Close
Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Search
Academic Writing and Genre: A Systematic Analysis

Academic Writing and Genre: A Systematic Analysis (Hardback)

£120.00
Printed to order. Despatched in 2-3 weeks.
Email me when back in stock

Synopsis

The focus of this book is the use of genre-based approaches to teaching academic writing. Genre-based courses enable second language learners to integrate their linguistic, organisational and contextual knowledge in a variety of different tasks. The book reviews pedagogical approaches to genre through English for Specific Purposes and Systemic Functional Linguistics to present a synthesis of the current research being undertaken in the field. From this theoretical base, Ian Bruce proposes a new model of genre-based approaches to academic writing, and analyses the ways in which this can be implemented in pedagogy and curriculum design. "Academic Writing and Genre" is a cutting-edge monograph which will be essential reading for researchers in applied linguistics.

Languages with Grant & CutlerLinguisticsSemantics Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Publication Date: 24/01/2008 ISBN-13: 9780826498441  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
Availability: Printed to order. Despatched in 2-3 weeks.  

Ian Bruce is Lecturer in Applied Linguistics at the University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand.

More books by Ian Bruce

Leave Review

Delivery

Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
UK Standard Delivery FREE FREE 3-5 Days
UK First Class £4.50 £1.00 1-2 Days
UK Courier £7.00 £1.00 1-2 Days
Western Europe** Courier £17.00 £3.00 2-3 Days
Western Europe** Airmail £5.00 £1.50 4-14 Days
USA / Canada Courier £20.00 £3.00 2-4 Days
USA / Canada Airmail £7.00 £3.00 4-14 Days
Rest of World Courier £22.50 £3.00 3-6 Days
Rest of World Airmail £8.00 £3.00 7-21 Days

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Delivery Help & FAQs

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

The Boundary Stones of Thought: An...
(Paperback)
Ian Rumfitt
 
 
£19.99
 
Reclaiming Powerful Literacies: New...
(Paperback)
Rebecca Rogers
 
 
£29.99
 
Pragmatic Approaches to Latin and...
(Hardback)
Camille Denizot; Olga Spevak
 
 
£83.00
 

Currently out of stock

Language and Meaning
(Paperback)
Betty J Birner
 
 
£21.99
 
Latest Blog
#FoylesFive: Swap Snowflakes for Stardust
17/11/2017

Swap snowflakes for stardust this Christmas with some recommends that are out of this world, from Jamie-Lee from our Birmingham branch.

Read an extract of The Book of the Year
15/11/2017

Behold The Book of the Year, by the “No Such Thing As A Fish” podcasters a.k.a the QI Elves. The book is a surreal, silly and wonderful compendium of irreverent and topical facts that show 2017 in a unique light.

Japan: the Perfect Setting for a Crime Novel
14/11/2017

Nicolas explains why Japan is the perfect backdrop to a crime novel.

View all Blog Entries
Twitter
Show/Hide Tweets
© W&G Foyle Ltd