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  • What Is Sociolinguistics?by Gerard Van Herk

    Wiley 2012; US$ 40.95 US$ 36.86

    What is Sociolinguistics? is a tour through the major issues that define the field, such as region, status, gender, time, language attitudes, interaction, and style, while also exploring the sociolinguistics of multilingualism, culture and ethnicity, language contact, and education, all introduced with excitement, humor, and deep knowledge. Explores... more...

  • Essential Linguisticsby David E. Freeman; Yvonne S. Freeman

    Heinemann 2004; US$ 37.50

    With increased emphasis on phonemic awareness and phonics, teachers need to know how language works. Basic linguistic concepts can help them make decisions about how to teach reading, spelling, phonics, and grammar to all students, including English language learners. The Freemans explain essential linguistic concepts in a thorough but manageable manner,... more...

  • The Acquisition of Two Languages from Birthby Annick de Houwer

    Cambridge University Press 1990; US$ 76.00

    This study's main aim is to explore the nature of early bilingual morphosyntactic development. more...

  • Morpheme Order and Semantic Scopeby Keren Rice

    Cambridge University Press 2000; US$ 62.00

    This book offers a rich and theoretically informed survey of verb structure in Athapaskan languages. more...

  • The Stories of Englishby David Crystal

    Penguin Books Ltd 2005; US$ 18.32

    When and why did 'thou' disappear from Standard English? Would a Victorian Cockney have said 'observation' or 'hobservation'? Was Jane Austen making a mistake when she wrote 'Jenny and James are walked to Charmonth this afternoon'? This superbly well-informed - and also wonderfully entertaining - history of the English language answers all these... more...

  • The Study of Languageby George Yule

    Cambridge University Press 2014; US$ 30.00

    Easy to follow, simple to understand, broad yet concise - the fundamental introduction to language. Includes thirty new tasks. more...

  • The Oxford Handbook of the Wordby John R. Taylor

    OUP Oxford 2015; US$ 174.99

    This handbook addresses words in all their multifarious aspects and brings together scholars from every relevant discipline to do so. The many subjects covered include word frequencies, lexical borrowing, word origins and change, place and personal names, word acquisition and bilingualism, and word games and puzzles. more...

  • Psychiatry: An evidence-based textby Bassant Puri; Ian Treasaden

    CRC Press 2009; US$ 110.00

    Succinct, user-friendly, thoroughly referenced and prepared by leading experts in the field, this book is the only single textbook you will need to succeed in the Royal College of Psychiatrists' MRCPsych and other related higher examinations. Chapters follow the structure and syllabus of the examination ensuring that you receive the necessary essential... more...

  • Writing and Identityby Roz Ivanic

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1998; US$ 54.00

    Writing is not just about conveying ‘content’ but also about the representation of self. (One of the reasons people find writing difficult is that they do not feel comfortable with the ‘me’ they are portraying in their writing. Academic writing in particular often poses a conflict of identity for students in higher education,... more...

  • The Communicated Stereotypeby Anastacia Kurylo

    Lexington Books 2013; US$ 35.99

    The Communicated Stereotype extends current work in psychology and communication by delineating a distinctly communicative process whereby stereotypic knowledge is maintained through the stereotypes communicated in conversation and the media. This process explains that supposed deterrents like political correctness are ineffective and instead... more...