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  1. Exploring English Language Teaching

    Language in Action

    By Graham Hall

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Applied Linguistics

    Winner of the BAAL Book Prize 2012 Routledge Introductions to Applied Linguistics is a series of introductory level textbooks covering the core topics in Applied Linguistics, primarily designed for those entering postgraduate studies and language professionals returning to academic study. The books...

    Published March 3rd 2011 by Routledge

  2. Internet Linguistics

    A Student Guide

    By David Crystal

    The Internet is now an integral part of contemporary life, and linguists are increasingly studying its influence on language. In this student-friendly guidebook, leading language authority Professor David Crystal follows on from his landmark bestseller Language and the Internet and presents the...

    Published January 26th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Language and Learning in the Digital Age

    By James Paul Gee, Elisabeth R. Hayes

    In Language and Learning in the Digital Age, linguist James Paul Gee and educator Elisabeth Hayes deal with the forces unleashed by today’s digital media, forces that are transforming language and learning for good and ill. They argue that the role of oral language is almost always entirely...

    Published January 24th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Framing Discourse on the Environment

    A Critical Discourse Approach

    By Richard Alexander

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Discourse

    In this study, Richard Alexander presents a series of original and empirically based case studies of the language and discourse involved in the discussion of environmental and ecological issues. Relying upon a variety of different text types and genres – including company websites,...

    Published January 5th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Language, Ideology and Identity in Serial Killer Narratives

    By Christiana Gregoriou

    Series: Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Stylistics

    In this book, Gregoriou explores the portrayal of the serial killer identity and its related ideology across a range of contemporary crime narratives, including detective fiction, the true crime genre and media journalism. How exactly is the serial killer consciousness portrayed, how is the killing...

    Published December 20th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Language, Society and Power

    An Introduction, 3rd Edition

    By Annabelle Mooney, Jean Stilwell Peccei, Suzanne LaBelle, Berit Engøy Henriksen, Eva Eppler, Anthea Irwin, Pia Pichler, Siân Preece, Satori Soden

    Language, Society and Power is the essential introductory text for students studying language in a variety of social contexts. This book examines the ways in which language functions, how it influences thought and how it varies according to age, ethnicity, class and gender. It seeks to answer such...

    Published December 9th 2010 by Routledge

  7. English: An Essential Grammar

    2nd Edition

    By Gerald Nelson

    Series: Routledge Essential Grammars

    English: An Essential Grammar is a concise and user-friendly guide to the grammar of modern English, written specifically for native speakers and based on genuine samples of contemporary spoken and written English. In the first four chapters, this book covers the essentials of English grammar,...

    Published October 20th 2010 by Routledge

  8. Grammar: A Pocket Guide

    By Susan J. Behrens

    If you've ever wanted a quick and easy guide to verbs and adverbs, commas and apostrophes, clauses and prepositions, then this is a must-have book for you. Easing readers gently into the study of the structure of English, Grammar: A Pocket Guide covers common questions such as: Is it "10 items or...

    Published September 6th 2010 by Routledge

  9. Towards a 'Natural' Narratology

    By Monika Fludernik

    In this ground breaking work of synthesis, Monika Fludernik combines insights from literary theory and linguistics to provide a challenging new theory of narrative. This book is both an historical survey and theoretical study, with the author drawing on an enormous range of examples from the...

    Published July 22nd 2010 by Routledge

  10. Intercultural Communication

    An Advanced Resource Book for Students, 2nd Edition

    By Adrian Holliday, John Kullman, Martin Hyde

    Series: Routledge Applied Linguistics

    The 2nd edition of Intercultural Communication: Updates key theories of intercultural communication Explores the ways in which people communicate within and across social groups around three themes. These include identity, Othering, and representation Contains new examples from...

    Published June 10th 2010 by Routledge