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  1. Vico's New Science of Ancient Signs

    A Study of Sematology

    By Jürgen Trabant

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Linguistics

    Jürgen Trabant reads the profound insights into human semiosis contained in Vico's 'sematology' as both a spirited rejection of Cartesian philosophy and an early critique of enlightened logocentricism. Sean Ward's translation makes this work available to an English-reading audience for the first...

    Published October 25th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Law in the Courts of Love

    Literature and Other Minor Jurisprudences

    By Peter Goodrich

    Published October 25th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Nigerian Pidgin

    By Nick Faraclas

    Series: Descriptive Grammars

    This is the first comprehensive grammar of Nigerian Pidgin. This book provides basic descriptive and analytical treatment of the syntax, morphology and phonology of a language which may soon become the most widely spoken in all of Africa....

    Published October 25th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Pointing

    Where Language, Culture, and Cognition Meet

    Edited by Sotaro Kita

    Pointing has captured the interest of scholars from various fields who study communication. However, ideas and findings have been scattered across diverse publications in different disciplines, and opportunities for interdisciplinary exchange have been very limited. The editor's aim is to provide...

    Published October 23rd 2013 by Psychology Press

  5. A History of the Spanish Language through Texts

    By Christopher Pountain

    A History of the Spanish Language through Texts examines the evolution of the Spanish language from the Middle Ages to the present day. Pountain explores a wide range of texts from poetry, through newspaper articles and political documents, to a Bunuel film script and a love letter. With keypoints...

    Published October 19th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Emergent Lingua Francas and World Orders

    The Politics and Place of English as a World Language

    By Phyllis Ghim-Lian Chew

    Series: Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

    This book presents an alternative paradigm in understanding and appreciating World Englishes (WEs) in the wake of globalization and its accompanying shifting priorities in many dimensions of modern life, including the emergence of the English language as the dominant lingua franca (ELF). Chew...

    Published October 14th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Palestinian Christians in Israel

    State Attitudes towards Non-Muslims in a Jewish State

    By Una McGahern

    Series: Durham Modern Middle East and Islamic World Series

    Although Christians form a significant proportion of the Palestinian Arab minority in Israel, very little research has, until now, been undertaken to examine their complicated position within Israel. This book demonstrates the limits of analyses which characterise state-minority relations in Israel...

    Published September 23rd 2013 by Routledge

  8. Old Japanese

    A Phonetic Reconstruction

    By Marc Hideo Miyake

    Published September 9th 2013 by Routledge

  9. A History of the German Language Through Texts

    By Thomas Gloning, Christopher Young

    A History of the German Language Through Texts examines the evolution of German, from the Early Medieval period to the present day.Written in a lively and accessible style, the book looks at the history of German through a wide range of texts, from medical, legal and scientific writing to...

    Published September 9th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Grammaticalization and Language Change in Chinese

    A formal view

    By Xiu-Zhi Zoe Wu

    Series: Routledge Studies in Asian Linguistics

    Published September 9th 2013 by Routledge