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  • Multimodal Transcription and Text Analysisby Anthony Baldry; Paul J. Thibault

    Equinox Publishing Ltd 2006; US$ 38.00

    What are multimodal texts? How can we transcribe and analyse them? How can multimedia and internet help us in multimodal discourse analysis? What postproduction and authoring skills are needed to analyse a multimodal text or to develop a corpus of multimodal texts? How does integrating multimedia meaning-making resources into hypertext multiply our... more...

  • Chasin' the Birdby Brian Priestley

    Equinox Publishing Ltd 2005; US$ 18.95

    Charlie Parker was one of the influential musicians in jazz, and was the main architect of the jazz revolution of the 1940s. Addicted to drugs and alcohol, and with a tangled private life, he died young. This biography of Charlie Parker provides a discussion of performances and recordings, with discography, notes and bibliography. more...

  • Invitation to Systemic Functional Linguistics through the Cardiff Grammarby Robin Fawcett

    Equinox Publishing Ltd 2008; US$ 28.45

    This short book is intended for two groups of readers, and so is two books in one. First, it is a genuinely introductory introduction to Systemic Functional Grammar (SFG) for the 21st century. But this is also a book for experienced linguists who are interested in a scholarly comparison of the two main current versions of SFG – the Sydney Grammar... more...

  • Delivering Processing Instruction in Classrooms and in Virtual Contextsby James F. Lee; Alessandro Benati

    Equinox Publishing Ltd 2007; US$ 28.45

    This volume focuses on a new issue for PI, the role of technology in language learning. It examines empirically the differential effects of delivering PI in classrooms with an instructor and students interacting (with each other and with the instructor) versus on computers to students working individually. more...

  • From Language to Multimodalityby Carys Jones; Eija Ventola

    Equinox Publishing Ltd 2008; US$ 90.25

    This book shares the recent debates by systemic functional linguistics and other linguistic forums. Its principal focus is on how we use language to make meaning of the world, on how the systems and structures of the ideational function of language represent the realisation of our experiences of the world around us. more...

  • Language and Verbal Art Revisitedby Donna R. Miller; Monica Turci

    Equinox Publishing Ltd 2007; US$ 85.50

    This volume, meant for both specialists and non-specialists, will appeal to both the growing number of scholars working in, and students needing to investigate, the field of literary linguistics, or stylistics. Inspired by Ruqaiya Hasan’s conviction that, […] in verbal art the role of language is central. Here language is not as clothing... more...

  • Meaning-Centered Grammarby Craig Hancock

    Equinox Publishing Ltd 2005; US$ 25.60

    Rather than narrowly dividing language between correct and incorrect, this book promotes a respect for the power and usefulness of language in all its forms. It draws from a number of linguistic grammars, traditional grammar, and contemporary composition theory, yet achieves a unified synthesis by seeing each of these as ways to understand the language... more...

  • Optimality Theory, Phonological Acquisition and Disordersby Daniel A. Dinnsen; Judith A. Gierut

    Equinox Publishing Ltd 2008; US$ 47.45

    Focusing on the phonologies of children with functional (non-organic) speech disorders, this volume reports the latest findings in optimality theory, phonological acquisition and disorders. more...

  • Sexed Textsby Paul Baker

    Equinox Publishing Ltd 2008; US$ 23.70

    Sexed Texts explores the complex role that language plays in the construction of sexuality and gender, two concepts that are often discussed separately, although in practice are closely intertwined. The book draws on a range of theoretical perspectives and published research including performativity theory, feminism, queer studies, psychoanalytical... more...

  • The Disappearance of Writing Systemsby John Baines; John Bennet; Stephen Houston

    Equinox Publishing Ltd 2008; US$ 90.25

    This volume gathers papers from the first conference ever to be held on the disappearance of writing systems, in Oxford in March 2004. While the invention and decipherment of writing systems have long been focuses of research, their eclipse or replacement have been little studied. Because writing is so important in many cultures and civilizations,... more...