Language and Linguistics

Are you looking for dynamic books at the cutting edge of Language and Linguistics research? 

We work with authors such as David Crystal, Koenraad Kuiper, Ruth Wodak and Judith Baxter to bring you exciting work covering a wide range of areas, including applied linguistics, sociolinguistics, language education and much more.


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  • Cathy Scott

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    Commissioning Editor
    Language and Linguistics


    Cathy joined Palgrave in 2015 with the higher education textbooks division, working across the psychology, language and linguistics, modern languages, maths and engineering lists. She made the move across to scholarly in 2017, and is delighted to be focusing on language and linguistics. Cathy is actively commissioning in all areas of language and linguistics, and welcomes proposals for research monographs, edited collections, new series, handbooks and Palgrave Pivots.

 I wish I’d had Hough and Corbett’s Beginning Old English as a first-year undergraduate myself.

Rachel Wicaksono on Beginning Old English, in THE’s textbook guide for language and linguistics