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  1. Validation in Language Assessment

    Edited by Antony John Kunnan

    Validation in Language Assessment contributes to the variety of validation approaches and analytical and interpretive techniques only recently adopted by language assessment researchers. Featuring selected papers from the 17th Language Testing Research Colloquium, the volume presents diverse...

    Published October 1st 1998 by Routledge

  2. Constructing the Beginning

    Discourses of Creation Science

    By Simon Locke

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    In Constructing the Beginning, Simon Locke offers a new approach to considering the enigma of creation science, using the perspective of discourse analysis. Using the publications of the British Creation Science Movement to perform a detailed analysis of the creationist case, Locke demonstrates...

    Published October 1st 1998 by Routledge

  3. Quantitative Approaches To Semantic Knowledge Representations

    A Special Double Issue of discourse Processes

    Edited by Peter W. Foltz

    This special issue describes several approaches to semantic knowledge representations. Each approach relies on statistical procedures to derive or analyze its representation. The articles cover a variety of statistical techniques which capture different aspects of knowledge representation. These...

    Published July 1st 1998 by Psychology Press

  4. Aphasia in Atypical Populations

    Edited by Patrick Coppens, Yvan Lebrun, Anna Basso

    Theory and research in aphasiology have typically concentrated on a limited population--right-handed adult monolinguals whose language uses an alphabetic code. Bilingual individuals, ideographical code users, and children (among others) have been separated out. This book examines the available data...

    Published June 1st 1998 by Psychology Press

  5. Other Floors, Other Voices

    A Textography of A Small University Building

    By John M. Swales

    Series: Rhetoric, Knowledge, and Society Series

    The author describes this volume as a "textography" because it combines certain elements of both text analysis and ethnography. Through analysis of texts, textual forms, and systems of texts, it shows the lives, life commitments, and life projects of people deeply embedded in the literate culture...

    Published May 1st 1998 by Routledge

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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