Sociolinguistics books

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The Oxford Handbook of Arabic Linguistics

The Oxford Handbook of Arabic Linguistics

Author: Jonathan Owens
ISBN: 9780190912802
Format: Paperback
$84.95

Gives critical expression to Arabic, a language which covers large populations and geographical areas, has a long...  Read More >>

Linguistic and Cultural Innovation in Schools: The Languages Challenge

Linguistic and Cultural Innovation in Schools: The Languages...

Author: Jane Spiro ,  Eowyn Crisfield
ISBN: 9783319877785
Format: Paperback
$168.16

This book presents case studies of five schools engaged in radical change in order to engage with children's home...  Read More >>

Measures of Language Proficiency in Censuses and Surveys: A Comparative Analysis and Assessment

Measures of Language Proficiency in Censuses and Surveys:...

Author: Padraig O Riagain
ISBN: 9783319892245
Format: Paperback
$116.41

This book offers a systematic analysis of a wide range of questions used in censuses, national surveys and international...  Read More >>

Nurse Practitioners and the Performance of Professional Competency: Accomplishing Patient-centered Care

Nurse Practitioners and the Performance of Professional...

Author: Staci Defibaugh
ISBN: 9783319885872
Format: Paperback
$116.41

This book examines the interactional practices of nurse practitioners (NPs) and the delivery of health care in the...  Read More >>

The Making of Catalan Linguistic Identity in Medieval and Early Modern Times

The Making of Catalan Linguistic Identity in Medieval...

Author: Vicente Lledo-Guillem
ISBN: 9783319891392
Format: Paperback
$206.97

This book will appeal to students and scholars of historical linguistics, sociolinguistics, Hispanic linguistics,...  Read More >>

Inheritance and Innovation in a Colonial Language: Towards a Usage-Based Account of French Guianese Creole

Inheritance and Innovation in a Colonial Language: Towards...

Author: William Jennings ,  Stefan Pfander
ISBN: 9783319871974
Format: Paperback
$206.97

This book takes a fresh approach to analysing how new languages are created, combining in-depth colonial history...  Read More >>

The Sociolinguistics of Hip-hop as Critical Conscience: Dissatisfaction and Dissent

The Sociolinguistics of Hip-hop as Critical Conscience:...

Author: Andrew S. Ross ,  Damian J. Rivers
ISBN: 9783319865799
Format: Paperback
$173.34

This book adopts a sociolinguistic perspective to trace the origins and enduring significance of hip-hop as a global...  Read More >>

Language Planning in the Post-Communist Era: The Struggles for Language Control in the New Order in Eastern Europe, Eurasia and China

Language Planning in the Post-Communist Era: The Struggles...

Author: Ernest Andrews
ISBN: 9783319890142
Format: Paperback
$232.85

This volume provides an in-depth analysis of the attempts of language experts and governments to control language...  Read More >>

Plebeian Prose

Plebeian Prose

Author: Nestor Perlongher
ISBN: 9781509534548
Format: Paperback
$35.95

Plebeian Prose is a key work by the pioneering Argentine Brazilian anthropologist, sociologist and poet Nestor Perlongher....  Read More >>

Plebeian Prose

Plebeian Prose

Author: Nestor Perlongher
ISBN: 9781509534531
Format: Hardback
$105.95

Plebeian Prose is a key work by the pioneering Argentine Brazilian anthropologist, sociologist and poet Nestor Perlongher....  Read More >>

Literacy: Writing, Reading and Social Organisation

Literacy: Writing, Reading and Social Organisation

Author: John Oxenham
ISBN: 9780815373711
Format: Paperback
$58.99

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Language Conflicts in Contemporary Estonia, Latvia, and Ukraine: A Comparative Exploration of Discourses in Post-Soviet Russian-Language Digital Media

Language Conflicts in Contemporary Estonia, Latvia,...

Author: Ksenia Maksimovtsova
ISBN: 9783838212821
Format: Paperback
$142.31

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The Discourse of the New World Order: Global Governance and the War on Terror

The Discourse of the New World Order: Global Governance...

Author: Annita Lazar ,  Michelle M. Lazar
ISBN: 9780415804431
Format: Hardback
$221.00

Much has been written about the events of 9/11 and its aftermath as constituting a rupture in US and world history....  Read More >>

English Literacy Instruction for Chinese Speakers

English Literacy Instruction for Chinese Speakers

Author: Barry Lee Reynolds ,  Mark Feng Teng
ISBN: 9789811366529
Format: Hardback
$258.72

Written with an emphasis on instruction, policy, practice, and assessment, this book focuses on English literacy...  Read More >>

Studies in Language Variation and Change: Sociolinguistic Variation in Children's Language: Acquiring Community Norms

Studies in Language Variation and Change: Sociolinguistic...

Author: Jennifer Smith (Southern Illinois University Carbondale USA) ,  Mercedes Durham
ISBN: 9781107172616
Format: Hardback
$219.94

Aimed at sociolinguists and researchers of child language acquisition, as well as psychologists and educationalists,...  Read More >>

Language, Ideology and Social Consciousness: Developing a Sociohistorical Approach

Language, Ideology and Social Consciousness: Developing...

Author: Chik Collins
ISBN: 9780367134822
Format: Hardback
$189.00

Originally published in 1999, this book sets out to develop a distinctive, critical approach to the study of social...  Read More >>

The Routledge Handbook of Language in Conflict

The Routledge Handbook of Language in Conflict

Author: Matthew Evans ,  Lesley Jeffries (University of Huddersfield, UK)
ISBN: 9781138643840
Format: Hardback
$368.00

The Routledge Handbook of Language in Conflict presents a range of linguistic approaches as a means for examining...  Read More >>

Politeness, Impoliteness and Ritual: Maintaining the Moral Order in Interpersonal Interaction

Politeness, Impoliteness and Ritual: Maintaining the...

Author: Daniel Z. Kadar (University of Huddersfield)
ISBN: 9781107643888
Format: Paperback
$64.66

This book introduces the reader to how people use ritual practices in interpersonal interaction, and politeness...  Read More >>

Prohibitions and Psychoactive Substances in History, Culture and Theory: Prohibitions and Psychoactive Substances

Prohibitions and Psychoactive Substances in History,...

Author: Susannah Wilson
ISBN: 9780367257637
Format: Hardback
$242.00

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The Politics of Palestinian Multilingualism: Speaking for Citizenship

The Politics of Palestinian Multilingualism: Speaking...

Author: Nancy Hawker (University of Oxford, UK)
ISBN: 9781138563315
Format: Paperback
$62.99

The Politics of Palestinian Multilingualism: Speaking for Citizenship provides an essential contribution to understanding...  Read More >>

Sexing the Animal in a Post-Humanist World: A Critical Feminist Approach

Sexing the Animal in a Post-Humanist World: A Critical...

Author: Roslyn Appleby
ISBN: 9781138575752
Format: Hardback
$94.99

This pioneering collection of essays unpacks the complex discursive and embodied relationships between humans and...  Read More >>

The Language of Service Encounters: A Pragmatic-Discursive Approach

The Language of Service Encounters: A Pragmatic-Discursive...

Author: J. Cesar Felix-Brasdefer (Indiana University)
ISBN: 9781108718752
Format: Paperback
$62.07

A comprehensive account of service encounters in commercial and non-commercial settings. Grounded in naturally occurring...  Read More >>

Cambridge Approaches to Language Contact: The Making of Vernacular Singapore English: System, Transfer, and Filter

Cambridge Approaches to Language Contact: The Making...

Author: Zhiming Bao (National University of Singapore)
ISBN: 9781108731669
Format: Paperback
$62.07

Charts the history of Singapore English and explores the linguistic, historical and social factors that have influenced...  Read More >>

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