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Major Works: Applied Linguistics

You are currently browsing 1–10 of 25 new and published major works in the subject of Applied 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. Language Testing and Assessment

    Edited by Antony John Kunnan

    Series: Critical Concepts in Linguistics

    Most scholars consider the birth of modern language testing as a field of study to be the year 1961 with the publication of Robert Lado’s book Language Testing and John Carroll’s chapter ‘Fundamental Considerations in Language Testing’. In the decades since it has grown in scope into a deeper and...

    Published April 9th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Systemic Functional Linguistics

    Edited by J. R. Martin, Y. J. Doran

    Series: Critical Concepts in Linguistics

    Systemic Functional Linguistics is a functional model of language inspired by the work of Saussure, Hjelmslev, Whorf, and Firth. SFL was developed by Michael Halliday and his colleagues in the 1960s and has grown into a widely studied and research field, with growing interest in China, Latin...

    Published March 27th 2015 by Routledge

  3. English for Academic Purposes

    Edited by Helen Basturkmen

    Series: Critical Concepts in Linguistics

    English for Academic Purposes (EAP) focuses on the types of English learners encounter and use in academic or study situations, usually in higher education contexts, and on the teaching and learning of academic English. It also focuses on the types of English and forms of communication used by...

    Published February 13th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Roman Jakobson

    Edited by Margaret Thomas

    Series: Critical Assessments of Leading Linguists

    Although Roman Jakobson (1886–1982) styled himself a ‘Russian philologist’, that epithet covers only a fraction of his disciplinary breadth and international impact. In a long and prolific career, he wrote about theoretical and applied linguistics, phonology, prosody, poetics, semiotics,...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics Mini-set E: Indo-European Linguistics

    Edited by Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Linguistics

    RLE: Linguistics Mini-set E focuses on Indo-European Linguistics, and features a range of important works by leading international linguists. These classic titles include On Complementation in Icelandic, German Pronunciation and Phonology, The Irish Language and Reduced Constructions...

    Published November 21st 2013 by Routledge