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  1. Structuralism and Semiotics

    2nd Edition

    By Terence Hawkes

    Series: New Accents

    Published in 1977 as the first volume in the New Accents series, Structuralism and Semiotics made crucial debates in critical theory accessible to those with no prior knowledge of the field. Since then a generation of readers has used the book as an entry not only into structuralism and semiotics,...

    Published July 17th 2003 by Routledge

  2. Origins of Predicates

    Evidence from Plains Cree

    By Tomio Hirose

    Series: Outstanding Dissertations in Linguistics

    This book offers a new perspective on natural language predicates by analyzing data from the Plains Cree language. Contrary to traditional understanding, Cree verbal complexes are syntactic constructs composed of morphemes as syntactic objects that are subject to structurally defined constraints,...

    Published July 7th 2003 by Routledge

  3. Ethnolinguistic Chicago

    Language and Literacy in the City's Neighborhoods

    Edited by Marcia Farr

    This book, together with Latino Language and Literacy in Ethnolinguistic Chicago, documents how the future in a globalizing world is not only increasingly multilingual, but that diversity in language use (within one language and across languages) will always be with us. Most of the chapters in...

    Published July 1st 2003 by Routledge

  4. Lexicography

    Critical Concepts

    Edited by R.R.K. Hartmann

    Series: Critical Concepts in Linguistics

    Lexicography is a growing academic specialization, with both a practical and a theoretical branch, numerous perspectives, and interdisciplinary significance. This collection draws together the most important and influential work in the field of lexicography.As well as a new general introduction...

    Published June 26th 2003 by Routledge

  5. A Grammar of Mangghuer

    A Mongolic Language of China's Qinghai-Gansu Sprachbund

    By Keith W. Slater

    Series: Routledge Studies in Asian Linguistics

    This book is a grammar of Mangghuer, a Mongolic language spoken by approximately 25,000 people in China's northwestern Qinghai Province. Mangghuer is virtually unknown outside China, and no grammar of Mangghuer has ever been published in any language. The book's primary importance is thus as a...

    Published June 19th 2003 by Routledge

  6. Input-based Phonological Acquisition

    By Tania Zamuner

    Series: Outstanding Dissertations in Linguistics

    This book provides an analysis of two theories of language acquisition: the theory that acquisition is primarily mediated by innate properties of language provided by universal grammar, and the opposing theory that language is acquired based on the patterns in the ambient language. A problem not...

    Published June 12th 2003 by Routledge

  7. Functional Structure(s), Form and Interpretation

    Perspectives from East Asian Languages

    Edited by Andrew Simpson, Audrey-Li Yen-hui

    Series: Routledge Studies in Asian Linguistics

    The issue of how interpretation results from the form and type of syntactic structures present in language is one which is central and hotly debated in both theoretical and descriptive linguistics.This volume brings together a series of eleven new cutting-edge essays by leading experts in East...

    Published June 12th 2003 by Routledge

  8. World Englishes

    A Resource Book for Students

    By Jennifer Jenkins

    Series: Routledge English Language Introductions

    Routledge English Language Introductions cover core areas of language study and are one-stop resources for students. Assuming no prior knowledge, books in the series offer an accessible overview of the subject, with activities, study questions, sample analyses, commentaries and key readings - all...

    Published June 5th 2003 by Routledge

  9. Translation and Globalization

    By Michael Cronin

    Translation and Globalization is essential reading for anyone with an interest in translation, or a concern for the future of our world's languages and cultures. This is a critical exploration of the ways in which radical changes to the world economy have affected contemporary translation.The...

    Published May 22nd 2003 by Routledge

  10. The Language of Comics

    By Mario Saraceni

    Series: Intertext

    The Intertext series has been specifically designed to meet the needs of contemporary English Language Studies. Working with Texts: A Core Introduction to Language Analysis (second edition, 2001) is the foundation text, which is complemented by a range of 'satellite' titles. These provide students...

    Published May 22nd 2003 by Routledge