Research Genres: Explorations and Applications

By: John M. Swales

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Research Genres discusses today’s research world, its various configurations of genres, and the role of English within them. Theoretical and methodological issues are explored, with a special emphasis on various metaphors of genre. The book is full of carefully-worked detail and each chapter ends with suggestions for pedagogical practice. Research Genres provides a rich and scholarly account of this key area. Contents 1. Toward a world of genre; 2. The role of English in the research world; 3. Theoretical and methodological issues; 4. ‘Getting done’: The PhD dssertation; 5. The PhD defense; 6. Research talk and research talks; 7. The Research Article Revisited; 8. Three remaining issues. Printed Pages: 324.

Title: Research Genres: Explorations and Applications

Author Name: John M. Swales

Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Cambridge, UK, Cambridge University Press:

ISBN: 0521825946

ISBN 13: 9780521825948

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Size: 228 x 152 Mm

Seller ID: 012858

Keywords: Second Language Listening