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Forthcoming Linguistics Books

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  1. Teaching and Researching: Reading

    2nd Edition

    By William Peter Grabe, Fredricka L. Stoller

    Series: Applied Linguistics in Action

    Teaching and Researching Reading was first written to help language professionals understand the complex nature of reading. Now in a thoroughly updated and improved second edition, the book expands connections from research on reading to instructional practices and teacher-initiated action research...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Meaning and the English Verb

    3rd Edition

    By Geoffrey N. Leech

    Every language has its peculiar problems of meaning for the foreign learner. In the English language, some of the biggest yet most fascinating problems are concentrated in the area of the finite verb phrase: in particular, tense, aspect, mood and modality. Meaning and the English Verb describes...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Language and Power

    2nd Edition

    By Norman Fairclough

    Language in Social Life is a major series which highlights the importance of language to an understanding of issues of social and professional concern. It will be of practical relevance to all those wanting to understand how the ways we communicate both influence and are influenced by the...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Metonymy and Language

    A New Theory of Linguistic Processing

    By Charles Denroche

    Series: Routledge Studies in Linguistics

    Metonymy and Language presents a new theory of language and communication in which the central focus is on the concept of metonymy, the recognition of partial matches and overlaps. Through the use of original data sets and rigorous primary research, Denroche characterizes metonymy as key to...

    To Be Published December 17th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Language, Society and Power

    An Introduction, 4th Edition

    By Annabelle Mooney, Betsy Evans

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

    To Be Published January 14th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Learning from Picturebooks

    Perspectives from child development and literacy studies.

    Edited by Bettina Kümmerling-Meibauer, Jorg Meibauer, Kerstin Nachtigaller, Katharina Rohlfing

    Series: Explorations in Developmental Psychology

    Picturebooks, understood as a series of meaningful text-picture relations, are increasingly acknowledged as an autonomous sub-genre of children’s literature. Being highly complex aesthetic products, their use is deeply embedded in specific situations of joint attention between a caregiver and a...

    To Be Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Trask's Historical Linguistics

    3rd Edition

    By Revised by Robert McColl Millar, Larry Trask

    Trask's Historical Linguistics, Third Edition, is an approachable introduction to historical linguistics - the study of language change over time. This engaging book is illustrated with language examples from all six continents, and covers the fundamental concepts of language change, methods for...

    To Be Published February 24th 2015 by Routledge

  9. User-Centered Translation

    By Tytti Suojanen, Kaisa Koskinen, Tiina Tuominen

    Series: Translation Practices Explained

    Translators want to take their readers into account, but traditional translation theory does not offer much advice on how to do that. User-Centered Translation (UCT) offers practical tools and methods to help empower translators to act for their readers. This book will help readers to: Create...

    To Be Published March 14th 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Role of First Language in Second Language Reading

    By Shiyu Wu

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge