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  1. Talking Texts

    How Speech and Writing Interact in School Learning

    Edited by Rosalind Horowitz

    This volume examines how oral and written language function in school learning , and how oral texts can be successfully inter-connected to the written texts that are used on a daily basis in schools. Rather than argue for the prominence of one over the other, the goal is to help the reader gain a...

    Published June 26th 2007 by Routledge

  2. Cultural Practices of Literacy

    Case Studies of Language, Literacy, Social Practice, and Power

    Edited by Victoria Purcell-Gates

    This volume presents case studies of literacy practices as shaped by culture, language, community, and power. Covering a range of contexts and exploring a number of relevant dimensions in the evolving picture of literacy as situated, multiple, and social, the studies are grouped around four...

    Published March 1st 2007 by Routledge

  3. Hiphop Literacies

    By Elaine Richardson

    Series: Literacies

    Hiphop Literacies is an exploration of the rhetorical, language and literacy practices of African Americans, with a focus on the Hiphop generation. Richardson analyses the lyrics and discourse of Hiphop, explodes myths and stereotypes about Black culture and language and shows how Hiphop language...

    Published August 17th 2006 by Routledge

  4. Classroom Interactions as Cross-Cultural Encounters

    Native Speakers in EFL Lessons

    By Jasmine C. M. Luk, Angel M. Y. Lin

    Series: ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

    Classroom Interactions as Cross-Cultural Encounters is about native English speakers teaching English as a global language in non-English speaking countries. Through analysis of naturally occurring dialogic encounters, the authors examine the multifaceted ways in which teachers and students...

    Published August 3rd 2006 by Routledge

  5. The Grammar of Identity

    Intensifiers and Reflexives in Germanic Languages

    By Volker Gast

    Series: Routledge Studies in Germanic Linguistics

    English self-forms and related words from other Germanic languages (e.g. Dutch zelf, Swedish själv, etc.) are used in two different functions: as ‘intensifiers’ (e.g. The president himself made the decision) and as markers of reflexivity (John criticized himself). On the basis of a comparative...

    Published July 28th 2006 by Routledge

  6. The Chinese Particle Le

    Discourse Construction and Pragmatic Marking in Chinese

    By M.E. van den Berg, G. Wu

    Series: Routledge Studies in Asian Linguistics

    Ever since the start of Chinese linguistic studies, the description of the Chinese particle LE has remained elusive. The classification has evolved from a listing of sentences and the discussion of contrastive pairs to a more context and discourse-oriented analysis. The development in recent years...

    Published May 23rd 2006 by Routledge

  7. Investigating Media Discourse

    By ANNE O'KEEFFE

    Series: Domains of Discourse

    Investigating Media Discourse explores spoken interactions in the media, drawing on contemporary sources from the English speaking world including chat shows, radio phone-ins and political interviews with leaders such as Tony Blair and George W.Bush. The main theoretical framework used in this work...

    Published May 23rd 2006 by Routledge

  8. Investigating Classroom Discourse

    By Steve Walsh

    Series: Domains of Discourse

    Introducing language use and interaction as the basis of good teaching and learning, this invaluable book equips teachers and researchers with the tools to analyze classroom discourse and move towards more effective instruction. Presenting an overview of existing approaches to describing and...

    Published March 2nd 2006 by Routledge

  9. Teacher Identity Discourses

    Negotiating Personal and Professional Spaces

    By Janet Alsup

    Series: NCTE-Routledge Research Series

    In this book, Janet Alsup reports and theorizes a multi-layered study of teacher identity development. The study, which followed six pre-service English education students, was designed to investigate her hypothesis that forming (or failing to form) a professional identity is central in the process...

    Published October 18th 2005 by Routledge

  10. Interpreting Texts

    By Kim Ballard

    Series: Routledge A Level English Guides

    Routledge A Level English Guides equip AS and A2 Level students with the skills they need to explore, evaluate and enjoy English. Books in the series are built around the various skills specified in the assessment objectives (AOs) for all AS and A2 Level English courses.Focusing on the AOs most...

    Published July 19th 2005 by Routledge