Welcome to the Routledge English Language and Linguistics Research catalogue
Routledge Research is our home for cutting-edge scholarly studies and edited collections. Ranging in scholarship across the humanities and social sciences, Routledge Research titles are characterized by dynamic interventions into established subjects and innovative studies on emerging topics.
Our publishing program in Linguistics research has grown rapidly in recent years, and we are pleased to offer books covering topics such as Corpus Linguistics, Discourse Analysis, Rhetoric and Stylistics, Multilingualism, Multimodality, Intercultural Communication, Sociolinguistics, Linguistic Theory, and Translation Studies.
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Margo Irvin, Editor
Series: Routledge Leading Linguists
Over the years, a major strand of Miyagawa's research has been to study how syntax, case marking, and argument structure interact. In particular, Miyagawa's work addresses the nature of the relationship between syntax and argument structure, and how case marking and other phenomena help to...
Published February 26th 2012 by Routledge
Peer Interaction and Second Language Learning synthesizes the existing body of research on the role of peer interaction in second language learning in one comprehensive volume. In spite of the many hours that language learners spend interacting with peers in the classroom, there is a tendency to...
Published January 9th 2014 by Routledge
Linguistic Capital and Language Policy in a Globalizing World
The global spread of English both reproduces and reinforces oppressive structures of inequality. But such structures can no longer be seen as imposed from an imperial center, as English is now actively adopted and appropriated in local contexts around the world. This book argues that such...
Published May 28th 2012 by Routledge
This volume considers a range of ways in which bilingual programs can make a contribution to aspects of human and economic development in the global South. The authors examine the consequences of different policies, programs, and pedagogies for learners and local communities through recent...
Published March 21st 2013 by Routledge
Studies of multimodality have significantly advanced our understanding of the potential of different semiotic resources—verbal, visual, aural, and kinetic—to make meaning and allow people to achieve various social purposes such as persuading, entertaining, and explaining. Yet little is known about...
Published September 24th 2013 by Routledge
Global Governance and the War on Terror
Much has been written about the events of 9/11 and its aftermath as constituting a rupture in US and world history. This book, however, proposes that while the attacks on US homeland were unprecedented, the ensuing discourse of President G.W. Bush and his ‘war on terror’ campaign cannot be said to...
To Be Published December 31st 2014 by Routledge
From Monomodal to Multimodal
In this book, Adolphs and Carter explore key approaches to work in spoken corpus linguistics. The book discusses some of the pioneering challenges faced in designing, building and utilising insights from the analysis of spoken corpora, arguing that, even though writing is heavily privileged in...
Published March 3rd 2013 by Routledge
Authenticity Effects in German Social Autobiographies
In this book, Warner examines a number of German-language literary autobiographies that are connected to diverse social movements of the last forty years. These books have all received critical attention from the popular press, topped bestseller lists, and have been pivotal in discussions of...
Published August 7th 2012 by Routledge