Linguistics

    Contextualising Knowledge

    By Jonathan Jenkins Ichikawa

    Hardback £42.06

    Jonathan Ichikawa synthesizes two prominent ideas in epistemology: contextualism about knowledge ascriptions, and the 'knowledge first' emphasis on the theoretical primacy of knowledge. He argues that in thinking clearly about knowledge, epistemologists must also think about the dynamic aspects of the words we use to talk about knowledge.

    Modern Korean Grammar Workbook

    By Andrew Sangpil Byon

    Paperback Save £1.46 = £24.53

    Routledge's Modern Grammar series is an innovative reference guide combining traditional and function-focused grammar in a single volume, with an accompanying workbook. The aim of the Modern Korean Grammar Workbook is to strengthen the reader's understanding of the main volume, Modern Korean Grammar. Designed for those who have already acquired...

    Learning Foreign Languages in Primary School

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    This book presents research on the learning of foreign languages by children in primary school settings. It covers issues that have been under-researched within this group of learners such as implicit/explicit learning, interaction, feedback provision, first language use, metalinguistic awareness, noticing and individual variables.

    Graded Modality

    By Daniel Lassiter

    Paperback Save £1.14 = £28.86

    This book explores graded expressions of modality, such as more likely than and quite possible, which provide a rich and underexplored source of insight into modal semantics. The volume explores and expands the typology of scales among English adjectives and uses the result to shed light on the meanings of...

    Modern Korean Grammar: A Practical Guide

    By Andrew Sangpil Byon

    Paperback £32.17

    Routledge's Modern Grammar series is an innovative reference guide combining traditional and function-focused grammar in a single volume, with an accompanying workbook. The aim of the Modern Korean Grammar is to provide an overview of the structures and functions of the Korean language. Designed for those who have already acquired...

    Semiotics

    By Daniel Chandler

    Paperback £16.00

    This third edition of the bestselling textbook has been fully revised, continuing to provide a concise introduction to the key concepts of semiotics in accessible and jargon-free language. Demystifying what is a complex, highly interdisciplinary field, key questions covered include: What are signs and codes? What can semiotics teach us...

    Japanese Writing System

    By Heath Rose

    Paperback Save £5.03 = £24.92

    This is the first book devoted to exploring issues of learning written Japanese, focusing on the challenges the writing system poses for the second language learner. It weaves together previous research on Japanese second language acquisition and kanji learning with original studies on self-regulation and kanji learning strategies.

    Language and a Sense of Place

    Hardback Save £9.94 = £70.05

    This book explores twenty-first century approaches to place by bringing together a range of language variation and change research.

    Multilingualism: A Very Short Introduction

    By John C. Maher

    Paperback £7.25

    John C. Maher explains why societies everywhere have become more multilingual, despite the disappearance of hundreds of the world languages. He considers our notion of language as national or cultural identities, and discusses why nations cluster and survive around particular languages even as some territories pursue autonomy or nationhood.

    English Language Teaching in South America

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    This book investigates English language policies and initiatives which have been implemented in South America. Chapters examine factors that contribute to and prevent the introduction of policies; analyze current teacher preparation initiatives; discuss the status of English language teaching and showcase examples of innovation and success.

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