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Handbook of Phonological Theory
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Handbook of Phonological TheoryThe Handbook of Phonological Theory provides a comprehensive overview of the major contemporary approaches to phonology. Phonology is frequently defined as the systematic organisation of the sounds of human language. For some, this includes aspects of both the surface phonetics together with systematic structural properties of the sound system; for others, phonology is seen as distinct from, and autonomous from, phonetics. The  Handbook of Phonological Theory surveys the differing ways in which phonology is viewed, with a focus on current approaches to phonology.
 
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Grounded Theory in Applied Linguistics Research: A practical guide
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Grounded Theory in Applied Linguistics Research: A practical guideThis volume demystifies the procedures and practical uses of Grounded Theory, a well-established research methodology used around the world today by social scientists, teachers, and qualitative researchers. Intended for graduate students, supervisors, and researchers, it provides readers with the tools for understanding, justifying, and disseminating new theoretical insights for the Applied Linguistics community and beyond.

Grounded Theory in Applied Linguistics Research: A practical guide

 
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Literature and the Experience of Globalization: Texts Without Borders
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Literature and the Experience of Globalization: Texts Without BordersLiterature and the Experience of Globalization: Texts Without Borders

How does literature represent, challenge and help us understand our experience of globalization? Taking literary globalization studies beyond its traditional political focus, Literature and the Experience of Globalization explores how writers from Shakespeare through Goethe to Isak Dinesen, J.M. Coetzee, Amitav Ghosh and Bruce Chatwin engage with the human dimensions of globalization. 
 
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A Companion to Romanticism
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A Companion to RomanticismThe Companion to Romanticism is a major introductory survey from an international galaxy of scholars writing new pieces, specifically for a student readership, under the editorship of Duncan Wu.
 
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A New Companion to Milton
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A New Companion to MiltonA New Companion to Milton builds on the critically-acclaimed original, bringing alive the diverse and controversial world of contemporary Milton studies while reflecting the very latest advances in research in the field.
 
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The Tyranny of Writing: Ideologies of the Written Word (Advances in Sociolinguistics)
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The Tyranny of Writing: Ideologies of the Written Word (Advances in Sociolinguistics)The Tyranny of Writing: Ideologies of the Written Word (Advances in Sociolinguistics)

This book examines the powerful role of writing in society. The invention of writing, independently at various places and times in history, always stood at the cradle of powerful civilizations. It is impossible to imagine modern life without writing. As individuals and social groups we hold high expectations of its potential for societal and personal development. Globally, huge resources have been and are being invested in promoting literacy worldwide. So what could possibly be tyrannical about writing?
 
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The Language of Hate: A Corpus Linguistic Analysis of White Supremacist Language
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The Language of Hate: A Corpus Linguistic Analysis of White Supremacist LanguageIn this book, Andrew Brindle analyzes a corpus of texts taken from a white supremacist web forum which refer to the subject of homosexuality, drawing conclusions about the discourses of extremism and the dissemination of far-right hate speech online. The website from which Brindle’s corpus is drawn, Stormfront, has been described as the most powerful active influence in the White Nationalist movement (Kim 2005).
 
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