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Routledge has an illustrious history in research and reference publishing. You can explore this area of the site to learn more about our featured research, reference, monographs, handbooks and major works in English Language & Applied Linguistics. In addition, you can visit one of following areas for broad representation of our reference publishing program:

Recent Research & Reference Articles

  1. Now Available: Translation and Localisation in Video Games

    This book is a multidisciplinary study of the translation and localization of video games. It offers a descriptive analysis of the industry – understood as a global phenomenon in entertainment – and aims to explain the norms governing present industry practices, as well as game localization processes. Additionally, it discusses particular translation issues that are unique to the multichannel nature of video games, in which verbal and nonverbal signs must be cohesively combined with interactivity to achieve maximum playability and immerse players in the game’s virtual world. Read More

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  2. Now Available: The Routledge Handbook of Hispanic Applied Linguistics

    This book provides a comprehensive overview of Hispanic applied linguistics, allowing students to understand the field from a variety of perspectives and offering insight into the ever-growing number of professional opportunies afforded to Spanish language program graduates. The goal of this book is to re-contextualize the notion of applied linguistics as simply the application of theoretical linguistic concepts to practical settings and to consider it as its own field that addresses language-based issues and problems in a real-world context. Read More

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  3. Have you heard about Routledge Handbooks Online?

    Have you heard about Routledge Handbooks Online?

    Routledge Handbooks Online (RHO) is the new online home for Routledge Handbooks, Companions, and Worlds content.

    RHO brings together a highly acclaimed, world-class collection of handbooks spanning 18 diverse subject areas, all on one digital platform. Every handbook is edited by leading scholars, is peer-reviewed, and provides a definitive overview of a whole subject area or sub-discipline. Each handbook chapter acts as a standalone piece of scholarship, complete with its own abstract and metadata, making it completely searchable and browsable, and providing powerful functionality to the student and researcher.

    Routledge Handbooks Online features 15 acclaimed Linguistics titles. Click here to learn more and sign up for your free trial.

  4. Now Available: The Routledge Handbook of Educational Linguistics

    The Routledge Handbook of Educational Linguistics provides a comprehensive survey of the core and current language-related issues in educational contexts. Bringing together the expertise and voices of well-established as well as emerging scholars from around the world, the handbook offers over thirty authoritative and critical explorations of methodologies and contexts of educational linguistics, issues of instruction and assessment, and teacher education, as well as coverage of key topics such as advocacy, critical pedagogy, and ethics and politics of research in educational linguistics. Read More

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  5. Perspectives on Literature and Translation

    Series of the Month: Routledge Advances in Translation Studies

    The August series of the month, Routledge Advances in Translation Studies, sheds new light on the complexities of translation with monographs and edited collections. The series is accompanied by our online Translation Studies Portal

  6. Stories and Social Media

    Review of Stories and Social Media

    Discourse Studies 16(4) published a review of Ruth E. Page's Stories and Social Media: Identities and Interaction.  

  7. Style and Rhetoric of Short Narrative Fiction

    Series of the Month: Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Stylistics

    Check out the latest titles in our Linguistics Research Series of the Month Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Stylistics, edited by Michael Burke. 

  8. Introducing The Routledge Handbook of Historical Linguistics

    The Routledge Handbook of Historical Linguistics provides a survey of the field covering the methods which underpin current work; models of language change; and the importance of historical linguistics for other subfields of linguistics and other disciplines. Read more

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  9. A Century of Knowledge Catalog

    Free to View Linguistics Titles for June Only!

    Routledge is committed to ensuring that valuable research from the past is available in the newest and most accessible formats. As part of this commitment, we have digitized over 15,000 of our older titles that were previously only available in print. These titles span a century of research across the social sciences and humanities, and we are delighted to have made over 6,000 of them freely available to view during the month of June.
     

  10. The Routledge Handbook of Language and Professional Communication

    New Handbooks in Language and Linguistics

    A number of Language and Linguistics Handbooks across a variety of areas are publishing in 2014.

    Compiled by leading academics our Handbooks feature specially commissioned chapters from internationally recognized experts in their field. Informed, rich and cutting edge, they provide a comprehensive and authoritative overview of key topics, making them the perfect library research resource.

    Discover our new and upcoming 2014 Handbooks


     

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