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Sociolinguistics

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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...
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 ...

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...
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 ...

An introduction to bilingualism
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The study of bilingualism and all of its aspects - from theory and models to social approaches and their practical applications - forms the cornerston...
Language learning, gender and desire
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For many Japanese women, the English language has never been just another school subject. For them, English is the tool of identity transformation and...

Politeness
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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...
Keywords
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Raymond Williams' seminal exploration of the history of meaning of some of the most important words in the English language.First published in 1976, a...

Pragmatics
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This is an introduction to pragmatics, the study of how people make sense of each other linguistically. The author explains, and illustrates, basic co...
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 Cambridge handbook of linguistic multi-competence
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How are two or more languages learned and contained in the same mind or the same community? This handbook presents an up-to-date view of the concept o...

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...
Rhetoric
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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...

Through the language glass
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Guy Deutscher is that rare beast, an academic who talks good sense about linguistics... he argues in a playful and provocative way, that our mother t...
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 ...

Sociolinguistics
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This Very Short Introduction deals with the social life of language: language in its sociocultural context. The field ranges from micro-analyses to b...
Reading between the signs
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In Reading Between the Signs, Anna Mindess provides a perspective on a culture that is not widely understood - American Deaf culture. With the collabo...

Photojournalism
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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...
The stories of linguistics
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What is the nature of human language? How did it originate? How are different languages connected?Exploring over two thousand years of human enquiry, ...