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What is English? And Why Should We Care?

By: Tim William Machan

To find some answers Tim Machan explores the language's present and past, and looks ahead to its futures among the one and a half billion people who speak it. His search is fascinating and important, for definitions of English have influenced education and law in many countries and helped shape the identities of those who live in them.

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Medical Writing in Early Modern English

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This volume provides a new perspective on the evolution of the special language of medicine, based on the electronic corpus of Early Modern English Medical Texts, containing over two million words of medical writing from 1500 to 1700.

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Adamson, H.
Language Minority Students in American Schools : An Education in English 2005
Adger, Carolyn
Dialects in Schools and Communities 1999
Altmann, Gerry
Cognitive Models of Speech Processing: the Second Sperlonga Meeting 1993
Amanti, Cathy (Editor)
Funds of Knowledge : Theorizing Practices in Households, Communities, and Classrooms 2005
Au, Kathryn
Mutlicultural Issues and Literacy Achievement 2005
August, Diane (Editor)
Developing Literacy in Second-Language Learners : Report of the National Literacy Panel on Language-Minority Children and Youth 2006
Balkom, Hans (Editor)
Classification of Developmental Language Disorders : Theoretical Issues and Clinical Implications 2004
Ball, Martin
Phonetics for Communication Disorders 2005
Banich, Marie (Editor)
Mind, Brain, and Language : Multidisciplinary Perspectives 2003
Baratta, Anthony
Literacy: A Redefinition 1994
Basturkmen, Helen
Ideas and Options in English for Specific Purposes 2006
Bazerman, Charles (Editor)
What Writing Does And How It Does It : An Introduction to Analyzing Texts and Textual Practices 2004
Belfiore, Mary
Reading Work : Literacies in the New Workplace 2004
Berman, Ruth
Relating Events in Narrative: A Crosslinguistic Developmental Study 1994
Birch, Barbara
English L2 Reading : Getting to the Bottom 2006

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