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  1. Linguistic Landscape

    Expanding the Scenery

    Edited by Elana Shohamy, Durk Gorter

    In this comprehensive and pioneering volume, language scholars from around the world examine the "linguistic landscape" from multiple perspectives – theoretical, methodological, and critical. Written by widely recognized experts, the articles in Linguistic Landscape analyze linguistic...

    Published August 25th 2008 by Routledge

  2. An Introduction to Language and Society

    By Martin Montgomery

    In this third edition of the bestselling classic textbook, Martin Montgomery explores the key connections between language and social life. Guiding the student through discussions on child language, accent and dialect, social class and gender, as well as a number of other topics, Montgomery...

    Published June 23rd 2008 by Routledge

  3. International English in Its Sociolinguistic Contexts

    Towards a Socially Sensitive EIL Pedagogy

    By Sandra Lee McKay, Wendy D. Bokhorst-Heng

    Series: ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

    Present-day globalization, migration, and the spread of English have resulted in a great diversity of social and educational contexts in which English learning is taking place. A basic assumption of this book is that because English is an international language, effective pedagogical decisions...

    Published June 5th 2008 by Routledge

  4. International Management and Language

    By Susanne Tietze

    Series: Routledge Studies in International Business and the World Economy

    Globalization processes have resulted in the emergence of business and management networks in which the sharing of knowledge is of crucial importance. Combining two contemporary and important subject areas – namely that of international management and also language and communication in...

    Published May 5th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Language and Gender

    Edited by Susan Ehrlich

    Series: Major Themes in English Studies

    This landmark four-volume collection traces the development of language and gender from its original associations with second-wave feminism to its more recent alignment with postmodern approaches to feminism. Language and Gender is fully indexed and has a comprehensive introduction, newly...

    Published November 29th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Literacy and Gender

    Researching Texts, Contexts and Readers

    By Gemma Moss

    Series: Literacies

    Why are girls outperforming boys in literacy skills in the Western education system today? To date, there have been few attempts to answer this question. Literacy and Gender sets out to redress this state of affairs by re-examining the social organization of literacy in primary schools. In...

    Published October 29th 2007 by Routledge

  7. Sociolinguistics

    A Resource Book for Students

    By Peter Stockwell

    Series: Routledge English Language Introductions

    Sociolinguistics: provides a comprehensive introduction to sociolinguistics draws on a range of real texts, from an interview with Madonna to the Japanese Asahi Evening News uses real studies designed and conducted by students provides key readings with commentaries from works by major...

    Published October 29th 2007 by Routledge

  8. Social Linguistics and Literacies

    Ideology in Discourses, 3rd Edition

    By James Gee, James Paul Gee

    This fully-updated new edition engages with topics such as orality and literacy, the history of literacy, the uses and abuses of literacy in that history, the analysis of language as cultural communication, and social theories of mind and meaning, among many other topics. It represents the...

    Published August 22nd 2007 by Routledge

  9. Rude Britannia

    Edited by Mina Gorji

    Media commentators have noted a rising public tolerance to the use of rude or offensive words in modern English. John Lydon’s obscene outburst on 'I’m a Celebrity…' only provoked a handful of complaints – a muted reaction compared to the furore following his use of the f-word on ...

    Published July 24th 2007 by Routledge

  10. Bilingualism

    An Advanced Resource Book

    By Ng Bee Chin, Gillian Wigglesworth

    Series: Routledge Applied Linguistics

    Bilingualism: introduces students to key issues and themes that include bilingual development and education; and the integration of social and cognitive perspectives uses tasks and examples to equip the reader with the necessary skills and insights to assess and interpret research drawn from...

    Published July 3rd 2007 by Routledge