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  1. Texts Through History

    By Adele Wills

    Series: Routledge A Level English Guides

    Texts Through History: * provides students with the skills they need to analyze the historical context of a text, without relying on extra research* introduces some of the key schools of criticism, such as Feminism, Marxism and Post-Colonialism* explores attitudes over time to regional identity,...

    Published March 24th 2004 by Routledge

  2. The Language of Schooling

    A Functional Linguistics Perspective

    By Mary J. Schleppegrell

    This book is about how language is used in the context of schooling. It demonstrates that the variety of English expected at school differs from the interactional language that students use for social purposes outside of school, and provides a linguistic analysis of the challenges of the school...

    Published March 18th 2004 by Routledge

  3. Classroom Discourse and the Space of Learning

    By Ference Marton, Amy B.M. Tsui, Pakey P.M. Chik, Po Yuk Ko, Mun Ling Lo

    Classroom Discourse and the Space of Learning is about learning in schools and the central role of language in learning. The investigations of learning it reports are based on two premises: First, whatever you are trying to learn, there are certain necessary conditions for succeeding--although you...

    Published January 4th 2004 by Routledge

  4. Focus and Background Marking in Mandarin Chinese

    System and Theory behind cai, jiu, dou and ye

    By Daniel Hole

    Series: Routledge Studies in Asian Linguistics

    This is an investigation into the grammaticalized system of focus-background agreement in Mandarin Chinese. The particles cái, jiù, dou and ye are, in a specific use type, shown to form the core of a highly systematic paradigm. This book is not just a valuable companion for anyone interested in...

    Published November 26th 2003 by Routledge

  5. Analysing Discourse

    Textual Analysis for Social Research

    By Norman Fairclough

    Analysing Discourse is an accessible introductory textbook for all students and researchers working with real language data. Drawing on a range of social theorists from Bourdieu to Habermas, as well as his own research, Norman Fairclough's book presents a form of language analysis with a...

    Published April 23rd 2003 by Routledge

  6. Discourses in Place

    Language in the Material World

    By Ron Scollon, Suzie Wong Scollon

    Discourses in Place is essential reading for anyone with an interest in language and the way we communicate. Written by leaders in the field, this text argues that we can only interpret the meaning of public texts like road signs, notices and brand logos by considering the social and physical world...

    Published April 23rd 2003 by Routledge

  7. A Critical Discourse Analysis of Family Literacy Practices

    Power in and Out of Print

    By Rebecca Rogers

    In this groundbreaking, cross-disciplinary book, Rebecca Rogers explores the complexity of family literacy practices through an in-depth case study of one family, the attendant issues of power and identity, and contemporary social debates about the connections between literacy and society. The...

    Published March 31st 2003 by Routledge

  8. Small Talk

    Social Functions:a Special Issues of research on Language and Social Interaction

    Edited by Justine Coupland

    This collection of papers explores the wide range of social settings, genres, and topics in which talk might, in various senses, be regarded as "small." It further explains the implied contract between "small" and (supposedly) "full" forms of talk, along with the sociopolitics such assumptions...

    Published February 28th 2003 by Routledge

  9. Language and Social Contexts

    By Amanda Coultas

    Series: Routledge A Level English Guides

    Routledge A Level English Guides equip AS and A2 Level students with the skills they need to explore, evaluate and enjoy English.Books in the series are built around the various skills specified in the assessment objectives (AOs) for all AS and A2 Level English courses. Focusing on the AOs most...

    Published February 5th 2003 by Routledge

  10. Handbook of Discourse Processes

    Edited by Arthur C. Graesser, Morton Ann Gernsbacher, Susan R. Goldman

    This Handbook is a comprehensive overview of the multidisciplinary field of discourse processes. The editors hope to foster a more interdisciplinary approach to discourse processing with this Handbook, while simultaneously developing an appreciation within the field for multiple methods of...

    Published January 31st 2003 by Routledge