Prepatarory Reading (Linguistics as major area)

Students seeking admission to the program as well as students that have already been admitted are strongly urged to choose THREE of the following works and to read them before beginning their studies:


Baron, Naomi. 2008. Always on: Language in an Online and Mobile World. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Blommaert, Jan. 2010. The Sociolinguistics of Globalization. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Duranti, Alessandro, ed. 2004. Key Terms in Language and Culture. Oxford: Blackwell.

Jenkins, Jennifer. 2009. World Englishes: A Resource Book for Students. 2nd ed. London: Routledge.

Spencer-Oatey, Helen, ed. 2008. Culturally Speaking: Culture, Communication and Politeness Theory. London: Continuum.

Venuti, Lawrence. 2013. Translation Changes Everything: Theory and Practice. London: Routledge.

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