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  1. Pronunciation and Phonetics

    A Practical Guide for English Language Teachers

    By Adam Brown

    Series: ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

    This engaging, succinct text is an introduction to both phonetics and phonology as applied to the teaching of pronunciation to English language learners. Section 1 selectively covers the main areas of phonetics and phonology, without going into any area in more depth than the average English...

    Published March 12th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Linguistic Analysis of Jokes

    By Graeme Ritchie

    Series: Routledge Studies in Linguistics

    This book starts from three observations. First, the use of humour is a complex, puzzling, and idiosyncratically human form of behaviour (and hence is of scientific interest). Second, there is currently no theory of how humour works. Third, one useful step towards a theory of humour is to analyze...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  3. What English Language Teachers Need to Know Volume III

    Designing Curriculum

    By MaryAnn Christison, Denise E. Murray

    Series: ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

    What English Teachers Need to Know, a set of companion texts designed for pre-service teachers and teachers new to the field of ELT, addresses the key question: What do English language teachers need to know and be able to do in order for their students to learn English? These texts work for...

    Published February 25th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Teaching and Learning English in the Arabic-Speaking World

    Edited by Kathleen M. Bailey, Ryan M. Damerow

    Series: Global Research on Teaching and Learning English

    Co-published with The International Research Foundation for English Language Education (TIRF) An important contribution to the emerging body of research-based knowledge about teaching English to native speakers of Arabic, this volume presents empirical studies carried out in Egypt, Lebanon, Oman,...

    Published February 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  5. Sociocultural Theory and the Pedagogical Imperative in L2 Education

    Vygotskian Praxis and the Research/Practice Divide

    By James P. Lantolf, Matthew E. Poehner

    Series: ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

    Explicating clearly and concisely the full implication of a praxis-oriented language pedagogy, this book argues for an approach to language teaching grounded in a significant scientific theory of human learning—a stance that rejects the consumer approach to theory and the dichotomy between theory...

    Published February 20th 2014 by Routledge

  6. White Hip Hoppers, Language and Identity in Post-Modern America

    By Cecelia Cutler

    Series: Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

    This book examines language and identity among White American middle and upper-middle class youth who affiliate with Hip Hop culture. Hip Hop youth engage in practices that range from the consumption of rap music and fashion to practices like MC-ing (writing and performing raps or "rhymes"), DJ-ing...

    Published February 19th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Using Statistics in Small-Scale Language Education Research

    Focus on Non-Parametric Data

    By Jean L. Turner

    Series: ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

    Assuming no familiarity with statistical methods, this text for language education research methods and statistics courses provides detailed guidance and instruction on principles of designing, conducting, interpreting, reading, and evaluating statistical research done in classroom settings...

    Published February 19th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Routledge Handbook of Language and Professional Communication

    Edited by Vijay Bhatia, Stephen Bremner

    Series: Routledge Handbooks in Applied Linguistics

    The Routledge Handbook of Language and Professional Communication provides a broad coverage of the key areas where language and professional communication intersect and gives a comprehensive account of the field. The four main sections of the Handbook cover: Approaches to Professional...

    Published February 18th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Digital Literary Studies

    Corpus Approaches to Poetry, Prose, and Drama

    By David L. Hoover, Jonathan Culpeper, Kieran O'Halloran

    Series: Routledge Advances in Corpus Linguistics

    Digital Literary Studies presents a broad and varied picture of the promise and potential of methods and approaches that are crucially dependent upon the digital nature of the literary texts it studies and the texts and collections of texts with which they are compared. It focuses on style, diction...

    Published February 17th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The Routledge Handbook of Language and Health Communication

    Edited by Heidi Hamilton, Wen-ying Sylvia Chou

    Series: Routledge Handbooks in Applied Linguistics

    The Routledge Handbook of Language and Health Communication consists of forty chapters that provide a broad, comprehensive, and systematic overview of the role that linguistics plays within health communication research and its applications. The Handbook is divided into three sections:...

    Published February 17th 2014 by Routledge