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Forthcoming Language and Education Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Humor in the Classroom

    A Guide for Language Teachers and Educational Researchers

    By Nancy Bell, Anne Pomerantz

    Humor in the Classroom provides practical, research-based answers to questions that educational researchers and language teachers might have about the social and cognitive benefits that humor and language play afford in classroom discourse and additional language learning. The book considers the...

    To Be Published July 21st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Gender Representation in Learning Materials

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Abolaji S. Mustapha, Sara Mills

    Series: Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

    Representations of gender in learning materials convey an implicit message to students about attitudes towards culturally appropriate gender roles for women and men. This collection takes a linguistic approach to exploring theories about gender representation within the sphere of education and...

    To Be Published July 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Literacy and Education

    Policy, Practice and Public Opinion

    By Uta Papen

    Literacy is a perennial ‘hot topic’ in Britain and other English-speaking countries. Concerns about falling standards and a ‘literacy crisis’ are frequently raised. In response, governments initiate new policies and teaching guidelines. This book addresses the current policies, practices and...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Reflective Dialogue

    Advising in Language Learning

    By Satoko Kato, Jo Mynard

    Series: Research and Resources in Language Teaching

    Reflective Dialogue presents professional educators with the necessary background and skills to engage in reflective dialogue with language learners effectively. It draws on work in the fields of advising in language learning, reflective practice, sociocultural theory, language learner autonomy,...

    To Be Published August 5th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Daisaku Ikeda, Language and Education

    Edited by Jason Goulah

    Daisaku Ikeda (b. 1928) is an international Buddhist leader, peacebuilder, prolific author, and the founder of the secular Soka kindergartens, elementary and secondary schools, women’s college and universities in seven countries across Asia and the Americas. He has emerged as an important...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Literacy in the Age of Online Curation

    By Ilana Snyder

    Series: Literacies

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Language and Learning in a Post-Colonial Context

    A Critical Ethnographic Study in Schools in Haiti

    By Marky Jean-Pierre

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Multilingualism

    This book explores the social, political, and historical forces that mediate language ideology and practices in post-colonial education and how such ideology and practices influence students’ academic achievement. Jean-Pierre provides empirical evidence that a relationship exists between language...

    To Be Published October 8th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Doing Corpus Linguistics

    By William Crawford, Eniko Csomay

    Doing Corpus Linguistics offers a practical step-by-step introduction to corpus linguistics, making use of widely available corpora and of a register analysis-based theoretical framework to provide students in Applied Linguistics and TESOL with the understanding and skills necessary to meaningfully...

    To Be Published October 21st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Writing Essays

    A guide for students in English and the humanities, 2nd Edition

    By Richard Marggraf Turley

    Essays are a major form of assessment in higher education today and this is a fact that causes some writers a great deal of anxiety. Fortunately, essay writing is a skill that can be learned, like any other. Through precise explanations, this fully updated edition of Writing Essays gives you the...

    To Be Published November 17th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Multimodality, Learning and Communication

    A social semiotic frame

    By Gunther Kress, Jeff Bezemer

    This state of the art account of research and theorizing brings together multimodality, communication and learning through detailed analyses of sign makers and their meaning making in museums, hospitals, schools, and the home environment. By analysing video recordings, photographs, screenshots, and...

    To Be Published November 23rd 2015 by Routledge