Language, January 2019 | Best Sellers

January 2018 to date as identified by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO

1. Archaeology of Babel: The Colonial Foundation of the Humanities
Ahmed, Siraj
Stanford University Press
2018. ISBN 9780804785297. $90

2. Technolingualism: The Mind and the Machine
Pfrehm, James
Bloomsbury Academic
2018. ISBN 9781472578358. $88

3. Language as Hermeneutic: A Primer on the Word and Digitization
Ong, Walter J.
Cornell University Press
2017. ISBN 9781501714481. $95

4. Ancient Rhetorics and Digital Networks
Kennerly, Michele
University of Alabama Press
2018. ISBN 9780817359041. $39.95

5. Sympathy for the Traitor: A Translation Manifesto
Polizzotti, Mark
MIT Press
2018. ISBN 9780262037990. $22.95

6. Critics, Compilers, and Commentators: An Introduction to Roman Philology, 200 BCE–800 CE
Zetzel, James E.G.
Oxford University Press
2018. ISBN 9780195380514. $99

7. The Elusive Brain: Literary Experiments in the Age of Neuroscience
Tougaw, Jason
Yale University Press
2018. ISBN 9780300221176. $40

8. Taken for Granted: The Remarkable Power of the Unremarkable
Zerubavel, Eviatar
Princeton University Press
2018. ISBN 9780691177366. $19.95

9. The Oxford Handbook of Rhetorical Studies
MacDonald, Michael J.
Oxford University Press
2017. ISBN 9780199731596. $150

10. On African-American Rhetoric
Gilyard, Keith
2018. ISBN 9781138090422. $150

11. A Brief History of the Verb To Be
Moro, Andrea
MIT Press
2017. ISBN 9780262037129. $40

12. Searchable Talk: Hashtags and Social Media Metadiscourse
Zappavigna, Michele
Bloomsbury Academic
2018. ISBN 9781474292368. $101.95

13. Serendipity in Rhetoric, Writing, and Literacy Research
Goggin, Maureen Daly
Utah State University Press
2018. ISBN 9781607327387. $34.95

14. Translation as Citation: Zhuangzi Inside Out
Saussy, Haun
Oxford University Press
2017. ISBN 9780198812531. $67

15. Feeling It: Language, Race, and Affect in Latinx Youth Learning
Bucholtz, Mary
2018. ISBN 9781138296794. $150

16. Eye-Tracking: A Guide for Applied Linguistics Research
Conklin, Kathryn
Cambridge University Press
2018. ISBN 9781108415354. $89.99

17. The Targeting System of Language
Talmy, Leonard
MIT Press
2017. ISBN 9780262036979. $50

18. Composition, Rhetoric, and Disciplinarity
Malenczyk, Rita
Utah State University Press
2018. ISBN 9781607326946. $39.95

19. The Prodigal Tongue: The Love-Hate Relationship Between American and British English
Murphy, M. Lynne
Penguin Books
2018. ISBN 9780143131106. $17

20. Words and the First World War: Language, Memory, Vocabulary
Walker, Julian
Bloomsbury Academic
2017. ISBN 9781350001930. $60

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