistic Thought Volume II

    The Western Tradition in the Twentieth Century

    By John E. Joseph, Nigel Love, Talbot J Taylor

    Series: History of Linguistic Thought

    Landmarks in Linguistic Thought II introduces the major issues and themes that have determined the development of Western thinking about language, meaning and communication in the twentieth century.Each chapter contains an extract from a 'landmark' text followed by a commentary, which places the...

    Published May 31st 2001 by Routledge

  10. Sociolinguistics and Social Theory

    By Nikolas Coupland, Srikant Sarangi, Christopher N. Candlin

    Series: Language In Social Life

    The empirical and descriptive strengths of sociolinguistics, developed over more than 40 years of research, have not been matched by an active engagement with theory. Yet, over this time, social theorising has taken important new turns, linked in many ways to linguistic and discursive concerns....

    Published May 25th 2001 by Routledge