The Routledge companion to English language studies

edited by Janet Maybin and Joan Swann

The Routledge Companion to English Language Studies is an accessible guide to the major topics, debates and issues in English Language Studies. This authoritative collection includes entries written by well-known language specialists from a diverse range of backgrounds who examine and explain established knowledge and recent developments in the field. Covering a wide range of topics such as globalization, gender and sexuality and food packaging, this volume provides critical overviews of: approaches to researching, describing and analyzing English the position of English as a global language the use of English in texts, practices and discourses variation and diversity throughout the English-speaking world. Fully cross-referenced throughout and featuring useful definitions of key terms and concepts, this is an invaluable guide for teachers wishing to check, consolidate or update their knowledge, and is an ideal resource for all students of English Language Studies.

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"The Routledge Companion to English Language Studies" is an accessible guide to the major topics, debates and issues in English Language Studies. The collection includes entries written by well-known language specialists from a diverse range of backgrounds who clearly examine and explain established knowledge and recent developments in the field. Covering a wide range of topics such as globalisation, gender and sexuality and food packaging, this volume provides critical overviews of: approaches to researching, describing and analysing English; the position of English as a global language; the use of English in texts, practices and discourses; and, variation and diversity throughout the English-speaking world. Fully cross-referenced throughout and featuring useful definitions of key terms and concepts, this authoritative volume also includes helpful suggestions for further reading. "The Routledge Companion to English Language Studies" will be of interest to those teaching English or wishing to check, consolidate or update their knowledge, and is essential reading for all students of English Language Studies.

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  • 1. INTRODUCTION Janet Maybin & Joan Swann PART 1: THE FABRIC OF ENGLISH 2. DESCRIBING ENGLISH Caroline Coffin & Kieran O'Halloran 3. TEXTS AND PRACTICES Ann Hewing & Sarah North 4. FROM VARIATION TO HYBRIDITY Joan Swann & Rajend Mesthrie FURTHER READING PART 2: ISSUES AND DEBATES 5. ENGLISH AND GLOBALIZATION Alastair Pennycook 6. ENGLISH AND CREATIVITY Rob Pope 7. 'HEARTS AND MINDS.' PERSUASIVE LANGUAGE IN ANCIENT AND MODERN PUBLIC DEBATE Guy Cook 8. COMPUTER-MEDIATED ENGLISH Brenda Danet 9. ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHING IN THE OUTER AND EXPANDING CIRCLES Suresh Canagarajah & Selim Ben Said 10. ENGLISH AT SCHOOL IN ENGLAND Richard Andrews 11. INSTITUTIONAL DISCOURSE Celia Roberts 12. USING ENGLISH IN THE LEGAL PROCESS Diana Eades 13. LANGUAGE, GENDER AND SEXUALITY Deborah Cameron 14. PERSPECTIVES ON CHILDREN LEARNING ENGLISH: FROM STRUCTURES TO PRACTICES Barbara Mayor 15. ACADEMIC LITERACIES: NEW DIRECTIONS IN THEORY AND PRACTICE Brian Street 16. SPELLING AS A SOCIAL PRACTICE Mark Sebba 17. MULTILINGUAL DISCOURSES ON WHEELS AND PUBLIC ENGLISH IN AFRICA: A CASE FOR VAGUE LINGUISTIQUE Sinfree Makoni and Busi Makoni 18. DOMESTICATING THE OTHER: ENGLISH AND TRANSLATION Susan Bassnett BIBLIOGRAPHY

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  • 1. Introduction Part 1: The Fabric of English 2. Describing English 3. Texts and Practices 4. From Variation to Hybridity Further Reading Part 2: Issues and Debates 5. English and Globalization 6. English and Creativity 7. 'Hearts and Minds.' Persuasive Language in Ancient and Modern Public Debate 8. Computer-mediated English 9. English Language Teaching in the Outer and Expanding Circles 10. English at School in England 11. Institutional Discourse 12. Using English in the Legal Process 13. Language, Gender and Sexuality 14. Perspectives on Children Learning English: From Structures to Practices 15. Academic Literacies: New Directions in Theory and Practice 16. Spelling as a Social Practice 17. Multilingual Discourses on Wheels and Public English in Africa: A case for vague linguistique 18. Domesticating the Other: English and Translation Bibliography

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書名 The Routledge companion to English language studies
著作者等 Maybin, Janet
Swann, Joan
シリーズ名 Routledge companions
出版元 Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group
刊行年月 2010
ページ数 xii, 324 p.
大きさ 25 cm
ISBN 9780415403382
9780415401739
NCID BA90873362
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言語 英語
出版国 イギリス
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