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Oct 4 0 By LANGUAGESCHOOL

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Aug 18 0 By LANGUAGESCHOOL

This best-selling textbook provides an engaging and user-friendly introduction to the study of language.

An Introduction to Language, Seventh Edition. Aug 18 0 By LANGUAGESCHOOL

To understand our humanity, one must understand the nature of language that makes us human. According to the philosophy expressed in the myths and religions of many peoples, language is the source of human life and power.

Aug 18 0 By LANGUAGESCHOOL

Written by a team based at one of the world’s leading centres for linguistic teaching and research, the second edition of this highly successful textbook offers a unified approach to language, viewed from a range of perspectives essential for students’ understanding of the subject.

Aug 18 0 By LANGUAGESCHOOL

The language and language family headings in this book are in alphabetical order from Abkhaz to Zulu. Cross-references are given in SMALL CAPITALS. Maps, and sometimes boxes listing numerals or other examples, often bring together information on two or three related languages: the cross-references always serve as a guide.

Aug 18 0 By LANGUAGESCHOOL

The need for a proper linguistics dictionary is thus as urgent now as it ever was; but to be fulfilled it requires a combination of academic expertise, time, physical resources and finance which so far have proved impossible to attain.

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The Routledge Linguistics Encyclopedia Aug 18 0 By LANGUAGESCHOOL

The Routledge Linguistics Encyclopedia is a single-volume encyclopedia covering all major and subsidiary areas of linguistics and applied linguistics. The seventy nine entries provide in-depth coverage of the topics and sub-topics of the
field.

Aug 18 0 By LANGUAGESCHOOL

My purpose in writing this book is to celebrate the existence of human language, and to provide a tribute to those who engage in its study.

Aug 18 0 By LANGUAGESCHOOL

The new edition of this highly successful A–Z guide explores the main concepts and terms used in the study of language and linguistics. Containing over 300 entries, thoroughly updated to reflect the latest developments in the field, this book includes entries in:

Cognitive linguistics

Discourse analysis

Aug 18 0 By LANGUAGESCHOOL

The Encyclopedia of the World’s Endangered Languages will be a necessary addition to all academic linguistic collections and will be a useful resource for a range of readers with an interest in development studies, cultural heritage and international affairs.

Aug 18 0 By LANGUAGESCHOOL

In this volume, the world’s leading experts describe the world’s major languages. It is estimated that there are more than 250 established language families in the world, and over 6800 distinct languages, many of which are threatened or endangered.

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EDITOR’S INTRODUCTION: In the study of language the late 1980s may be seen in retrospect as an era of consolidation. No moderately aware eye will miss the epidemic of encyclopedias of that time, their didactic sameness masked by a variety of style, even a desperate individuality.

Aug 17 0 By LANGUAGESCHOOL

Do we need another introduction to Indo-European linguistics? Since 1995 four have been published in English (Beekes 1995, Szemerenyi 1996, Meier-Brugger 2003, Fortson 2004) and the ground seems to be pretty well covered. This book, however, aims to be an introduction of a different sort.

Aug 17 0 By LANGUAGESCHOOL

Together with its companion volume—The Prehistory of Language—this book grew out of a conference held in Stellenbosch, South Africa, in November 2006. The organizers deliberately held the event in the part of the world where modern language is now believed to have evolved.

Aug 17 0 By LANGUAGESCHOOL

Together with its companion volume—The Cradle of Language —this book grew out of a conference held in Stellenbosch, South Africa, in November 2006. The organizers deliberately held the event in the part of the world where modern language is now believed to have evolved.

Aug 17 0 By LANGUAGESCHOOL

When you picked up this book you may have been struck by the phrase English Linguistics (EL) on the cover. What is English Linguistics?

Aug 16 0 By LANGUAGESCHOOL

This book is the result of over twenty years of development.

Oct 9 0 By LANGUAGESCHOOL

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