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Products In Sociolinguistics (Total Products 49, Showing: 1 -> 20)
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A beginner's guide to language and gender
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In this revised and updated 2nd edition of her pioneering textbook, Allyson Jule offers fresh insights into the study of language and gender for those...
Learning pragmatics from native and nonnative language teachers
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This book deals with intercultural pragmatics and how both nonnative teachers (NNTs) and native teachers (NTs) may enhance their classroom instruction...

Teaching and researching language and culture
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Language and culture are concepts increasingly found at the heart of developments in applied linguistics and related fields. Taken together, they can ...
The social life of the Japanese language
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Why are different varieties of the Japanese language used differently in social interaction, and how are they perceived? How do honorifics operate to ...

The happiness passport
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In Hayes' book ... she joins the dots between these differing beliefs to help us cultivate a richer shared vocabulary of happiness, and unravels the ...
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This study is about the principles for constructing polite speeches. The core of it first appeared in Questions and Politeness, edited by Esther N. Go...

The secret life of language
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This book looks at how language has evolved around the globe from ancestral proto-languages to our recognisable modern tongues. It demonstrates how la...
A rulebook for arguments
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A Rulebook for Arguments is a succinct introduction to the art of writing and assessing arguments, organized around specific rules, each illustrated a...

The discursive construction of national identity
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How do we construct national identities in discourse? Which topics, which discursive strategies and which linguistic devices are employed to construct...
History of English
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Routledge English Language Introductions cover core areas of language study and are one-stop resources for students. Assuming no prior knowledge, book...

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This book explores the role of photographs in newspapers and online news, analyzing how meanings are made in images and exploring text-image relations...
Linguistic anthropology
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In this textbook, first published in 1997, Alessandro Duranti introduces linguistic anthropology as an interdisciplinary field which studies language ...

Public and political discourses of migration
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Popular, political and media discourses frame the issue of migration and shape how and when it enters the public and political consciousness. These...
An introduction to sociolinguistics
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This edition incorporates a wealth of new material which reflects progress in the field since the start of the 1990s. The coverage of topics such as pidgins and creoles, code switching, and language change have been considerably revised and extended.

Decolonising the mind
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Ngugi describes this book as 'a summary of some of the issues in which I have been passionately involved for the last twenty years of my practice in f...
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Sociolinguistics is a dynamic field of research that explains the role and function of language in social life. This book offers the most substantial ...

Scripts of servitude
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This book examines how language is a central resource in transforming migrant women into transnational domestic workers. Focusing on the migration of ...
English with an accent
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Since its initial publication, English with an Accent has provoked debate and controversy within classrooms through its in-depth scrutiny of American ...

Facebook and conversation analysis
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Facebook and Conversation Analysis investigates the structure and organization of comments on a major social media platform, Facebook, using applied c...
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Rhetoric is often seen as a synonym for shallow, deceptive language, and therefore as something negative. But if we view rhetoric in more neutral term...

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