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  1. Cognition in A Digital World

    Edited by Herre van Oostendorp

    Massive changes are taking place in society surrounding the delivery of information to individuals and the way they process this information. At work, at home, and in schools, the Internet and the World Wide Web are altering the individual's work, his leisure time, her workplace, and their...

    Published December 1st 2002 by Psychology Press

  2. Expert Talk and Risk in Health Care

    A Special Issue of research on Language and Social interaction

    Edited by Christopher N. Candlin, Sally Candlin

    This special issue identifies three interrelated constructs--discourse, expertise, and the definition and management of risk--located in various healthcare sites: genetic counseling, nursing, and medical practice. The papers highlight the relationship between the management of risk situations and...

    Published June 1st 2002 by Routledge

  3. Talking to Adults

    The Contribution of Multiparty Discourse to Language Acquisition

    Edited by Shoshana Blum-Kulka, Catherine E. Snow

    This volume provides a comprehensive and in-depth analysis of the contribution of multiparty intergenerational talk in a variety of cultures to the development of children's communicative capacities. The book focuses on the complexity of the cultural and interactional contexts in which pragmatic...

    Published April 1st 2002 by Psychology Press

  4. Argumentation in Psychology

    A Special Double Issue of Discourse Processes

    Edited by James F. Voss

    This special issue of Discourse Processes addresses the topic of argumentation, with a number of articles illustrating how individuals employ argumentation in various contexts. It discusses a number of general issues relevant to recent psychological research on argumentation including the...

    Published February 1st 2002 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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