Style. Composition. Rhetoric

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Metaphor in Culture: Universality and Variation

Metaphor in Culture

Universality and Variation

US$30.50

This exciting book proposes a new theory of metaphor variation.

A Systematic Theory of Argumentation: The pragma-dialectical approach
US$26.99

This is a major contribution to the study of argumentation.

The Cambridge Handbook of Metaphor and Thought
US$51.99

In this book, a distinguished cast of authors explore the significance of metaphor in language,...

The Rhetoric of RHETORIC: The Quest for Effective Communication

The Rhetoric of RHETORIC

The Quest for Effective Communication

Wiley (2008)
US$34.16

In this manifesto, distinguished critic Wayne Booth claims that communication in every corner of...

Language, Usage and Cognition
US$41.50

Outlines a theory of language use and language change, focusing on the processes that give languages...

A Handbook of Persuasive Tactics: A Practical Language Guide
US$57.95

Most people have to communicate with colleagues every day and persuade them to understand their...

The Language of Everyday Life: An Introduction
US$46.00

This is a lively, practical guide that provides a fascinating linguistic description of six familiar...

Academic Evaluation: Review Genres in University Settings

Academic Evaluation

Review Genres in University Settings

US$110.00

This book explores how academics publically evaluate each others' work. Focusing on blurbs, book...

Language, Ideology and Point of View
US$65.95

This systematic introduction to the concept of point of view in language explores the ways in which...

The Essentials of Academic Writing for International Students
US$35.95

Most international students need to write essays and reports for exams and coursework, but writing...