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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 History of Western Appreciation of English-translated Tang Poetry
A History of Western Appreciation of English-translated...
Lan Jiang
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This book examines the development of English-translated Tang poetry and its propagation to the Western world. It consists of two parts, the first of which addresses the initial stage of English-translated Tang poetry’s propagation, and the second ex...
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 Lexical Semantic Study of Chinese Opposites
A Lexical Semantic Study of Chinese Opposites
Jing Ding
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This book studies Chinese opposites. It uses a large corpus (GigaWord) to trace the behavior of opposite pairings’ co-occurrence, focusing on the following questions: In what types of constructions, from window-size restricted and bi-syllabic to quad...
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 on the Washback Effects of the Test for English Majors (TEM)
A Study on the Washback Effects of the Test for English...
Qian Xu; Jun L...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This book adopts a multi-method and multi-phase approach to investigate the washback effects of Test for English Majors (TEM) on program administrators, teachers and students, shedding new light on TEM reform and the reform of English teaching and le...
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 ...
Advance Compression and Watermarking Technique for Speech Signals
Advance Compression and Watermarking Technique for...
Rohit Thanki; Komal...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This book introduces methods for copyright protection and compression for speech signals. The first method introduces copyright protection of speech signal using watermarking; the second introduces compression of the speech signal using Compressive S...
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...
African Youth Languages
African Youth Languages
Ellen Hurst-Harosh...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This book showcases current research on language in new media, the performing arts and music in Africa, emphasising the role that youth play in language change and development. The authors demonstrate how the efforts of young people to throw off old ...
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...