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Forthcoming Language and Communication Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Cultivating Cosmopolitanism for Intercultural Communication

    Communicating as a Global Citizen

    By Miriam Sobré-Denton, Nilanjana Bardhan

    Series: Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

    This book engages the notion of cosmopolitanism as it applies to intercultural communication, which itself is undergoing a turn in its focus from post-positivistic research towards critical/interpretive and postcolonial perspectives, particularly as globalization informs more of the current and...

    To Be Published January 9th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Spoken Corpus Linguistics

    From Monomodal to Multimodal

    By Svenja Adolphs, Ronald Carter

    Series: Routledge Advances in Corpus Linguistics

    In this book, Adolphs and Carter explore key approaches to work in spoken corpus linguistics. The book discusses some of the pioneering challenges faced in designing, building and utilising insights from the analysis of spoken corpora, arguing that, even though writing is heavily privileged in...

    To Be Published January 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Language, Structure and Reproduction (Routledge Revivals)

    An Introduction to the Sociology of Basil Bernstein

    By Paul Atkinson

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Basil Bernstein is one of the most creative and influential of contemporary British sociologists, yet his work – especially that relating to language and social structure – is widely misunderstood and misrepresented. This book, first published in 1985, addresses the underlying themes and...

    To Be Published February 19th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Exploring Digital Communication

    Language in Action

    By Caroline Tagg

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Applied Linguistics

    Routledge Introductions to Applied Linguistics is a series of introductory level textbooks covering the core topics in Applied Linguistics, primarily designed for those beginning postgraduate studies, or taking an introductory MA course as well as advanced undergraduates. Titles in the series are...

    To Be Published February 25th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Discourse and Digital Practices

    Doing discourse analysis in the digital age

    Edited by Rodney H Jones, Alice Chik, Christoph A Hafner

    Discourse and Digital Practices shows how tools from discourse analysis can be used to help us understand new communication practices associated with digital media, from video gaming and social networking to apps and photo sharing. This cutting-edge book: draws together fourteen eminent...

    To Be Published March 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  6. Language, Corpus and Empowerment

    Applications to deaf education, healthcare and online discourses

    By Luke Collins

    Series: Routledge Applied Corpus Linguistics

    Language, Corpus and Empowerment applies a novel corpus-driven approach to the exploration of the concept of empowerment in healthcare. Using data from a video intervention delivered to families of deaf children, the author proposes a method for finding evidence of empowerment in language use,...

    To Be Published March 19th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Theoretical Schools and Circles in the Twentieth-Century Humanities

    Literary Theory, History, Philosophy

    Edited by Marina Grishakova, Silvi Salupere

    Series: Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

    Schools, circles and other scholarly associations have been a major force in twentieth-century intellectual movements. They fostered circulation of ideas between disciplines and traditions and added synergy to the intellectual exchange. This volume provides a new outlook on twentieth-century...

    To Be Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Plain Language and Ethical Action

    A Dialogic Approach to Technical Content in the 21st Century

    By Russell Willerton

    Series: ATTW Series in Technical and Professional Communication

    Plain Language and Ethical Action examines and evaluates principles and practices of plain language that technical content producers can apply to meet their audiences’ needs in an ethical way. Applying the BUROC framework (Bureaucratic, Unfamiliar, Rights-Oriented, and Critical) to...

    To Be Published April 1st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Language and Intercultural Communication in the New Era

    Edited by Farzad Sharifian, Maryam Jamarani

    Series: Routledge Studies in Language and Intercultural Communication

    Studies of intercultural communication in applied linguistics initially focused on miscommunication, mainly between native and non-native speakers of English. The advent of the twenty-first century has witnessed, however, a revolution in the contexts and contents of intercultural...

    To Be Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Social Semiotics

    Key Figures, New Directions

    By Thomas Hestbaek Andersen, Morten Boeriis, Eva Maagerø, Elise Seip Tonnessen

    M.A.K Halliday’s work has been hugely influential in linguistics and beyond since the 1960s. This is a collection of interviews with key figures in the generation of social semioticians who have taken Halliday’s concept of social semiotics and developed it further in various directions, making...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge