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  1. Techniques of Description

    Spoken and Written Discourse

    By Gwyneth Fox, Michael Hoey

    This book is a tribute to Malcolm Coulthard, who has been remarkably active and influential across a wide range of English Language Studies. He is particularly well-known for his pioneering work in spoken and written discourse analysis and most recently, for his work in forensic linguistics. This...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Grammar of Identity

    Intensifiers and Reflexives in Germanic Languages

    By Volker Gast

    English self-forms and related words from other Germanic languages (e.g. Dutch zelf, Swedish själv, etc.) are used in two different functions: as ‘intensifiers’ (e.g. The president himself made the decision) and as markers of reflexivity (John criticized himself). On the basis of a comparative...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Narrative Comprehension, Causality, and Coherence

    Essays in Honor of Tom Trabasso

    Edited by Susan R. Goldman, Arthur C. Graesser

    This volume provides an excellent overview of the field of discourse processes, capturing both its breadth and its depth. World-renowned researchers present the latest theoretical developments and thought-provoking empirical data. In doing so, they cover a broad range of communicative activities,...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Constituting Gender Through Talk in Childhood

    Conversations in Parent-child, Peer, and Sibling Relationships:a Special Issue of research on Language and Social interaction

    Edited by Amy Sheldon

    This issue explores some of the ways in which gender, as a social construction, might be rooted in and contingent on conversational processes in childhood. The interconnections between language and gender in three key developmental sociolinguistic contexts are examined: talk between parent and...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Gender Representation in Learning Materials

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Sara Mills, Abolaji S. Mustapha

    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 April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Ecolinguistics

    Language, Ecology and the Stories We Live By

    By Arran Stibbe

    The increasingly rapid destruction of the ecological systems that support life is calling into question some of the fundamental stories that we live by: stories of unlimited economic growth, of consumerism, progress, individualism, success, and the human domination of nature. Ecolinguistics shows...

    To Be Published May 24th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Power and Politeness in the Workplace

    A Sociolinguistic Analysis of Talk at Work, 2nd Edition

    By Janet Holmes, Maria Stubbe

    Power and Politeness in the Workplace has become established as a seminal text for courses in language and professional communication. Co-authored by bestselling author Janet Holmes, this text provides insights into the way we all talk at work, including a wealth of material illustrating the way...

    To Be Published May 26th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Sociolinguistics of Voice in Globalizing China

    By Jie Dong

    This book deploys and develops the notion of voice in an investigation of China’s rapidly reshuffling society. The book is structured around two aspects of the voicing process in contemporary China: (1) stratification of voice, which addresses the stabilizing condition of voice; and (2)...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Jacques Lacan and the Logic of Structure

    Lacanian Structures and Language in Psychoanalysis

    By Ellie Ragland

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Multimodality

    Reframing Communication, Learning and Identity

    By Gunther Kress, Jeff Bezemer

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge