Linguistics

    Cabinet of Linguistic Curiosities

    By Paul Anthony Jones

    Hardback £11.45

    The ultimate gift for wordsmiths and lovers of language: a word for every day of the year

    Research Methods in Psycholinguistics and the Neurobiology o

    By Peter Hagoort

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    The first comprehensive guide to research methods and technologies in psycholinguistics and the neurobiology of language Bringing together contributions from a distinguished group of researchers and practitioners, editors Annette M.B.

    Stories of Slang

    By Jonathon Green

    Paperback £10.25

    The revealing stories behind slang, the language that shows us at our most human

    Restrictive Language Policy in Practice

    By Amy J. Heineke

    Paperback £24.92

    Arizona's monolingual and prescriptive approach to teaching English continues to capture international attention. This book examines the experiences of those involved in Arizona's language policy on a daily basis, highlighting the importance of local perspectives as well as preparing and professionalizing teachers of English learners.

    Introducing Discourse Analysis

    By James Paul Gee

    Paperback £24.53

    Introducing Discourse Analysis: From Grammar to Society is a concise and accessible introduction by bestselling author, James Paul Gee, to the fundamental ideas behind different specific approaches to discourse analysis, or the analysis of language in use. The book stresses how grammar sets up choices for speakers and writers to...

    Making Sense

    By David Crystal

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    The world's greatest authority on language explains the secrets and subtleties of the grammar of English. David Crystal explores its history and varieties, explains its rules and irregularities and shows how to navigate its snares and pitfalls. He gives practical guidance on how grammar is used in different ways for...

    How Language Began: The Story of Humanity\'s Greatest Invention

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    In his groundbreaking new book Daniel Everett seeks answers to questions that have perplexed thinkers from Plato to Chomsky: when and how did language begin? What is it? And what is it for? Daniel Everett confounds the conventional wisdom that language originated with Homo sapiens 150,000 years ago and that...

    The Agency of Organizing: Perspectives and Case Studies

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    The Agency of Organizing explains why the notion of agency is central to understanding what organizations are, how they come into existence, continue to exist or fade away, and how they function. Written by leading organizational communication scholars, the chapters in this edited volume present seven different theoretical perspectives on...

    Guide to Supervising Non-native English Writers of Theses an

    By John Bitchener

    Paperback £23.68

    Focused on the writing process, A Guide to Supervising Non-native English Writers of Theses and Dissertations presents approaches that can be employed by supervisors to help address the writing issues or difficulties that may emerge during the provisional and confirmation phases of the thesis/dissertation journey. Pre-writing advice and post-writing feedback...

    English Phonetics and Pronunciation Practice

    By Inger M. Mees

    Paperback £23.68

    English Phonetics and Pronunciation Practice provides a unique introduction to basic articulatory phonetics for students of English. Built around an extensive collection of practice materials, this book teaches the pronunciation of modern standard non-regional British English to intermediate and advanced learners worldwide. This book: provides an up-to-date description of the...

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