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  1. Knowledge & Discourse

    Towards an Ecology of Language

    By Colin Barron, Nigel Bruce, David Nunan

    Series: Language In Social Life

    Knowledge and Discourse presents an ecological approach to the study of discourse in social, academic and professional practices. It brings together distinguished scholars from diverse cultures - India, China, Australia, Canada among others - and disciplines - linguistics, anthropology, sociology,...

    Published January 15th 2002 by Routledge

  2. Power Talk

    Language and Interaction in Institutional Discourse

    By Joanna Thornborrow

    Series: Real Language Series

    The concept of social power, who holds it and how they use it is a widely debated subject particularly in the field of discourse analysis, and the wider arena of sociolinguistics. In her new book,Joanna Thornborrow challenges the received notion that power is necessarily held by some speakers and...

    Published December 18th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Academic Discourse

    By John Flowerdew

    Series: Applied Linguistics and Language Study

    Academic Discourse presents a collection of specially commissioned articles on the theme of academic discourse. Divided into sections covering the main approaches, each begins with a state of the art overview of the approach and continues with exemplificatory empirical studies. ...

    Published November 9th 2001 by Routledge

  4. Gender and Discourse

    Language and Power in Politics, the Church and Organisations

    By Clare Walsh

    Series: Real Language Series

    Real Language Series General Editors:Jennifer Coates, Jenny Cheshire, Euan Reid This is a sociolinguistics series about the relationships between language, society and social change. Books in the series draw on natural language data from a wide range of social contexts. The series takes a critical...

    Published August 28th 2001 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Mediated Discourse

    The nexus of practice

    By Ron Scollon

    Mediated Discourse: The Nexus of Practice sets out a discursive theory of human action.Language and action are intimately related. The difficult question to answer is how they are related. Mediated Discourse Theory looks into social relationships to see how the use of language is both a form of...

    Published April 12th 2001 by Routledge

  8. Teacher Education and the Cultural Imagination

    Autobiography, Conversation, and Narrative

    By Susan Florio-Ruane, Julie deTar

    Making culture a more central concept in the texts and contexts of teacher education is the focus of this book. It is a rich account of the author's investigation of teacher book club discussions of ethnic literature, specifically ethnic autobiography--as a genre from which teachers might learn...

    Published April 1st 2001 by Routledge

  9. Gender Construction in Children's Interactions

    A Cultural Perspective. A Special Issue of Research on Language and Social Interaction

    Edited by Amy Kyratzis

    This special issue examines gender construction by children in some of its rich cultural and contextual complexity and in some of its interactions with power. The first two articles are about preschool children's language. One examines preschoolers' socialization into Japanese--a language in which...

    Published January 1st 2001 by Psychology Press

  10. Discourse and Discrimination

    Rhetorics of Racism and Antisemitism

    By Martin Reisigl, Ruth Wodak

    Discourse and Discrimination is a study of how racism, antisemitism and ethnicism are reflected in discourse. The authors first survey five established discourse analysis approaches before providing their own model and three case-studies. Drawing on a wide range of sources, they question why racism...

    Published October 5th 2000 by Routledge