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  • Creativity and the Agile Mindby Tony Veale; Kurt Feyaerts; Charles Forceville

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 127.33

    Honorary editor: René Dirven The series Applications of Cognitive Linguistics (ACL) welcomes book proposals from any domain where the theoretical insights developed in Cognitive Linguistics (CL) have been (or could be) fruitfully applied. In the past thirty-five years, the CL movement has articulated a rich and satisfying view of... more...

  • The Language Situation in China, Volume 1by Li Yuming; Li Wei

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 116.72

    This series brings together original studies and translated work on language, culture, and society in China and across the Chinese diasporas worldwide. Topics include language policy and planning, language standardization and language engineering, language contact and multilingualism, language in education, language and the media, language... more...

  • Communicationby Karl Erik Rosengren

    SAGE Publications 1999; US$ 50.00

    Written as an introduction for beginning students, this book offers a thorough, yet lively, overview of human communication in all its aspects. Accessibly written and assuming no prior knowledge of the discipline Communication: An Introduction : offers a thorough, yet lively, examination of all aspects of human communication, including: a summary... more...

  • Ausgewählte Schriftenby Otto Weinreich; Ulrich Klein; Günther Wille

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1969; US$ 225.00

    Durch die vorliegende Sammlung soll alles an entlegener Stelle Veröffentlichte vereinigt und alles nicht mehr Greifbare erneut vorgelegt werden, damit dieses Lebenswerk in seinem vollen Umfang zugänglich bleibt. Bestimmt sich damit die Auswahl der Beiträge nach dem äußeren Gesichtspunkt der Vervollständigung des Erreichbaren, so ist auch die chronologische... more...

  • The Politics of Englishby Marnie Holborow

    SAGE Publications 1999; US$ 47.00

    This book offers a major reappraisal of the role of language in the social world. Focusing on three main areas - the global spread of English, Standard English, and language and sexism - The Politics of English : examines World English in relation to international capitalism and colonialism; analyzes the ideological underpinnings of the debate about... more...

  • Constructing the Heritage Language Learnerby Neriko Doerr; Kiri Lee

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 127.33

    Heritage language education is a relatively new field developed as "heritage" has become an important trope of belonging, legitimacy and commodification. Many recent studies treat the "heritage language learner" as an objective category. However, it is a social construct, whose meaning is contested by researchers, school administrators... more...

  • Current Multilingualismby David Singleton; Joshua A. Fishman; Larissa Aronin; Muiris Ó Laoire

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 127.33

    This volume approaches contemporary multilingualism as a new linguistic dispensation, in urgent need of research-led, reflective scrutiny. The book addresses the emergent global and local patterns of multingual use and acquisition across the world and explores the major trends that characterize today's multilingualism. It is divided into... more...

  • Statistics for Linguistics with Rby Stefan Th. Gries

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 37.10

    This book is the revised and extended second edition of Statistics for Linguistics with R . The volume is an introduction to statistics for linguists using the open source software R. It is aimed at students and instructors/professors with little or no statistical background and is written in a non-technical and reader-friendly/accessible... more...

  • Sproghistorie og sprogtypologiby Hanne Leth Andersen; Nanna Bjargum; Birte Dahlgreen

    Aarhus University Press 2010; US$ 9.22

    Dette nummer af Sprogforum er det tredje i en række, der tager afsæt i forløbet i Almen Sprogforståelse, som indgår i grundforløbet i det almene gymnasium efter reformen fra 2005.Vi har i dette nummer sat fokus på flere aspekter: hvilken gavn kan eleverne have af at få sproghistorisk indsigt, og hvordan kan man bygge bro mellem gymnasiets undervisning... more...

  • Profession sproglærerby Nanna Bjargum; Bergthóra Kristjánsdóttir; Karen Lund

    Aarhus University Press 2008; US$ 9.22

    Til dette nummer af Sprogforum har vi samlet en række artikler hvori forfatterne beskriver og analyserer sprogprofessions- og professionaliseringsudviklingen inden for forskellige dele af uddannelsessystemet, og fortæller om hvordan sproglærere har oplevet og arbejdet med udviklingen af en ny professionalisme inden for deres fag. Vi håber temanummeret... more...