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  1. Innovation in English Language Teaching

    A Reader

    Edited by David Hall, Ann Hewings

    Series: Teaching English Language Worldwide

    This reader provides both theoretical perspectives and practical tools for analysing and understanding how ELT classroom curricula can be analysed, developed and evaluated.The commissioned and classic texts place curriculum change in a philosophical framework and also explore the political and...

    Published November 15th 2000 by Routledge

  2. The Language of ICT

    Information and Communication Technology

    By Tim Shortis

    Series: Intertext

    The Language of ICT:* explores the nature of the electronic word and presents the new types of text in which it is found* examines the impact of the rapid technological change we are living through* analyses different texts, including email and answerphone messages, webpages, faxes, computer games...

    Published November 8th 2000 by Routledge

  3. Analyzing English in a Global Context

    A Reader

    Edited by Anne Burns, Caroline Coffin

    Series: Teaching English Language Worldwide

    Devised in collaboration with the Open University and Macquarie University, Australia, Analysing English in a Global Context is specifically designed for the postgraduate student market, as well as for teachers of English as a second or foreign language throughout the world. This is a...

    Published November 8th 2000 by Routledge

  4. 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 4th 2000 by Routledge

  5. Textual Interaction

    An Introduction to Written Discourse Analysis

    By Michael Hoey

    Textual Interaction provides a clear and cogent account of written discourse analysis. Each chapter introduces key concepts and analytical techniques, describes important parallel work and major issues, and suggests how to apply the ideas to the teaching and learning of reading and writing. In this...

    Published September 13th 2000 by Routledge

  6. The Language of Drama

    By Keith Sanger

    Series: Intertext

    The Language of Drama* applies contemporary linguistic research to a wide range of plays, soap operas and screenplays, ranging from Shakespeare to Stoppard, Coronation Street to The Archers * is written in a clear, user-friendly style by a practising teacher * is illustrated throughout with...

    Published September 13th 2000 by Routledge

  7. City Literacies

    Learning to Read Across Generations and Cultures

    By Eve Gregory, Ann Williams

    Series: Literacies

    City Literacies explores the lives and literacies of different generations of people living in two contrasting areas of London at the end of the 20th century: Spitalfields and the City. This contrast outwardly symbolizes the huge difference between poverty and wealth existing in Britain at this...

    Published July 26th 2000 by Routledge

  8. Words and Minds

    How We Use Language to Think Together

    By Neil Mercer

    Words and Minds takes a lively and accessible look at how we use language to combine our mental resources and get things done. Examining everyday language and drawing on a wide range of research, but always with a light style, Neil Mercer provides a unified account of the relationship between...

    Published June 28th 2000 by Routledge

  9. Small Talk

    By Justine Coupland

    Series: Language In Social Life

    This study presents a new perspective on small talk and its crucial role in everyday communication. The new approach presented here is supported by analyses of interactional data in specific settings - private and public, face-to-face and telephone talk. They vary from gossip at the family dinner...

    Published June 19th 2000 by Routledge

  10. The History of the English Language

    A Sourcebook, 2nd Edition

    By David Burnley

    This second edition of The History of the English Language- A Sourcebook provides a comprehensive and accessible guide to the origins and development of the English language. First published in 1992, the book contains over fifty illustrative passages, drawn from the oldest English to the twentieth...

    Published May 30th 2000 by Routledge