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Products In Sociolinguistics (Total Products 47, Showing: 1 -> 20)
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Dialogues with ethnography
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This book persuasively argues the case that ethnography must be viewed as a full theoretical system, rather than just as a research method. Blommaert ...
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 ...

Reversing language shift
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This superbly organised presentation consists of four introductory theoretical chapters dealing with the why, what and how of RLS, six chapters devote...
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...
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...

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 ...
Sociolinguistics and the legal process
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Sociolinguistics and the Legal Process is an introduction to language, law and society for advanced undergraduate and postgraduate students. Its centr...

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...
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 ...

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...
Politicians and rhetoric
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This analysis of the rhetoric of nine successfully persuasive politicians explains how their use of language created credible and consistent stories a...

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...
Conversational repair and human understanding
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Humans are imperfect, and problems of speaking, hearing and understanding are pervasive in ordinary interaction. This book examines the way we 'repair...

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 ...
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...

Sociolinguistics
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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 ...
Women talk more than men...and other myths about language explained
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Do women talk more than men? Does text messaging make you stupid? Can chimpanzees really talk to us? This fascinating textbook addresses a wide range ...

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 ...
A sociolinguistic history of Scotland
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Robert McColl Millar examines how language has been used in Scotland since the earliest times. While primarily focusing on the histories of the speake...

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