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    Corpora and Language Education (Research and Practice in Applied Linguistics) (Paperback) By (author) Lynne Flowerdew

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    Description"Corpora and Language Education" critically examines key concepts and issues in corpus linguistics, with a particular focus on the expanding interdisciplinary nature of the field and the role that written and spoken corpora now play in the fields of professional communication, teacher education, translation studies, lexicography, literature, critical discourse analysis, and forensic linguistics. The book also presents a series of corpus-based case studies illustrating central themes and best practices in the field.

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    Corpora and Language Education
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    By (author) Lynne Flowerdew
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    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 368
    Width: 156 mm
    Height: 234 mm
    Thickness: 20 mm
    Weight: 553 g
    ISBN 13: 9781403998934
    ISBN 10: 1403998930

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    17 January 2012
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    LYNNE FLOWERDEW teaches at the Hong Kong University for Science and Technology, Hong Kong. She specializes in corpora use in language for special purposes.
    Table of contents
    General Editors' Preface Acknowledgments Glossary PART I: KEY CONCEPTS AND APPROACHES Definition, Purposes and Applications of Corpora Historical and Conceptual Background of Corpus Linguistics: Evolutionary, Revolutionary or Counter-Revolutionary? Approaches to Corpus Linguistics PART II: THE NEXUS OF CORPUS LINGUISTICS, TEXTLINGUISTICS AND SOCIOLINGUISTICS How is Corpus Linguistics Related to Textlinguistics? How is Corpus Linguistics Related to Sociolinguistics? PART III: APPLICATIONS OF CORPORA IN RESEARCH AND TEACHING ARENAS Applying Corpus Linguistics in Research Arenas Applying Corpus Linguistics in Teaching Arenas Research Cases PART IV: RESOURCES References Subject Index Author Index