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  1. The Routledge Course In Modern Mandarin - Complete Simplified Bundle (Levels 1 and 2)

    By Claudia Ross, Baozhang He, Pei-Chia Chen, Meng Yeh

    This bundle consists of the following books: The Routledge Course in Modern Mandarin, Textbook Level 1 Simplified Characters The...

    Published December 16th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Routledge Course in Modern Mandarin Chinese Workbook 2 (Traditional)

    By Claudia Ross, Baozhang He, Pei-Chia Chen, Meng Yeh

    The Routledge Course in Mandarin Chinese is a two-year undergraduate course for students with no prior background in Chinese study. Designed to build a strong foundation in both the spoken and written language it develops all the basic skills such as pronunciation, character writing, word use and...

    Published November 16th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Routledge Course in Modern Mandarin Chinese Level 2 Traditional

    By Claudia Ross, Baozhang He, Pei-chia Chen, Meng Yeh

    The Routledge Course in Mandarin Chinese is a two-year undergraduate course for students with no prior background in Chinese study. Designed to build a strong foundation in both the spoken and written language it develops all the basic skills such as pronunciation, character writing, word use and...

    Published November 16th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Routledge Course In Modern Mandarin Chinese Level 2 (Simplified)

    By Claudia Ross, Pei-Chia Chen, Baozhang He, Meng Yeh

    The Routledge Course in Mandarin Chinese is a two-year undergraduate course for students with no prior background in Chinese study. Designed to build a strong foundation in both the spoken and written language it develops all the basic skills such as pronunciation, character writing, word use and...

    Published November 3rd 2011 by Routledge

  5. China's Assimilationist Language Policy

    The Impact on Indigenous/Minority Literacy and Social Harmony

    Edited by Gulbahar H. Beckett, Gerard A. Postiglione

    Series: Comparative Development and Policy in Asia

    China has huge ethnic minorities – over 40 different groups with a total population of over 100 million. Over time China’s policies towards minority languages have varied, changing from policies which have accommodated minority languages to policies which have encouraged integration. At...

    Published October 27th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Hiyaku: An Intermediate Japanese Course

    By Shigeru Eguchi, Fumiko Nazikian, Miharu Nittono, Keiko Okamoto, Jisuk Park

    Hiyaku: An Intermediate Japanese Course provides a progressive intermediate course in Japanese, incorporating modern teaching methods and practicing all four language skills. Hiyaku provides content-based instruction, with authentic and semi-authentic dialogues and readings, all carefully selected...

    Published June 22nd 2011 by Routledge

  7. Yufa! A Practical Guide to Mandarin Chinese Grammar

    By Wen-Hua Teng

    Series: Routledge Concise Grammars

    YUFA! A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO MANDARIN CHINESE GRAMMAR takes a unique approach to explaining the major topics of Mandarin Chinese grammar. By providing examples that are rooted in realistic situations, the author shows you how grammar is used in everyday life. The book features:Chinese characters,...

    Published March 26th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Learning Chinese, Turning Chinese

    Challenges to Becoming Sinophone in a Globalised World

    By Edward McDonald

    Series: Asia's Transformations

    In this book Edward McDonald takes a fresh look at issues of language in Chinese studies. He takes the viewpoint of the university student of Chinese with the ultimate goal of becoming 'sinophone': that is, developing a fluency and facility at operating in Chinese-language contexts comparable to...

    Published February 7th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Korean

    A Comprehensive Grammar

    By Jaehoon Yeon, Lucien Brown

    Series: Routledge Comprehensive Grammars

    Korean: A Comprehensive Grammar is a complete reference guide to Korean grammar. It presents a thorough yet accessible overview of the language, concentrating on the real patterns of use in modern Korean. The book moves from the alphabet and pronunciation through morphology and word classes to a...

    Published January 25th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Cantonese: A Comprehensive Grammar

    2nd Edition

    By Stephen Matthews, Virginia Yip

    Series: Routledge Comprehensive Grammars

    Cantonese: A Comprehensive Grammar is a complete reference guide to Cantonese as spoken by native speakers in Hong Kong. It presents a fresh and accessible description of the language, concentrating on the real patterns of use in current Cantonese. This makes it the ideal reference source for all...

    Published December 13th 2010 by Routledge