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Copyright Handbook, The: What Every Writer Needs to Know

by Stephen Fishman

This must have handbook for writers and artists provides every necessary form to protect written expression under U.S. and international copyright law. With step-by-step instructions, it illustrates how to:...


Languages and Publics: The Making of Authority

by Susan Gal & Kathryn Woolard

The essays in this collection examine the public construction of languages, the linguistic construction of publics, and the relationship between these two processes. Cultural categories such as named languages,...


Colloquial Swedish (eBook And MP3 Pack)

by Jennie Ahlgren, Philip Holmes & Gunilla Serin

Colloquial Swedish provides a step-by-step course in Swedish as it is written and spoken today. Combining a user-friendly approach with a thorough treatment of the language, it equips learners with the essential...


The New Censorship: Inside the Global Battle for Media Freedom

by Joel Simon

Journalists are being imprisoned and killed in record numbers. Online surveillance is annihilating privacy, and the Internet can be brought under government control at any time. Joel Simon, the executive director...


Not Like a Native Speaker: On Languaging as a Postcolonial Experience

by Rey Chow

Although the era of European colonialism has long passed, misgivings about the inequality of the encounters between European and non-European languages persist in many parts of the postcolonial world. This unfinished...


Assassins, Eccentrics, Politicians, and Other Persons of Interest: Fifty Pieces from the Road

by Curtis Wilkie & Hank Klibanoff

A compilation from the incomparable career of one of the original “Boys on the Bus”


Understanding Syntax

by Maggie Tallerman

Assuming no prior knowledge, Understanding Syntax illustrates the major concepts, categories and terminology associated with the study of cross-linguistic syntax. A theory-neutral and descriptive viewpoint...


Research from the Inside Out: Lessons from Exemplary Studies in Communication

by Thomas Feeley

Designed for advanced undergraduate and graduate courses, Research from the Inside Out is an insider's guide to conducting empirically-based research. Showcasing eight research projects resulting in academic...


Rhetorical Touch: Disability, Identification, Haptics

by Shannon Walters & Thomas W. Benson

Rhetorical Touch argues for an understanding of touch as a rhetorical art by approaching the sense of touch through the kinds of bodies and minds that rhetorical history and theory have tended to exclude. In...


Damn!: A Cultural History of Swearing in Modern America

by Rob Chirico & Keith Allan

Swearing, cussing, or cursing, out of anger, excitement, or just because, is something most of us do, at least to some degree. Turn on the television or open a magazine, and there it is. Damn! is an insightful...


RED HOT INTERNET PUBLICITY: An Insider's Guide to Promoting Your Book on the Internet

by Penny Sansevieri

DISCOVER... · 6 need-to-know rules of publicity for the Internet age · The best way to design, write, and promote a website to sell your book · 12 blockbuster techniques to use blogs for book publicity ·...


Reading Instruction That Works, Fourth Edition: The Case for Balanced Teaching

by Michael Pressley & Richard L. Allington

This widely adopted text and K-8 practitioner resource demonstrates how successful literacy teachers combine explicit skills instruction with an emphasis on reading for meaning. Distinguished researcher Richard...


Understanding the Chinese Language: A Comprehensive Linguistic Introduction

by Chris Shei

Understanding the Chinese Language provides a vibrant and comprehensive introduction to contemporary Chinese linguistics. Combining an accessible style with an in-depth treatment of the topics at hand, it uses...


The Diagnosis of Reading in a Second or Foreign Language

by J. Charles Alderson, Eeva-Leena Haapakangas & Ari Huhta

The Diagnosis of Reading in a Second or Foreign Language explores the implications of language assessment research on classroom-based assessment practices by providing an in-depth look at the little-examined...


Media and the Ecological Crisis

by Richard Maxwell, Jon Raundalen & Nina Lager Vestberg

Media and the Ecological Crisis is a collaborative work of interdisciplinary writers engaged in mapping, understanding and addressing the complex contribution of media to the current ecological crisis. The book...


Getting Away With It (Updated Edition)

by Tim Southwell

The story of loaded is one of the most remarkable in British publishing history. When it launched in 1994 the men's magazine market was full of snooty and condescending fashion journals. Irreverent, adventurous...


The Writings of Thomas Paine: Volume IV.

by Thomas Paine

In the opening year, 1793, when revolutionary France had beheaded its king, the wrath turned next upon the King of kings, by whose grace every tyrant claimed to reign. But eventualities had brought among them...


Historical Sociolinguistics

by Terttu Nevalainen & Helena Raumolin-Brunberg

This volume presents a sociolinguistic perspective on the history of the English language. Based on original empirical research, it discusses the social factors that promoted linguistic changes in earlier English,...


Bilingualism in Education: Aspects of theory, research and practice

by Jim Cummins & Merrill Swain

This is a remarkably interesting and useful book...it makes a significant contribution to our knowledge and understanding of both bilingualism and education.'

Journal of Education Policy


Testing Second Language Speaking

by Glenn Fulcher

The testing and assessment of second language learners is an essential part of the language learning process. Glenn Fulcher's Testing Second Language Speaking is a state-of-the-art volume that considers the...