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  1. Landmark Essays on Rhetoric and the Environment

    Volume 12

    Edited by Craig Waddell

    Series: Landmark Essays Series

    This volume presents some of the best essays yet published on rhetoric and the environment. The collection should appeal to an interdisciplinary audience, including those interested in rhetoric, especially rhetoric of science and/or the environment, environmental studies, and modern American...

    Published January 1st 1998 by Routledge

  2. The Power of Discourse

    An Introduction To Discourse Analysis

    By Moira Chimombo, Robert L. Roseberry

    This volume is intended for students who desire a practical introduction to the use of language in daily and professional life. It may be used either as part of a course or as an aid to independent study. Readers will find that concepts relating to language and discourse are highlighted in the text...

    Published January 1st 1998 by Routledge

  3. Dilemmas in the Courtroom

    A Study of Trials of Violent Crime in the Netherlands

    By Martha L. Komter

    Series: Everyday Communication Series

    Interactional dilemmas occur when participants are required to engage in two contradictory activities at the same time or orient to two conflicting goals. The existence of such dilemmas provides a context for interactants to be creative, pro-active, and indeed strategic as they maneuver between the...

    Published January 1st 1998 by Routledge

  4. Effective Speech-language Pathology

    A Cognitive Socialization Approach

    By John R. Muma

    This book is the first to summarize the voluminous literature on the development of cognitive, codification, language, and expressive/affective (CCCE) skills from a clinical standpoint. Emphasizing the need to ground services in research and theory, the author constructs three basic clinical models...

    Published December 1st 1997 by Psychology Press

  5. Investigating English Discourse

    Language, Literacy, Literature

    By Ronald Carter

    In this challenging and at times controversial book, Ronald Carter addresses the discourse of 'English' as a subject of teaching and learning.Among the key topics investigated are:* grammar* correctness and standard English* critical language awareness and literacy* language and creativity* the...

    Published September 25th 1997 by Routledge

  6. Narrative Development

    Six Approaches

    Edited by Michael Bamberg

    Growing out of an International Society of the Study of Behavioral Development-sponsored symposium, this book discusses the basic assumptions that led the contributors to conduct research in the field of narrative development. This collection gathers their research reflections and varying...

    Published August 1st 1997 by Routledge

  7. Dinner Talk

    Cultural Patterns of Sociability and Socialization in Family Discourse

    By Shoshana Blum-Kulka

    Dinner Talk draws upon the recorded dinner conversations of, and extensive interviews with, native Israeli, American Israeli, and Jewish American middle-class families to explore the cultural styles of sociability and socialization in family discourse. The thesis developed is that family dinners in...

    Published May 1st 1997 by Routledge

  8. Alzheimer Discourse

    Some Sociolinguistic Dimensions

    By Vai Ramanathan

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This book deals with the narrative discourse--specifically lifestories--of 16 patients suffering from Alzheimer's disease (AD). It attempts to understand the discourse of these patients in contextual terms. Thus far, the dominant explanation for "incoherence" in AD speech has been largely provided...

    Published May 1st 1997 by Routledge

  9. Text Analysis for the Social Sciences

    Methods for Drawing Statistical Inferences From Texts and Transcripts

    Edited by Carl W. Roberts

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This book provides descriptions and illustrations of cutting-edge text analysis methods for communication and marketing research; cultural, historical-comparative, and event analysis; curriculum evaluation; psychological diagnosis; language development research; and for any research in which...

    Published April 1st 1997 by Routledge

  10. Input, Interaction, and the Second Language Learner

    By Susan M. Gass

    This volume provides a definitive view of the relationship between input, interaction, and second language acquisition. In so doing, it should prove useful to those whose major concern is with the acquisition of a second or foreign language as well as for those who are primarily interested in these...

    Published April 1st 1997 by Routledge