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(Re-)Locating TESOL in an Age of Empire
(Re-)Locating TESOL in an Age of Empire
J. Edge
editor: Springer
ano: 2006
descrição:Are TESOL professionals now fairly seen as agents of a new English-speaking empire? Or, if they wish to distance themselves from this role, are there ways of working and living that would make this differentiation clear? An international group of aut...
A Cultural Approach to Discourse
A Cultural Approach to Discourse
S. xu
editor: Springer
ano: 2005
descrição:Shi-xu critiques universalism in discourse studies in terms of the cultural consequences of its current white, western standpoint and advocates a culturally pluralist approach, a theory and research methodology from an innovative position between Eas...
A Hybrid Theory of Metaphor
A Hybrid Theory of Metaphor
M. Tendahl
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:A provoking new approach to how we understand metaphors thoroughly comparing and contrasting the claims made by relevance theorists and cognitive linguists. The resulting hybrid theory shows the complementarity of many positions as well as the need a...
A Lexicon of Social Well-Being
A Lexicon of Social Well-Being
NA NA
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:We must quickly learn how to live well in the world as it is today, including the realm of work. We need to learn a new vocabulary of economics and markets that is more suitable to understand the present world and that is likely to offer us the tools...
A Student's Guide to the MA TESOL
A Student's Guide to the MA TESOL
Nancy Bell
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:This book is a practical and insightful guide for new MA TESOL students, providing information that will shape their expectations of the field and of their program. It discusses foundational information about the profession, as well as discussion and...
A Study of Attitudes of Dialect Speakers Towards the Speak Mandarin Campaign in Singapore
A Study of Attitudes of Dialect Speakers Towards the...
Patrick Chin Leong...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book makes an original contribution to the fields of sociolinguistics, language planning policy and Chinese language studies. It examines the effectiveness of the Singapore’s Speak Mandarin Campaign in changing the language use of dialect speake...
Academic Evaluation
Academic Evaluation
K. Hyland; G. ...
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:This book explores how academics publically evaluate each others' work. Focusing on blurbs, book reviews, review articles, and literature reviews, the international contributors to the volume show how writers manage to critically engage with others' ...
Accentuation and Interpretation
Accentuation and Interpretation
H. Schmitz
editor: Springer
ano: 2008
descrição:Develops a highly original theory of accentuation in which accentuation serves the mere pragmatic function of making utterances well comprehensible. Semantic effects of accentuation are explained as epiphenomena of pragmatic accentuation. The theory ...
Acoustics of Bangla Speech Sounds
Acoustics of Bangla Speech Sounds
Asoke Kumar Da...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This book presents the consolidated acoustic data for all phones in Standard Colloquial Bengali (SCB), commonly known as Bangla, a Bengali language used by 350 million people in India, Bangladesh, and the Bengali diaspora. The book analyzes the real ...
Advertising as Multilingual Communication
Advertising as Multilingual Communication
H. Kelly-Holmes
editor: Springer
ano: 2005
descrição:Advertising has traditionally communicated messages to consumers with strong local and national identities. However, increasingly, products, producers, advertising agencies and media are becoming internationalized. In the development of strategies th...
Against Theory of Mind
Against Theory of Mind
I. Leudar; A. ...
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:The 'theory of mind' framework has been the fastest growing body of empirical research in contemporary psychology. It has given rise to a range of positions on what it takes to relate to others as intentional beings. This book brings together dispara...
Age and Foreign Language Learning in School
Age and Foreign Language Learning in School
A. Lambelet; R....
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:This book discusses the empirical studies on how biological age influences foreign language learning in school. It provides a succinct overview of a complex field for both experts and researchers interested in the teaching and learning of foreign lan...