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- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 35.95
Doing a Research Project in English Studies is the essential guide to undertaking research and developing academic English literacy skills for students new to research. With a particular focus on the needs of students in contexts where English is used as a foreign or an additional language, this accessible textbook takes the reader through the research... more...
- Southern Illinois University Press 2015; US$ 40.00
In Political Literacy in Composition and Rhetoric, Donald Lazere calls for revival of NCTE resolutions in the 1970s for teaching the ?critical reading, listening, viewing, and thinking skills necessary to enable students to cope with the persuasive techniques in political statements, advertising, entertainment, and news,? and explores... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2015; US$ 128.00
Dialectical approaches traditionally conceptualize argumentation as a discussion in which two parties debate on “two sides of an issue” (pro and con). However, many political issues engender multiple positions. This is clear in multi-party online deliberations in which often an array of competing positions is debated in one and the same... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 33.95
Most international students need to write essays and reports for exams and coursework, but writing good academic English is one of the most demanding tasks students face. The Essentials of Academic Writing for International Students has been developed to help these students succeed in their assignments?quickly! This course has a clear, easy-to-follow... more...
- Gabal Verlag 2015; US$ 14.07
Kommunikative Kompetenz ist im Privatleben so wichtig wie im Beruf. Trainieren Sie Ihre Kommunikation und profitieren Sie davon auch in Verhandlungen, Präsentationen oder im Konfliktmanagement. 30 Minuten Schlagfertigkeit Kommunikation ist die Basis des Austausches zwischen Menschen. Faire Dialektik hat das Ziel, den Gesprächspartner langfristig zu... more...
- Southern Illinois University Press 2015; US$ 45.00
Best known for his books We Have Never Been Modern , Laboratory Life , and Science in Action , Bruno Latour has inspired scholarship across many disciplines. In the past few years, the fields of rhetoric and composition have witnessed an explosion of interest in Latour?s work. Editors Paul Lynch and Nathaniel Rivers have assembled leading and... more...
- Lexington Books 2015; US$ 79.99
This book seeks to bring the problem of difference into the ongoing discussions vis-à-vis democratic deliberations about advancing rhetorical theory through the trope of the other, alloi?sis , defined as the figure of difference, exception, and radical otherness. more...
- De Gruyter 2015; US$ 140.00
What theories and methods serve to model the relationship between language and shared knowledge? How can genericity be functionally described as a central means of knowledge creation? How is linguistic generalization accomplished in the context of colonial communication? These questions are the subject of a study at the interface between... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 34.95
For both new academics and those with some experience, writing articles of publishable quality can be particularly challenging. Developing the necessary skill set requires useful information, hard work, and the type of direction infrequently offered in research methods courses, leaving researchers to piece together resources on their own. This book... more...
- De Gruyter 2015; US$ 140.00
This volume offers new insights into figurative language and its pervasive role as a factor of linguistic change. The case studies included in this book explore some of the different ways new metaphoric and metonymic expressions emerge and spread among speech communities, and how these changes can be related to the need to encode ongoing... more...