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            The Struggle for Legitimacy: Indigenized Englishes in Settler Schools

            The Struggle for Legitimacy: Indigenized Englishes in Settler Schools (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Sterzuk, Andrea

            • RRP: $46.99
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            This book examines experiences of Indigenous students in settler schools by using the example of a Canadian school as a window onto the relationship between colonial discourses; indigenized English language varieties; racialized identities; and biased educational practices of set...tler schools.
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            ISBN 9781847695178
            Released AU 11 Nov 2011
            Publisher Channel View Publications Ltd
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Critical Language and Literacy Studies
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            The Sociology of Organizations: An Anthology of Contemporary Theory and Research
              

            The Sociology of Organizations: An Anthology of Contemporary Theory and Research (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Wharton, Amy S.

            • RRP: $176.99
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            Wharton's anthology provides an overview of contemporary theory and research in the sociology of organizations. Three features of this book are particularly distinctive: an emphasis on sociological content; attention to contemprary theory and research; and its comprehensive, rese...arch-based, and methodologically diverse approach.
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            ISBN 9780195330700
            Released AU 1 Mar 2007
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Tonality in Austronesian Languages
              

            Tonality in Austronesian Languages (Paperback)

            Edited by Edmondson, Jerold A.; Gregerson, Kenneth J.

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            Chapters: Tonogenesis in the North Huon Gulf ChainRoss, Malcolm DUses of phonation type in JavanesePoedjosoedarmo, Gloria RVoicing and vowel height in Madurese: a preliminary reportCohn, Abigail CPhan Rang Cham and Utsat: Tonogenetic themes and variantsThurgood, GrahamTone in Uts...atMaddieson, Ian and Keng-Fong PangOverview of Austronesian and Philippine accent patternsZorc, R. DavidWestern Cham as a register languageEdmondson, Jerold A. and Kenneth J. GregersonTonogenesis in New CaledoniaRivierre, Jean-ClaudeProto-Austronesian stressWolff, John UProto-Micronesian prosodyRehg, Kenneth LAustronesian final consonants and the origin of Chinese tonesSagart, Laurent
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            ISBN 9780824815301
            Released AU 25 Mar 2008
            Publisher University of Hawai'i Press
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Oceanic Linguistics Special Publication
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            Kayardild Morphology and Syntax
               

            Kayardild Morphology and Syntax (Hardback)

            By Round, Erich R.

            • RRP: $187.99
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            This book presents new data and analyses of the inflectional system and syntax of Kayardild, a typologically striking language of Australia. By virtue of the technical format employed, the book makes Kayardild accessible to mainstream formal linguistic theory, and so will appeal ...to a broad new audience as well as to those who know Kayardild well.
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            ISBN 9780199654871
            Released AU 11 Dec 2012
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Oxford Studies of Endangered Languages
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            Leadership and Literacy: Principals, Partnerships and Pathways to Improvement
             

            Leadership and Literacy: Principals, Partnerships and Pathways to Improvement (Hardback, 1st ed. 2017)

            By Dempster, Neil; Townsend, Tony; Johnson, Greer; Bayetto, Anne; Lovett, Susan

            • RRP: $292.37
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            This book focuses on what school leaders need to know and understand about leadership for learning, and for learning to read in particular.

            ISBN 9783319542973
            Released AU 7 Apr 2017
            Publisher Springer International Publish
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Alphamaniacs: Builders of 26 Wonders of the Word
             

            Alphamaniacs: Builders of 26 Wonders of the Word (Hardback)

            By Fleischman, Paul; Illustrated by Sweet, Melissa

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            Are you a word person? A curiosity seeker? An explorer? Take a look at these twenty-six extraordinary individuals for whom love of language is an extreme sport.Step right up and read the genuine stories of writers so intoxicated by the shapes and sound of language that they colle...cted, dissected, and constructed verbal wonders of the most extraordinary kind. Jean-Dominique Bauby wrote his memoirs by blinking his left eyelid, unable to move the rest of his body. Frederic Cassidy was obsessed with the language of place, and after posing hundreds of questions to folks all over the United States, amassed (among other things) 176 words for dust bunnies. Georges Perec wrote a novel without using the letter e (so well that at least one reviewer didn't notice its absence), then followed with a novella in which e was the only vowel. A love letter to all those who love words, language, writing, writers, and stories, Alphamaniacs is a stunningly illustrated collection of mini-biographies about the most daring and peculiar of writers and their audacious, courageous, temerarious way with words.
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            ISBN 9780763690663
            Released AU 1 May 2020
            Publisher Candlewick Press,U.S
            Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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            How to Read Literature Like a Professor Revised Edition: A Lively and Entertaining Guide to Reading Between the Lines
             

            How to Read Literature Like a Professor Revised Edition: A Lively and Entertaining Guide to Reading Between the Lines (Paperback, Revised ed.)

            By Foster, Thomas C.

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            A thoroughly revised and updated edition of Thomas C. Foster's classic guide--a lively and entertaining introduction to literature and literary basics, including symbols, themes and contexts, that shows you how to make your everyday reading experience more rewarding and enjoyable....While many books can be enjoyed for their basic stories, there are often deeper literary meanings interwoven in these texts. How to Read Literature Like a Professor helps us to discover those hidden truths by looking at literature with the eyes--and the literary codes-of the ultimate professional reader, the college professor.What does it mean when a literary hero is traveling along a dusty road? When he hands a drink to his companion? When he's drenched in a sudden rain shower?Ranging from major themes to literary models, narrative devices and form, Thomas C. Foster provides us with a broad overview of literature--a world where a road leads to a quest, a shared meal may signify a communion, and rain, whether cleansing or destructive, is never just a shower-and shows us how to make our reading experience more enriching, satisfying, and fun.This revised edition includes new chapters, a new preface and epilogue, and incorporates updated teaching points that Foster has developed over the past decade.
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            ISBN 9780062301673
            Released AU 13 Oct 2017
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Language for Life: Where linguistics meets teaching
             

            Language for Life: Where linguistics meets teaching (Paperback)

            By Stone, Lyn

            • RRP: $67.99
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            Language for Life turns important research findings about linguistics and teaching into evidence-based, effective classroom practice. It helps teachers: * learn more about language structure * promote pupils' acquisition of knowledge through systematic study * guide the developme...nt of skills to write accurately and in increasing volume * support the emergence of clear and organised thinking for writing * help pupils reach their full potential as readers and writers * connect acquisition and command of vocabulary to learning across the curriculum. It includes: case studies, practical examples, glossary, classroom resources and differentiated exercises
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            ISBN 9781138899308
            Released AU 3 Nov 2015
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Grammar Rules: Grammar Rules
             

            Grammar Rules: Grammar Rules (Hardback)

            By Shrives, Craig

            • RRP: $19.99
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            Suitable for Brits and Americans, this grammar-reference book offers well-crafted 'grammar lite' explanations as well as hundreds of tips and workarounds.

            ISBN 9780857830371
            Released AU 8 Sep 2011
            Publisher OCTOPUS PUBLISHING GROUP
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Smashing Grammar: A guide to improving your writing skills and avoiding common mistakes
             

            Smashing Grammar: A guide to improving your writing skills and avoiding common mistakes (Hardback)

            By Shrives, Craig

            • RRP: $22.99
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            A comprehensive guide to sharpening your grammar.

            ISBN 9780857835888
            Released AU 27 Aug 2019
            Publisher OCTOPUS PUBLISHING GROUP
            Interest Age 16+ years
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