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  1. Language (Routledge Revivals)

    By Leonard Bloomfield

    First published in Great Britain in 1935, this Routledge Revival reissues one of the most influential works ever published in the field of linguistics. Leonard Bloomfield's Language is both a masterpiece of textbook writing and a classic of academic scholarship, which ...

    To Be Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Languages of the Kimberley, Western Australia

    By William B. McGregor

    The Kimberley, the far north-west of Australia, is one of the most linguistically diverse regions of the continent. Some fifty-five Aboriginal languages belonging to five different families are spoken within its borders. Few of these languages are currently being passed on to children, most of whom...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Language, Identity and Conflict

    A Comparative Study of Language in Ethnic Conflict in Europe and Eurasia

    By Diarmait Mac Giolla Chríost

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    This innovative study of language and identity in recent and contemporary cases of ethnic conflict in Europe and Eurasia sets out a response to the limitations in the fields of linguistics and political science. Using examples of language policy and planning in conflict situations, it examines the...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Grammar of Autobiography

    A Developmental Account

    By Jean Quigley

    This is the first book to bring together four distinct literatures--functional linguistics, child language, narrative development, and discursive psychology. It is an outgrowth of the historical relationship between psychology and linguistics, especially the post-Wittgensteinian "turn to language."...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Japanese Bankers in the City of London

    Language, Culture and Identity in the Japanese Diaspora

    By Junko Sakai

    The globalisation of the present day world economy means that more and more people are experiencing different cultures through their work. Focusing on the real experiences of workers in Japanese transnational finance companies, this book not only throws light on this specific case, but at the same...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. On Economizing the Theory of A-Bar Dependencies

    By Wei-Tien Dylan Tsai

    First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Morphologically Governed Accent in Optimality Theory

    By John D. Alderete

    Alderete examines the influences of morphological factors on stress and pitch accent within Optimality Theory....

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Negative Contexts

    Collocation, Polarity and Multiple Negation

    By Ton van der Wouden

    This research emphasizes semantic, syntactic and pragmatic considerations illustrating a wide array of linguistic approaches. Written from within the theoretical framework of Generalized Quantifiers, the three main areas considered are collocations, polarity items and multiple negations....

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Lawyers' Language

    The Distinctiveness of Legal Language

    By Alfred Phillips

    An interesting examination of law as language use or discourse, this study looks at the transformation of ordinary language into a special discourse for the purposes of the legal system. It is widely accepted that legal discourse is obscure, and often the public resent the fact that access to the...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Pragmatics of Conditional Marking

    Implicature, Scalarity, and Exclusivity

    By Scott Schwenter

    First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge