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Language and Literature

University of Nottingham, UK

Published in Association with Poetics and Linguistics Association

2013 Impact Factor: 0.429
2013 Ranking: 95/169 in Linguistics
Source: 2013 Journal Citation Reports ® (Thomson Reuters, 2014)

Language and Literature is an invaluable international journal covering the latest developments in stylistic analysis, the linguistic analysis of literature and related areas. With its uniquely broad coverage, the journal offers readers easy access to all the important new research relevant to stylistics.

Authoritative Articles

Refereed articles from international scholars ensure that readers are kept fully up to date with the best research worldwide. Topics covered include: literary and non-literary stylistics, the connection between stylistics, critical theory, linguistics and literary criticism, and their applications in teaching to native and non-native speaking students.

Comment and Debate

The Notes and Discussion section provides a stimulating forum for debate on new and controversial contributions to the study of language and literature.

Book Reviews

New publications in the field are surveyed and expert reviews of the most important works are included.

Language and Literature is essential reading for students and academics working in stylistic analysis, text linguistics and literary theory. It is also an invaluable source of reference for native and non-native teachers of English language and literature in secondary and higher education.

"Language and Literature is a pointer to the future." - Times Higher Education Supplement

"The articles in Language and Literature are varied and insightful; they are also full of ideas about potential areas of future research. The journal provides firm evidence that the marriage of literary criticism and linguistics is both legitimate and creative" - British Council

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Institutional Subscription, Combined (Print & E-access) $1,060.00
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Institutional Backfile Purchase, E-access (Content through 1998) $955.00
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Individual Subscription, Print Only $118.00

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Institutional, Single Print Issue $286.00
Individual Single Print Issue $38.00
Frequency: Quarterly eISSN: 1461-7293 ISSN: 0963-9470
Months of Distribution: February , May , August , November Current Volume: 24 Current Issue: 2
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