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Language Handbook (2nd edition) – Key Thinkers on Key Topics (Print)

224 pages


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ISBN: 978-1906101626

Available to order September for October delivery

A new edition of EMC’s language handbook, with new chapters on forensic linguistics, critical discourse, American English and urban youth language and an updated chapter on language and technology. 

  • Foreword by Ron Carter
  • Introduction by Dan Clayton
  • Deborah Cameron on Gender and Communication
  • Dan Clayton on Attitudes to Language Change
  • Rob Drummond on Urban Youth Language NEW 2018
  • Sue Fox on Spoken Language
  • Angela Goddard on Language and Technology UPDATED 2018
  • Chris Hart on Critical Discourse NEW 2018
  • Paul Ibbotson on Child Language Acquisition
  • Paul Kerswill on Social Variation
  • Nicci MacLeod on Forensic Linguistics NEW 2018
  • Lynne Murphy on American English NEW 2018
  • Jane Setter on English Around the World
  • Peter Stockwell on Textual Analysis and Stylistics
  • Graeme Trousdale on Language Change
  • Kevin Watson on Accent and Dialect.
Resource type: Paperback student book

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