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Título:The Handbook of Language and Globalization
Autor/a:Coupland, Nikolas
Año de publicación:2012
Lugar de edición:Hoboken, NJ
DescripciónThe Handbook of Language and Globalization brings together important new studies of language and discourse in the global era, consolidating a vibrant new field of sociolinguistic research.

- The first volume to assemble leading scholarship in this rapidly developing field
- Features new contributions from 36 internationally-known scholars, bringing together key research in the field and establishing a benchmark for future research
- Comprehensive coverage is divided into four sections: global multilingualism, world languages and language systems; global discourse in key domains and genres; language, values and markets under globalization; and language, distance and identities
- Covers an impressive breadth of topics including tourism, language teaching, social networking, terrorism, and religion, among many others
- Winner of the British Association for Applied Linguistics book prize 2011

About the author
Nikolas Coupland is Research Director, Centre for Language and Communication Research, Cardiff University. He is an elected member of the UK Academy of Social Sciences. He is co-editor of the book series, Oxford Studies in Sociolinguistics. Coupland was also founding editor, with Allan Bell, of the Journal of Sociolinguistics.
Temática:Análisis del discurso, Antropología lingüística, Sociolingüística
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Introduction: Sociolinguistics in the Global Era
Nikolas Coupland

Part I Global Multilingualism, World Languages, and Language Systems

1 Globalization, Global English, and World English(es): Myths and Facts
Salikoko S. Mufwene

2 Language Systems
Abram De Swaan

3 The Global Politics of Language: Markets, Maintenance, Marginalization, or Murder?
Tove Skutnabb-Kangas and Robert Phillipson

4 World Languages: Trends and Futures
Ulrich Ammon

5 Language Policy and Globalization
Thomas Ricento

6 Panlingual Globalization
Jonathan Pool

7 The Spread of Global Spanish: From Cervantes to reggaetón
Clare Mar-Molinero

8 New National Languages in Eastern Europe
Brigitta Busch

Part II Global Discourse in Key Domains and Genres

9 Localizing the Global on the Participatory Web
Jannis Androutsopoulos

10 Globalizing the Local: The Case of an Egyptian Superhero Comic
Theo van Leeuwen and Usama Suleiman

11 Language and the Globalizing Habitus of Tourism: Toward A Sociolinguistics of Fleeting Relationships
Adam Jaworski and Crispin Thurlow

12 Globalization and Language Teaching
David Block

13 Discursive Constructions of Global War and Terror
Adam Hodges

14 Has God Gone Global? Religion, Language, and Globalization
Annabelle Mooney

Part III Language, Values, and Markets under Globalization

15 Language as Resource in the Globalized New Economy
Monica Heller

16 Language and Movement in Space
Jan Blommaert and Jie Dong

17 Indexing the Local
Barbara Johnstone

18 Ecolinguistics and Globalization
Arran Stibbe

19 The Chinese Discourse of Human Rights and Glocalization

20 Meanings of 'Globalization': East and West
Peter Garrett

21 Languages and Global Marketing
Helen Kelly-Holmes

Part IV Language, Distance, and Identities

22 Shadows of Discourse: Intercultural Communication in Global Contexts
Claire Kramsch and Elizabeth Boner

23 Unraveling Post-Colonial Identity through Language
Rakesh M. Bhatt

24 At the Intersection of Gender, Language, and Transnationalism
Ingrid Piller and Kimie Takahashi

25 Globalization and Gay Language
William L. Leap

26 Metroethnicities and Metrolanguages
John C. Maher

27 Popular Cultures, Popular Languages, and Global Identities
Alastair Pennycook

28 Global Representations of Distant Suffering
Lilie Chouliaraki

29 Global Media and the Regime of Lifestyle
David Machin and Theo van Leeuwen

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Fecha de publicación en Infoling:26 de enero de 2013
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