The Evolution of Language Through Technology, Emojis, Sarcasm, and Politics | Academic Best Sellers

An enlightening and concise overview of the life and times of irony and sarcasm, an analysis of how state and non-state actors leverage digital rhetoric as a twenty-first-century weapon of war, and an examination of the evolution of emoji top the list of best-selling language books, as compiled by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO.

An enlightening and concise overview of the life and times of irony and sarcasm, an analysis of how state and non-state actors leverage digital rhetoric as a twenty-first-century weapon of war, and an examination of the evolution of emoji top the list of best-selling language books, as compiled by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO.

1. Irony and Sarcasm
Kreuz, Roger J.
MIT Press. 2020. ISBN 9780262538268. $15.95.

2. Rhet Ops: Rhetoric and Information Warfare
Ridolfo, Jim
University of Pittsburgh Press. 2019. ISBN 9780822945895. $40.

3. The Emoji Revolution: How Technology is Shaping the Future of Communication
Seargeant, Philip
Cambridge University Press. 2019. ISBN 9781108496643. $79.99.

4. Signs of Difference: Language and Ideology in Social Life
Gal, Susan
Cambridge University Press. 2019. ISBN 9781108491891. $89.99

5. Language of Roman Letters: Bilingual Epistolography from Cicero to Fronto
Elder, Olivia
Cambridge University Press. 2019. ISBN 9781108480161. $99.99.

6. Amplifying the Curriculum: Designing Quality Learning Opportunities for English Learners
Walqui, Aida
Teachers College Press. 2019. ISBN 9780807761199. $29.95.

7. Long Live Latin: The Pleasures of a Useless Language
Gardini, Nicola
Farrar, Straus & Giroux. 2019. ISBN 9780374284527. $26.

8. Bordered Writers: Latinx Identities and Literacy Practices at Hispanic-Serving Institutions
Baca, Isabel
State University of New York Press. 2019. ISBN 9781438475035. $95.

9. Human Language: From Genes and Brains to Behavior
Hagoort, Peter
MIT Press. 2019. ISBN 9780262042635. $150.

10. Syntactic Variation of Spanish Dialects
Gallego, Angel J.
Oxford University Press. 2018. ISBN 9780190634797. $99.

11. Cambridge Dictionary of Linguistics
Brown, Keith
Cambridge University Press. 2019. ISBN 9780521747455. $37.99.

12. Life of Guy: Guy Fawkes, the Gunpowder Plot, and the Unlikely History of an Indispensable Word
Metcalf, Allan
Oxford University Press. 2019. ISBN 9780190669201. $18.95.

13. Shared History: Writing in the High School, College, and University, 1856-1886
Lueck, Amy J.
Southern Illinois University Press. 2020. ISBN 9780809337422. $37.

14. Reading Israel, Reading America: The Politics of Translation Between Jews
Asher, Omri
Stanford University Press. 2019. ISBN 9781503610057. $90.

15. Changing The Subject: A Theory of Rhetorical Empathy
Blankenship, Lisa
Utah State University Press. 2019. ISBN 9781607329091. $20.95.

16. Because Internet: Understanding the New Rules of Language
Mcculloch, Gretchen
Riverhead Books. 2019. ISBN 9780735210936. $26.

17. What’s Your Pronoun: Beyond He & She
Baron, Dennis E.
Liveright Publishing Corp. 2020. ISBN 9781631496042. $25.95.

18. Language Unlimited: The Science Behind Our Most Creative Power
Adger, David
Oxford University Press. 2019. ISBN 9780198828099. $25.95.

19. First You Write a Sentence: The Elements of Reading, Writing . . . and Life
Moran, Joe
Penguin Books. 2019. ISBN 9780143134343. $16.

20. When Words Trump Politics: Resisting a Hostile Regime of Language
Hodges, Adam
Stanford University Press. 2020. ISBN 9781503610798. $14.

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