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  1. 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 18th 2014 by Routledge

  2. 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 15th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Learning from Picturebooks

    Perspectives from child development and literacy studies.

    Edited by Bettina Kümmerling-Meibauer, Jorg Meibauer, Kerstin Nachtigäller, 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 19th 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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 25th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Explorations in Maximizing Syntactic Minimization

    By Samuel D. Epstein, Hisatsugu Kitahara, T. Daniel Seely

    Series: Routledge Leading Linguists

    This volume presents a series of papers written by Epstein, Kitahara and Seely, each of which explores fundamental questions and analytical mechanisms proposed in recent minimalist work, specifically concerning recent analyses by Noam Chomsky. At the cutting edge of scholarship in generative syntax...

    To Be Published March 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Role of First Language in Second Language Reading

    By Shiyu Wu

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Routledge Handbook of Semantics

    By Nicholas Riemer

    Series: Routledge Handbooks in Linguistics

    To Be Published April 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Current Trends in Statistical Approaches to Language Acquisition

    Edited by Toben Mintz

    Series: Current Issues in the Psychology of Language

    This volume brings together representative samples of current statistical approaches to language acquisition that span the range of sub-areas in which these approaches have been pursued. Topics covered include: phonological acquisition, the acquisition of word forms, word categories and word...

    To Be Published April 1st 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. Study Skills for Linguistics

    By Jeanette Sakel

    Series: Understanding Language

    Study Skills for Linguistics is the essential companion for students embarking on a degree in linguistics. Covering all the core skills that students of linguistics will require during the early part of their degree, this book gives the reader a basic understanding of the field, as well as...

    To Be Published April 1st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Language Isolates

    Edited by Stefan Georg

    Series: Critical Concepts in Linguistics

    This collection brings together articles which deal with the 'language isolates' of the world. 'Isolated' languages are languages without any known relatives, languages which are not demonstrably part of any 'language family', with Etruscan, Basque and Ainu being arguably some of the...

    To Be Published April 8th 2015 by Routledge