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  1. The Development of Celtic Linguistics, 1850-1900

    Edited by Daniel R. Davis

    Series: Logos Studies in Language and Linguistics

    Following on from Celtic Linguistics 1700-1850, this set covers the period 1850-1900, which saw the foundation of the modern subject of Celtic linguistics. Several important works are reproduced here, including: * Johann Kaspar Zeuss's seminal study, Grammatica Celtica (1853), the first text to...

    Published June 27th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Language and Characterisation

    People in Plays and Other Texts

    By Jonathan Culpeper

    Series: Textual Explorations

    Textual Explorations General Editors-Mick Short, Lancaster UniversityElena Semino, Lancaster UniversityThe focus of this series is on the stylistic analysis of literary and non-literary texts, and the theoretical issues which such work raises. Textual Explorations will include books that cover...

    Published June 19th 2001 by Routledge

  3. The Language of Speech and Writing

    By Ronald Carter, Ms Sandra Cornbleet, Sandra Cornbleet

    Series: Intertext

    This accessible satellite textbook in the Routledge Intertext series is unique in offering students hands-on practical experience of textual analysis focused on speech and writing. Written in a clear, user-friendly style, it combines practical activities with texts, accompanied by commentaries and...

    Published June 6th 2001 by Routledge

  4. Dictionary of Lexicography

    By R. R. K. Hartmann, Gregory James

    Dictionaries are among the most frequently consulted books, yet we know remarkably little about them. Who makes them? Where do they come from? What do they offer? How can we evaluate them?The Dictionary of Lexicography provides answers to all these questions and addresses a wide range of issues:*...

    Published June 6th 2001 by Routledge

  5. Landmarks in Linguistic Thought Volume II

    The Western Tradition in the Twentieth Century

    By John E. Joseph, Nigel Love, Talbot J Taylor

    Series: History of Linguistic Thought

    Landmarks in Linguistic Thought II introduces the major issues and themes that have determined the development of Western thinking about language, meaning and communication in the twentieth century.Each chapter contains an extract from a 'landmark' text followed by a commentary, which places the...

    Published May 30th 2001 by Routledge

  6. Sociolinguistics and Social Theory

    By Nikolas Coupland, Srikant Sarangi, Christopher N. Candlin

    Series: Language In Social Life

    The empirical and descriptive strengths of sociolinguistics, developed over more than 40 years of research, have not been matched by an active engagement with theory. Yet, over this time, social theorising has taken important new turns, linked in many ways to linguistic and discursive concerns....

    Published May 24th 2001 by Routledge

  7. The Pursuit of Signs

    By Jonathan Culler

    Series: Routledge Classics

    To gain a deeper understanding of the literary movement that has dominated recent Anglo-American literary criticism, The Pursuit of Signs is a must. In a world increasingly mediated, it offers insights into our ways of consuming texts that are both brilliant and bold. Dancing through semiotics,...

    Published May 17th 2001 by Routledge

  8. Shakespeare's Bawdy

    4th Edition

    By Eric Partridge

    Series: Routledge Classics

    This classic of Shakespeare scholarship begins with a masterly introductory essay analysing and exemplifying the various categories of sexual and non-sexual bawdy expressions and allusions in Shakespeare's plays and sonnets. The main body of the work consists of an alphabetical glossary of all...

    Published May 17th 2001 by Routledge

  9. Creolization of Language and Culture

    By Robert Chaudenson

    Creolization of Language and Culture is the first English edition of Robert Chaudenson's landmark text Des îles, des hommes, des langues, which has also been fully revised.. With reference to the main varieties of creole French, Chaudenson argues against the traditional account of creole genesis...

    Published May 16th 2001 by Routledge

  10. Turn-taking in English and Japanese

    Projectability in Grammar, Intonation and Semantics

    By Hiroko Furo

    Series: Outstanding Dissertations in Linguistics

    This book examines turn-taking in English and Japanese conversations and political news interviews to investigate the relationship between language and interaction....

    Published May 7th 2001 by Routledge