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  1. Evaluating Adam Smith

    By William Henderson

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Economics

    Adam Smith is well recognized as the forefather of modern economics, but his success can be attributed not only to what he wrote but also to his use of language. In this exciting new book, Willie Henderson shows how Smith engaged creatively in writing about the economy, and analyzes the extent to...

    Published March 25th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Sociolinguistics

    Edited by Nikolas Coupland, Adam Jaworski

    Series: Critical Concepts in Linguistics

    This title is a new collection in the Routledge Critical Concepts in Linguistics series. In six volumes, it provides a critical synthesis of the key ideas, findings, methods, and approaches that make up the interdisciplinary field of sociolinguistics. It includes both classic texts and contemporary...

    Published December 12th 2008 by Routledge

  3. Language and Gender

    2nd Edition

    By Angela Goddard, Lindsey Mean

    Series: Intertext

    Aimed at A-Level and beginning undergraduate students, Language and Gender: explores the relationship between language and our ideas about men and women challenges commonly expressed views on the subject of language and gender highlights the individual's role in the expression of gender...

    Published November 25th 2008 by Routledge

  4. 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 26th 2008 by Routledge

  5. 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 24th 2008 by Routledge

  6. 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 6th 2008 by Routledge

  7. 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 6th 2008 by Routledge

  8. 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 30th 2007 by Routledge

  9. 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 30th 2007 by Routledge

  10. 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 30th 2007 by Routledge