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- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 36.95
Sociolinguistics is the study of the interaction between language and society. In this classic introductory work, Janet Holmes examines the role of language in a variety of social contexts, considering both how language works and how it can be used to signal and interpret various aspects of social identity. Written with Holmes' customary enthusiasm,... more...
- HarperCollins 2014; US$ 11.99
Benny Lewis, who speaks over ten languages?all self-taught?runs the largest language-learning blog in the world, Fluent In 3 Months . Lewis is a full-time "language hacker," someone who devotes all of his time to finding better, faster, and more efficient ways to learn languages. Fluent in 3 Months: How Anyone at Any Age Can Learn to Speak Any Language... more...
- Wiley 2012; US$ 54.95
Presenting a comprehensive, state-of-the-art overview of theoretical and descriptive research in the field, The Handbook of Conversation Analysis brings together contributions by leading international experts to provide an invaluable information resource and reference for scholars of social interaction across the areas of conversation analysis, discourse... more...
- 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...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2009; US$ 38.00
Written in a highly accessible style and in four parts, this book provides rapid and authoritative access to current ideas and practice in intercultural communication. It draws on concepts and findings from a range of different disciplines and uses authentic examples of intercultural interaction to illustrate points. more...
- University of Ottawa Press 2002; US$ 12.99
Lynne Bowker introduces the world of technology to the world of translation in this unique book, the first of its kind. Bowker reveals the role of technology in translation and how to use this ever developing tool. more...
- Editions Rodopi 2012; US$ 45.00
The past decades have witnessed considerable developments in Translation Studies and, particularly, a growing interest in the cultural and ideological differences engendered by the act of translating. More recently, Audiovisual Translation has also experienced an impressive growth in terms of research developments and applications. This book focuses... more...
- Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 35.00
Many today do not recognize the word, but ?philology? was for centuries nearly synonymous with humanistic intellectual life, encompassing not only the study of Greek and Roman literature and the Bible but also all other studies of language and literature, as well as religion, history, culture, art, archaeology, and more. In short, philology was the... more...
- Frank & Timme 2014; US$ 80.94
On peut concevoir le dictionnaire comme « un enchevêtrement complexe de structures » (Rey-Debove), de systèmes signifiants ? comme autant de « sémiotiques ». C?est en ce sens que l?on doit comprendre le thème des actes présents et du colloque qui en était à l?origine. Les articles réunis ici traitent de sujets sémiotiques aussi variés que le marquage,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 69.95
The use of large, computerized bodies of text for linguistic analysis and description has emerged in recent years as one of the most significant and rapidly-developing fields of activity in the study of language. This book provides a comprehensive introduction and guide to Corpus Linguistics. All aspects of the field are explored, from the various... more...