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Teachers, Discourses, and Authority in the Postmodern Composition Classroom
Language: en
Pages: 201
Authors: Xin Liu Gale
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996-01-01 - Publisher: SUNY Press

Examines the teacher's role and the teacher's authority in postmodern academic settings.
Language, Culture, and Communication
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: Nancy Bonvillain, Bard College at Simon’s Rock
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-22 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

Using data from cultures and languages throughout the world to highlight both similarities and differences in human languages, Language, Culture and Communication, Eight Edition, explores the many interconnections among language, culture, and communicative meaning.
International Encyclopedia of Linguistics
Language: en
Pages: 2218
Authors: William J. Frawley
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-05-01 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

The International Encyclopedia of Linguistics, 2nd Edition encompasses the full range of the contemporary field of linguistics, including historical, comparative, formal, mathematical, functional, and philosophical linguistics with special attention given to interrelations within branches of linguistics and to relations of linguistics with other disciplines. Areas of intersection with the social
Democracy and Knowledge
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Josiah Ober
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-09-15 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

When does democracy work well, and why? Is democracy the best form of government? These questions are of supreme importance today as the United States seeks to promote its democratic values abroad. Democracy and Knowledge is the first book to look to ancient Athens to explain how and why directly
Representing Rape
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Susan Ehrlich
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-08-27 - Publisher: Routledge

Representing Rape is the first feminist analysis of the language of sexual assault trials from the perspective of linguists. Susan Ehrlich argues that language is central to all legal settings - specifically sexual harassment and acquaintance rape hearings where linguistic descriptions of the events are often the only type of