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

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 116.25

    China, with the world's largest population, numerous ethnic groups, and vast geographical space, is also rich in languages. Since 2006, China's State Language Commission has been publishing annual reports on "language life" in China. These reports cover language policy and planning, new trends in language use, and major events concerning... 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$ 126.82

    Though often treated as an objective category, heritage language learner is a social construct contested by researchers, government officials, school administrators, and students themselves. Based on ethnographic fieldwork at a Japanese language school in the US, the book examines the construction of the heritage language learner, viewing... more...

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

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 126.82

    This volume approaches current 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. Its fifteen chapters... more...

  • Statistics for Linguistics with Rby Stefan Th. Gries

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 36.95

    This book is the revised and extended second edition of Statistics for Linguistics with R . The comprehensive revision includes new small sections on programming topics that facilitate statistical analysis, the addition of a variety of statistical functions readers can apply to their own data, and a revision of overview sections on statistical... 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...

  • Sprog på universitetetby Nanna Bjargum; Bergthóra Kristjánsdóttir; Karen Lund

    Aarhus University Press 2010; US$ 6.39

    De danske universiteter kan ikke længere kun betragtes som nationale insitutioner men er i stigende grad en del af et globalt samfund. For at kunne sikre et højt niveau i undervisning og forskning er det nødvendigt for universiteterne at rekruttere internationale forskningssamarbejder og bidrage til udbud af internationale fællesuddannelser. Denne... more...