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Forthcoming Language and Identity Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Violence of Representation (Routledge Revivals)

    Literature and the History of Violence

    Edited by Nancy Armstrong, Leonard Tennenhouse

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1989, this collection of essays brings into focus the history of a specific form of violence – that of representation. The contributors identify representations of self and other that empower a particular class, gender, nation, or race, constructing a history of the west as the...

    To Be Published July 6th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Second Person

    Philosophical and Psychological Perspectives

    Edited by Naomi Eilan

    The past few years have witnessed an exponentially growing body of work conducted under the ‘second person’ heading. This idea has been explored in various areas of philosophy (philosophy of mind, philosophy of language, ethics, epistemology), in developmental psychology, in psychiatry, and even in...

    To Be Published September 17th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Development Discourse and Global History

    From colonialism to the sustainable development goals

    By Aram Ziai

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

    The manner in which people have been talking and writing about ‘development’ and the rules according to which they have done so have evolved over time. Development Discourse and Global History uses the archaeological and genealogical methods of Michel Foucault to trace the origins of development...

    To Be Published September 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Accentism

    Against Accent Discrimination in Schools and Society

    By Pierre Wilbert Orelus

    Series: Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

    Drawing on the scholarly work of sociocultural and postcolonial theorists and testimonios collected from study participants, this book explores accentism, the systemic form of discrimination against people speaking with an accent deviating from the socially constructed standard accent. Orelus...

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Language of Hate

    A Corpus Linguistic Analysis of a White Supremacist Web Forum

    By Andrew Brindle

    Series: Routledge Advances in Corpus Linguistics

    In this book, Andrew Brindle analyzes a corpus of texts taken from a white supremacist web forum which refer to the subject of homosexuality, drawing conclusions about the discourses of extremism and the dissemination of far-right hate speech online. The website from which Brindle’s corpus is drawn...

    To Be Published February 1st 2016 by Routledge

  6. Sociolinguistic Variation in China

    Undoing Commonness through Cosmopolitan Mandarin

    By Qing Zhang

    To Be Published February 15th 2016 by Routledge

  7. The Routledge Handbook of Language and Identity

    Edited by Sian Preece

    Series: Routledge Handbooks in Applied Linguistics

    To Be Published February 15th 2016 by Routledge

  8. Queer, Latina/o and Bilingual

    A Critical Sociolinguistic Ethnography

    By Holly Cashman

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Multilingualism

    In this book, Holly R. Cashman presents a sociolinguistic ethnography of gay and lesbian Latinas/os in Phoenix, Arizona, exploring the way that ethnic and sexual identities influence (and are influenced by) language practices. Queer, Latina/o and Bilingual questions the view of ethnicity and sexual...

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  9. Exploring Identity

    Language in Action

    By Christina Higgins, Bonny Norton

    Series: Routledge Introductions to Applied Linguistics

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  10. Racialized Identities in Second Language Learning

    Speaking Blackness in Brazil

    By Uju Anya

    Series: Routledge Advances in Second Language Studies

    Racialized Identities in Second Language Learning: Speaking Blackness in Brazil provides a critical overview and original sociolinguistic analysis of the African American experience in second language learning. More broadly, this book introduces the idea of second language learning as "...

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge