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Major Works: Language & Linguistics

You are currently browsing 81–90 of 231 new and published major works in the subject of Language & Linguistics — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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Routledge Major Works has a strong international focus and each of the sets is edited by a leading expert in their field. This publishing programme continues to grow with new book series being created all the time.

Titles published by Routledge Major Works cover an abundance of literature on leading and influential figures, key concepts, topics and sub-disciplines across the social sciences, humanities, behavioural sciences and law.

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  1. Experimental Psycholinguistics (PLE: Psycholinguistics)

    An Introduction

    By Sam Glucksberg, Joseph H. Danks

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Psycholinguistics

    How is speech produced and understood in the context of everyday communication? First published in 1975, this book is considered one the best of the early books in this field. The task of psycholinguistics is to discover how people produce and comprehend speech. This encompasses virtually all...

    Published August 21st 2013 by Psychology Press

  2. Bilingualism and Language Disability (PLE: Psycholinguistics)

    Assessment and Remediation

    Edited by Nick Miller

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Psycholinguistics

    Society is becoming increasingly multi-lingual and this presents monolingual professionals, particularly those in special education and speech pathology, with severe problems. Is the language delay in a child from a bilingual environment a result of this background or is there a specific speech...

    Published August 21st 2013 by Psychology Press

  3. Language and Cognition in Schizophrenia (PLE: Psycholinguistics)

    Edited by Steven Schwartz

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Psycholinguistics

    Originally published in 1978, the contributors to this volume, including the leading figures in experimental psychopathology, were largely concerned with deducing the behaviour of schizophrenics from general psychological theories of language, learning and cognition. Their emphasis on deduction...

    Published August 21st 2013 by Psychology Press

  4. Psychology of Language (PLE: Psycholinguistics)

    An Introduction to Sentence and Discourse Processes

    By Murray Singer

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Psycholinguistics

    Originally published in 1990, this comprehensive volume addresses the central issues of sentence and discourse processes, with particular emphasis placed on reading and listening comprehension. The text material is accessible to both upper-level undergraduate and graduate students and informative...

    Published August 21st 2013 by Psychology Press

  5. Psycholinguistic Research (PLE: Psycholinguistics)

    Implications and Applications

    Edited by Doris Aaronson, Robert W. Rieber

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Psycholinguistics

    Originally published in 1979, this book represents an effort to bring together the two disciplines at the core of psycholinguistics, psychology and linguistics. It discusses a broad variety of theoretical approaches to psycholinguistics as well as covering a wide range of topics. At the time the...

    Published August 21st 2013 by Psychology Press

  6. English Phonetics: Twentieth-Century Developments

    Edited by Beverley S. Collins, Inger Mees, Paul Carley

    Series: Logos Studies in Language and Linguistics

    Co-published by Routledge and Edition Synapse By the end of the nineteenth century, phonetics was increasingly recognized as a valid scientific discipline. While early experimental and instrumental research in speech science was concentrated in Germany, France, and the USA, in Britain—thanks to the...

    Published July 31st 2013 by Routledge

  7. Language Evolution

    Edited by W. Tecumseh Fitch, Gesche Westphal Fitch

    Series: Critical Concepts in Linguistics

    This new four-volume collection, part of Routledge’s Critical Concepts in Linguistics series, assembles the most important scholarly writings concerning the biological evolution of language, particularly those incorporating a Darwinian view of evolution. Including excerpts from ancient sources such...

    Published February 14th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Educational Linguistics

    Edited by Nancy H. Hornberger

    Series: Critical Concepts in Linguistics

    What educational approaches best serve language-minority children? What policies, programmes, and circumstances encourage or contribute to minority-language maintenance? How do we make sense of the ecology of language development and socialization in non-traditional settings? And what is the...

    Published December 21st 2011 by Routledge

  9. Metaphor and Figurative Language

    Edited by Patrick Hanks, Rachel Giora

    Series: Critical Concepts in Linguistics

    With contributions from Aristotle to Lakoff and Johnson, and incorporating the work of philosophers, linguists, literary theorists, and cognitive psychologists, this wide-ranging and multidisciplinary six-volume collection on metaphor and figurative language is a new title from Routledge’s Critical...

    Published November 23rd 2011 by Routledge

  10. Pragmatics II

    Edited by Asa Kasher

    Series: Critical Concepts in Linguistics

    A new title in the Routledge Major Works series, Critical Concepts in Linguistics, Pragmatics II is a four-volume collection of the very best scholarship on pragmatics. It is an essential successor collection to the editor’s Pragmatics (6 vols.) (978-0-415-11734-0), published in 1998 and described...

    Published November 23rd 2011 by Routledge