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  1. Metaphor and the Dynamics of Knowledge

    By Sabine Maasen, Peter Weingart

    Series: Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

    This book opens up a new route to the study of knowledge dynamics and the sociology of knowledge. The focus is on the role of metaphors as powerful catalysts, and the book dissects their role in the construction of theories of knowledge. It is of vital interest to social and cognitive scientists...

    Published December 16th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Communicating Beyond Language

    Everyday Encounters with Diversity

    By Betsy Rymes

    This new book offers a timely and lively appraisal of the concept of communicative repertoires, resources we use to express who we are when in dialogue with others. Each chapter describes and illustrates the communicative resources humans deploy daily, but rarely think about – not only the multiple...

    Published December 14th 2013 by Routledge

  3. The Subject of Tragedy (Routledge Revivals)

    Identity and Difference in Renaissance Drama

    By Catherine Belsey

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1985, The Subject of Tragedy takes the drama of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries as the starting point for an analysis of the differential identities of man and woman. Catherine Belsey charts, in a range of fictional and non-fictional texts, the production in the...

    Published December 4th 2013 by Routledge

  4. 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...

    Published December 4th 2013 by Routledge

  5. The Ideology of Conduct (Routledge Revivals)

    Essays in Literature and the History of Sexuality

    Edited by Nancy Armstrong, Leonard Tennenhouse

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    In The Ideology of Conduct, first published in 1987, scholars from various fields, from the medieval period to the present day, discuss literature in which the sole purpose is to instruct women in how to make themselves desirable. This collection investigates how middle-class writers who had long...

    Published December 4th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

    Edited by Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

    Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics brings together as one set, mini-sets, or individual volumes, a series of previously out-of-print classics from a variety of academic imprints. With titles ranging from Applied Linguistics and Language Learning to Experimental...

    Published November 21st 2013 by Routledge

  7. Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics Mini-set A General Linguistics

    Edited by Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

    RLE: Linguistics Mini-set A focuses on the field of General Linguistics, and collects classic titles from imprints such as Garland, Allen & Unwin, and Croom Helm. A variety of important international linguists are featured. The titles are: The Chomsky Update. The Conceptual...

    Published November 21st 2013 by Routledge

  8. Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics Mini-set B: Grammar

    Edited by Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

    RLE: Linguistics Mini-set B has brought together a collection of essential Grammar titles, ranging from Basic Word Order to Existential Sentences, from The Pragmatics of Style to The Semantics of Determiners. These books, some long out of print, form a classic collection by some of...

    Published November 21st 2013 by Routledge

  9. Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics Mini-set C: Applied Linguistics

    Edited by Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

    RLE: Linguistics Mini-set C gathers together a range of classic books on Applied Linguistics. These titles, essential in understanding the development of this discipline, were written by a host of international linguists, and include The Historical Phonology of Vowel Length and...

    Published November 21st 2013 by Routledge

  10. Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics Mini-set D: English Linguistics

    Edited by Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

    RLE: Linguistics Mini-set D looks at English Linguistics, collecting classic titles from imprints such as Garland and Croom Helm, as well as Routledge. These important works include The Elements of English, Studies in Linguistic Geography and Studies in the Pronunciation of English....

    Published November 21st 2013 by Routledge