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  • English for Academic Purposesby Ken Hyland

    Taylor & Francis 2006; US$ 41.95

    Introduces the major theories, approaches and controversies in the field and gathers together influential readings from key names in the discipline, including: John Swales, Alistair Pennycook, and Greg Myers. This work is a useful resource for students and researchers of Applied Linguistics. more...

  • Second Language Writingby Ken Hyland

    Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 29.00 US$ 23.78

    This text is a highly accessible and authoritative approach to the theory and practice of teaching writing to students of English. more...

  • Hedging in Scientific Research Articlesby Ken Hyland

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1998; US$ 173.00

    This book provides a comprehensive study of hedging in academic research papers, relating a systematic analysis of forms to a pragmatic explanation for their use. Based on a detailed examination of journal articles and interviews with research scientists, the study shows that the extensive use of possibility and tentativeness in research writing is... more...

  • Writing in the academyby Ken Hyland

    Institute of Education Press 2012; US$ 9.95

    This lecture explores the importance of writing in higher education to both academics and students by focusing on the ways it contributes to knowledge, education and the professional careers of academics themselves. more...

  • Teaching and Researching Writingby Ken Hyland

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 46.95

    This book provides an authoritative, readable and up-to-date guide to the major themes and developments in current writing theory, research and teaching. Written in a clear, accessible style, it covers theoretical and conceptual issues, addresses current questions and shows how research has fed into state-of-the-art teaching methods, practices, materials... more...

  • Teaching and Researching Writingby Ken Hyland

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 49.95

    This third edition of Teaching and Researching Writing continues to build upon the previous editions? work of providing educators and practitioners in applied linguistics with a clearly written and complete guide to writing research and teaching. The text explores both theoretical and conceptual questions, grapples with key issues in the field today,... more...

  • OAL: Academic Publishingby Ken Hyland

    Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 34.66

    Ken Hyland provides an authoritative discussion of key aspects of writing for academic publication. What are the issues surrounding particular academic genres? What are the processes experienced by scholars writing in these genres on the way to publication? The book explores some of the biggest issues and challenges in academic publication, including:... more...

  • Academic Evaluationby Professor Ken Hyland; Dr Giuliana Diani

    Palgrave Macmillan 2009; US$ 110.00

    This book explores how academics publically evaluate each others' work. Focusing on blurbs, book reviews, review articles, and literature reviews, the international contributors to the volume show how writers manage to critically engage with others' ideas, argue their own viewpoints, and establish academic credibility. more...

  • Feedback in Second Language Writingby Ken Hyland; Fiona Hyland

    Cambridge University Press 2006; US$ 34.00 US$ 27.88

    This collection of scholarly articles by leading researchers offers empirical data and analysis of complex issues related to providing feedback during the writing process. more...

  • The Routledge Handbook of English for Academic Purposesby Ken Hyland; Philip Shaw

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 205.00

    The Routledge Handbook of English for Academic Purposes provides an accessible, authoritative and comprehensive introduction to English for Academic Purposes (EAP), covering the main theories, concepts, contexts and applications of this fast growing area of applied linguistics. Forty-four chapters are organised into eight sections covering: Conceptions... more...