The Sociolinguistics of Academic Publishing: Language and the Practices of Homo Academicus

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This book presents a sociolinguistics of academic publishing from an historical and contemporary perspective. Using Swedish academia as a case study, it focuses on publishing practices within history and psychology. The author demonstrates how new regimes of research evaluation and performance-based funding are impinging on university life. His central argument, following the French sociologist Bourdieu, is that the trend towards publishing in English should be understood as a social strategy, developed in response to such ...

The Sociolinguistics of Academic Publishing: Language and the Practices of Homo Academicus 2018, Palgrave MacMillan

ISBN-13: 9783319865157

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The Sociolinguistics of Academic Publishing: Language and the Practices of Homo Academicus 2017, Springer International Publishing AG, Cham

ISBN-13: 9783319589398

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