Words for working Professional and Academic English for International Business and EconomicsRosa Giménez Moreno, ed. Col.: Educació. Laboratori de Materials, 28 ISBN: 978‐84‐370‐7873‐1 2010 ‐ 402 pp.

Words for Working offers an updated review of concepts, competencies, communicative habilities and essential resources for learning and effectively using the Professional and Academic English in the field of Economics and the Global Company. The book provides readers with the knowledge and command of the existing linguistic variations within specialised language (intercultural, geographic, textual, etc.), as well as of its functioning in areas of professional communication which are fundamental in this field (English for business, economics, finance, law, etc.). It also contains communicative strategies and practical didactic activities useful both for professional purposes and the study and research of English within these disciplines in the new European Higher Education Area. CONTENTS Preface Part I. English for International Business and Economics 1. Professional and Academic Languages [José Mateo Martínez] 2. Language Variation in English for Business and Economics [Miguel F. Ruíz Garrido] Part II. Professional English 3. English for General Business Purposes [Elena Bosch Abarca] 4. English for Specific Business Purposes: English for Tourism [Elvira Mª Montañés Brunet] 5. English for Economics and Finance [Juan Carlos Palmer Silveira] 6. The Legal Environment of Business in the Anglo‐Saxon World [Maria Ángeles Orts Llopis] 7. English for ICT in Business Management [Hanna Skorczynska Sznajder – María Carbonell Olivares] Part III. Academic English 8. English for Higher Education Studies [Rosa Giménez Moreno] 9. English for Academic Research [Jordi Piqué‐Angordans – Carmen Piqué‐Noguera] List of abbreviations and acronyms References

CONTENTS

Preface

Part I. English for International Business and Economics
1. Professional and Academic Languages [José Mateo Martínez]
2. Language Variation in English for Business and Economics [Miguel F. Ruíz Garrido]

Part II. Professional English
3. English for General Business Purposes [Elena Bosch Abarca]
4. English for Specific Business Purposes: English for Tourism [Elvira Mª Montañés Brunet]
5. English for Economics and Finance [Juan Carlos Palmer Silveira]
6. The Legal Environment of Business in the Anglo‐Saxon World [Maria Ángeles Orts Llopis]
7. English for ICT in Business Management [Hanna Skorczynska Sznajder – María Carbonell Olivares]

Part III. Academic English
8. English for Higher Education Studies [Rosa Giménez Moreno]
9. English for Academic Research [Jordi Piqué‐Angordans – Carmen Piqué‐Noguera]

List of abbreviations and acronyms

References

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