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  • English Wordsby Heidi Harley

    Wiley 2006; US$ 133.95 US$ 116.09

    English Words is a comprehensive and accessible introduction to the study of English words from a theoretically informed linguistic perspective. accessibly written to give students a command of basic theory, skills in analyzing English words, and the foundation needed for more advanced study in linguistic theory or lexicology covers basic introductory... more...

  • The phonetics of English and Dutchby B.S. Collins; I. Mees

    BRILL 2003; US$ 64.00

    Provides an introductory course on the phonetics of English and Dutch. Theoretical and practical aspects of the subject are explained for the student by means of numerous self-study exercises in articulation and transcription. This book contains a contrastive description of British RP English and of Dutch. more...

  • Ethnolinguistic Chicagoby Marcia Farr

    Lawrence Erlbaum Associates 2003; US$ 115.00

    Often cited as a quintessential American city, Chicago is and always has been a city of immigrants, and is one of the most linguistically diverse cities in the United States. Language is central to social identity, this work look at the related issues of language and ethnicity. more...

  • The English Studies Bookby Rob Pope

    Taylor & Francis 2002; US$ 30.95

    This handbook designed specifically to support students and teachers of English language, literature and culture by combining the functions of study guide, critical dictionary and text anthology. more...

  • New Zealand Englishby Elizabeth Gordon; Lyle Campbell; Jennifer Hay; Margaret Maclagan; Andrea Sudbury; Peter Trudgill

    Cambridge University Press 2004; US$ 47.00

    Examines the origins and development of New Zealand English on the basis of extensive audio-recordings. more...

  • Minimalist Syntaxby Andrew Radford

    Cambridge University Press 2004; US$ 44.00

    This textbook provides a concise, clear, and accessible introduction to syntactic theory. more...

  • 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...

  • Signs of Diaspora / Diaspora of Signsby Grey Gundaker

    Oxford University Press 1998; US$ 129.99

    Challenging monolithic approaches to culture and literacy, this book looks at the roots of African-American reading and writing from the perspective of vernacular activities and creolization. It shows that African-Americans, while readily mastering the conventions and canons of Euro-America, also drew on knowledge of their own to make an oppositional... more...

  • Talk that Countsby Ronald K. S. Macaulay

    Oxford University Press 2005; US$ 64.99

    Talk That Counts is a sociolinguistic study of variation in discourse employing quantitative methods to explore age, gender, and social class differences in the use of features such as you know, I mean, adverbs, and pronouns.Unlike many studies of discourse variation that focus on a single social factor, Talk That Counts examines age, gender,... more...

  • Numerous Meaningsby Bert Bultinck

    BRILL 2005; US$ 109.00

    Outlandish as it may seem to the uninitiated, the meaning of English cardinal numbers has been the object of many heated and fascinating debates. Notwithstanding the numerous important objections that have been formulated in the last three decades, the (neo-)Gricean, scalar account is still the standard semantic description of numerals. In this book,... more...