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- Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 120.00
This Handbook captures the essentials of English historical linguistics: theories, methodologies, materials, processes of language change, and the research process. more...
- Potter/TenSpeed/Harmony 2016; US$ 15.00
A gift-worthy playbook of common and unexpected words and idioms that have their roots in sports and games. There are many metaphors we can quickly identify from the realm of sports: covering all the bases (baseball), game plan (football), and par for the course (golf). But the English language is also peppered with the not-so-obvious influence... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 129.00
This book analyses the experiences of multicultural education in nine very different international settings uncovering insights from a vast variety of educational contexts. Taking a multi-critical approach in reporting and discussing problems faced by increasingly multicultural and multilingual societies the nine case studies reflect radically... more...
- Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 72.99
Cognitive Approaches to Early Modern Spanish Literature is the first anthology exploring human cognition and literature in the context of early modern Spanish culture. It includes the leading voices in the field, along with the main themes and directions that this important area of study has been producing. more...
- Channel View Publications 2016; US$ 35.00
This book evaluates a project where formal classroom learning of a second language was supplemented with informal, natural interactions with older native speakers of the target language, delivering a number of pedagogical and societal benefits. It introduces a model of language learning for students that can be used for any language or locality. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 33.95
What is stammering? ?How does it present itself? ?When does it occur? ?Why does it happen? What are the most effective strategies you can use to help? Providing background information about stammering as well as a wide range of tools and strategies, this practical book addresses the key challenges faced at nursery and school. There are separate... more...
- Channel View Publications 2016; US$ 25.00
This book presents a sociolinguistic ethnography of the linguistic landscape of Chinatown in Washington, DC. The book sheds new light on the impact of urban development on traditionally ethnic neighbourhoods and discusses the various historical, social and cultural factors that contribute to this area?s shifting linguistic landscape. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95
Against the backdrop of overwhelming discourse scholarship emanating from the Western cosmopolitan centres, this volume offers a development-centred approach to unfamiliar, marginalized or otherwise disadvantaged discourses of the Third World or the Global South. Written by leading researchers based in Asia, Africa and Latin America, respectively,... more...
- De Gruyter 2016; US$ 140.00
In recent years, changes in single word-formation patterns along with the broader system of German word formation have been the subject of greater attention in German linguistics. Using the example of nominalization patterns, this monograph proposes a cognitive-linguistic and constructive grammatical theory of word-formation change and also discusses... more...