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Google Scholar and More - Miller: New Google Applications and Tools for Libraries and Library Users

by William Miller & Rita Pellen

In only a few years, Google has become an authoritative provider of multiple products which have changed the digital information landscape. This book discusses how libraries can go beyond Google's basic search...

Freedom and Dialogue in a Polarized World

by Sharon Schuman

This book invites us to question our infatuation with freedom as autonomy and enlightenment and introduces a new concept: dialogic freedom. It presents riveting moments of decision in literature from Homer’s...

A Frequency Dictionary of Japanese

by Yukio Tono, Makoto Yamazaki & Kikuo Maekawa

A Frequency Dictionary of Japanese is an invaluable tool for all learners of Japanese, providing a list of the 5,000 most commonly used words in the language.

Based on a100 million word corpus, composed of spoken,...

Creative Writing: A Workbook with Readings

by Linda Anderson

Creative Writing is a complete writing course that will jump-start your writing and guide you through your first steps towards publication.

Suitable for use by students, tutors, writers' groups or writers working...

Words - I Know What I Want To Say - I Just Don't Know How To Say It:  How To Write Essays, Reports, Blogs, Presentations, Books, Proposals, Memos, And

by Mark Hanen

Words skillfully guides you, step by step, through your entire writing project. Written in a conversational style, Words explains how to shape, focus, organize, and polish your nonfiction writing. It coaches...

American Cultural Patterns: A Cross-Cultural Perspective

by Edward C. Stewart

A greatly expanded analysis of the 1972 classic by Edward Stewart, Stewart and Bennett introduce new cross-cultural comparisons drawn from recent research on value systems, perception psychology, cultural anthropology,...

Forensic Linguistics

by John Olsson & June Luchjenbroers

Now in its third edition, John Olsson's practical introduction to forensic linguistics is required reading for students of language and the law.

This third edition has been revised, expanded and updated throughout,...

Web as Corpus: Theory and Practice

by Maristella Gatto

Is the internet a suitable linguistic corpus? How can we use it in corpus techniques? What are the special properties that we need to be aware of? This book answers those questions.

The Web is an exponentially...

Poetry as Spiritual Practice: Reading, Writing, and Using Poetry in Your Daily Rituals, Aspirations, and Intentions

by Robert McDowell

"[When we read and write poetry,] it is as if a long-settled cloud in our mind suddenly dissipates, and we are divine once again." -- from the Introduction

Poetry is the language of devotion in prayer, chant,...

Discourse Analysis: Putting Our Worlds Into Words

by Susan Strauss & Parastou Feiz

This introductory textbook presents a variety of approaches and perspectives that can be employed to analyze any sample of discourse. The perspectives come from multiple disciplines, including linguistics, sociolinguistics,...

A Frequency Dictionary of Dutch: Core Vocabulary for Learners

by Carole Tiberius & Tanneke Schoonheim

A Frequency Dictionary of Dutch is a valuable tool for all learners of Dutch, providing a list of the 5,000 most frequently used words in the language. Based on a 290 million word corpus which includes both...

Corpus-Based Sociolinguistics: A Guide for Students

by Eric Friginal & Jack Hardy

In the last decade, the availability of corpora and the technological advancements of corpus tools have increased dramatically. Applied linguists have greater access to data from around the world and in a variety...

Media Literacy Education in Action: Theoretical & Pedagogical Perspectives: Theoretical and Pedagogical Perspectives

by Belinha S. De Abreu & Paul Mihailidis

Media Literacy Education in Action brings together the field's leading scholars and advocates to present a snapshot of the theoretical and conceptual development of media literacy education-what has influenced...

Psycholinguistics and Second Language Acquisition

by Jill Jegerski & Bill VanPatten

Addressing a rapidly growing interest in second language research, this hands-on text provides students and researchers with the means to understand and use current methods in psycholinguistics. With a focus...

Introducing Language in Use: A Course Book

by Andrew John Merrison, Aileen Bloomer & Patrick Griffiths

Introducing Language in Use, second edition, provides a lively and accessible introduction to the study of language and linguistics. Drawing on a vast range of data and examples of language in its many forms,...

The Development of Language and Language Researchers: Essays in Honor of Roger Brown

by Frank S. Kessel

First published in 1988. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Behind the Lines: Creative Writing with Offenders and People at Risk

by Michael Crowley & Lord Ramsbotham

A book for anyone concerned about the level of literacy amongst prisoners. Behind The Lines is the product of some 15 years of working with offenders and people at risk in prison and in the community. It is...

The Infinite Gift: How Children Learn and Unlearn the Languages of the World

by Charles Yang

A child's very first word is a miraculous sound, the opening note in a lifelong symphony. Most parents never forget the moment. But that first word is soon followed by a second and a third, and by the age of...

No Uncertain Terms: More Writing from the Popular "On Language" Column in The New York Times Magazine

by William Safire

There is no wittier, more amiable or more astute word maven than Pulitzer Prize­winning columnist William Safire.

For many people, the first item on the agenda for Sunday morning is to sit down and read Safire's...

Introducing Second Language Acquisition: Perspectives and Practices

by Kirsten M. Hummel

Introducing Second Language Acquisition: Perspectives and Practices represents a clear and concise introduction to the main concepts, issues, and debates in second language acquisition studies aimed specifically...