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  1. The Language of Comics

    By Mario Saraceni

    Series: Intertext

    The Intertext series has been specifically designed to meet the needs of contemporary English Language Studies. Working with Texts: A Core Introduction to Language Analysis (second edition, 2001) is the foundation text, which is complemented by a range of 'satellite' titles. These provide students...

    Published May 22nd 2003 by Routledge

  2. New Media Language

    Edited by Jean Aitchison, Diana Lewis

    New Media Language brings leading media figures and scholars together to debate the shifting relations between today's media and contemporary language.From newspapers and television to email, the Internet and text messaging, there are ever increasing media conduits for news. This book investigates...

    Published May 22nd 2003 by Routledge

  3. How Texts Work

    By Adrian Beard

    Series: Routledge A Level English Guides

    How Texts Work: explores the ways in which we categorize texts reveals the limitations of some of the polarisations we use to categorize texts analyzes a wide variety of texts from a range of genres and periods, from Ibsen's A Doll's House to an 18-30s brochure, Internet chatrooms and...

    Published May 8th 2003 by Routledge

  4. Analysing Discourse

    Textual Analysis for Social Research

    By Norman Fairclough

    Analysing Discourse is an accessible introductory textbook for all students and researchers working with real language data. Drawing on a range of social theorists from Bourdieu to Habermas, as well as his own research, Norman Fairclough's book presents a form of language analysis with a...

    Published April 24th 2003 by Routledge

  5. The Language of Children

    By Julia Gillen

    Series: Intertext

    The Intertext series has been specifically designed to meet the needs of contemporary English Language Studies. Working with Texts: A Core Introduction to Language Analysis (second edition, 2001) is the foundation text, which is complemented by a range of 'satellite' titles. These provide students...

    Published April 17th 2003 by Routledge

  6. Understanding African American Rhetoric

    Classical Origins to Contemporary Innovations

    Edited by Ronald L. Jackson II, Elaine B. Richardson

    First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 4th 2003 by Routledge

  7. Historical Sociolinguistics

    By Terttu Nevalainen, Helena Raumolin-Brunberg

    Series: Longman Linguistics Library

    This volume presents a sociolinguistic perspective on the history of the English language. Based on original empirical research, it discusses the social factors that promoted linguistic changes in earlier English, and the people who were the leading force behind them. The authors focus on the major...

    Published March 5th 2003 by Routledge

  8. Power and Politeness in the Workplace

    A Sociolinguistic Analysis of Talk at Work

    By Janet Holmes

    Series: Routledge Linguistics Classics

    Power and Politeness in the Workplace provides insights into the way we all talk at work. The book contains a wealth of material illustrating the way people communicate with each other in their ordinary everyday encounters in their workplaces. The analysis focuses, in particular, on how and why...

    Published February 21st 2003 by Routledge

  9. Language and Social Contexts

    By Amanda Coultas

    Series: Routledge A Level English Guides

    Routledge A Level English Guides equip AS and A2 Level students with the skills they need to explore, evaluate and enjoy English.Books in the series are built around the various skills specified in the assessment objectives (AOs) for all AS and A2 Level English courses. Focusing on the AOs most...

    Published February 6th 2003 by Routledge

  10. American English 1781 - 1921

    Edited by Daniel R. Davis

    This set reprints a wide range of source texts invaluable to the study of American English. Volume I contains a selection of articles chronicling the debate over Americanisms in both the American and popular British press. Additional volumes comprise several glossaries of American English that...

    Published January 23rd 2003 by Routledge