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Creating Canadian English: The Professor, the Mountaineer, and a National Variety of English

Creating Canadian English: The Professor, the Mountaineer,...

Author: Stefan Dollinger (University of British Columbia, Vancouver)
ISBN: 9781108708753
Format: Paperback
$56.90

This lively account of the making of Canadian English traces the variety's conceptual, social and linguistic developments...  Read More >>

Quantitative Data Analysis for Language Assessment Volume II: Advanced Methods

Quantitative Data Analysis for Language Assessment Volume...

Author: Vahid Aryadoust (NIE, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore) ,  Michelle Raquel (The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong)
ISBN: 9781138733145
Format: Hardback
$221.00

Volume II of Quantitative Data Analysis for Language Assessment demonstrates advanced quantitative techniques for...  Read More >>

Non-Semitic Loanwords in the Hebrew Bible: A Lexicon of Language Contact

Non-Semitic Loanwords in the Hebrew Bible: A Lexicon...

Author: Benajmin Foster
ISBN: 9781575067742
Format: Paperback
$218.88

An analysis of the Hebrew Bible's non-Semitic terminology, providing insight into foreign contact in ancient Israel....  Read More >>

Linguistische Beitraege Zur Slavistik: XXIV. Jungslavistinnen-Treffen in Koeln, 17.-19. September 2015

Linguistische Beitraege Zur Slavistik: XXIV. Jungslavistinnen-Treffen...

Author: Anastasia Bauer ,  Daniel Buncic
ISBN: 9783631784532
Format: Paperback
$96.27

Dieser Band dokumentiert das XXIV. JungslavistInnen-Treffen, das vom 17. bis zum 19. September 2015 an der Universit...  Read More >>

Creating Canadian English: The Professor, the Mountaineer, and a National Variety of English

Creating Canadian English: The Professor, the Mountaineer,...

Author: Stefan Dollinger (University of British Columbia, Vancouver)
ISBN: 9781108497718
Format: Hardback
$194.04

This lively account of the making of Canadian English traces the variety's conceptual, social and linguistic developments...  Read More >>

Strategic Indeterminacy in the Law

Strategic Indeterminacy in the Law

Author: David Lanius (Researcher and Trainer, DebateLab at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) and Institute of Argumentation Competence in Berlin)
ISBN: 9780190923693
Format: Hardback
$152.95

Indeterminacy in the law is pervasive. Many claim that it facilitates flexibility and can be strategically deployed....  Read More >>

Language, World, and Limits: Essays in the Philosophy of Language and Metaphysics

Language, World, and Limits: Essays in the Philosophy...

Author: A.W. Moore (St Hugh's College, University of Oxford)
ISBN: 9780198823643
Format: Hardback
$112.95

A.W. Moore presents eighteen of his philosophical essays, written since 1986, on representing how things are. He...  Read More >>

Meanings as Species

Meanings as Species

Author: Mark Richard (Harvard University)
ISBN: 9780198842811
Format: Hardback
$102.95

Mark Richard presents an original theory of meaning, as the collection of assumptions speakers make in using it...  Read More >>

Language and Culture in Dialogue

Language and Culture in Dialogue

Author: Andrew Strathern (University of Pittsburgh, USA) ,  Pamela J. Stewart (University of Pittsburgh, USA)
ISBN: 9781350059818
Format: Hardback
$170.00

In this book, Andrew J. Strathern and Pamela J. Stewart delineate the relationship between language in particular...  Read More >>

Design Perspectives on Multimodal Documents: System, Medium, and Genre Relations

Design Perspectives on Multimodal Documents: System,...

Author: Matthew David Lickiss
ISBN: 9781138096844
Format: Hardback
$242.00

This volume integrates multimodal theoretical frameworks with those from graphic communication and information design...  Read More >>

Understanding Public Speaking: A Learner's Guide to Persuasive Oratory

Understanding Public Speaking: A Learner's Guide to...

Author: Braj Mohan (Assistant Professor, Department of Linguistics and Contemporary English, English and Foreign Languages University (EFLU), Lucknow)
ISBN: 9780367222734
Format: Paperback
$62.99

Public speaking is a much coveted yet difficult art. This book illustrates the use of various linguistic devices...  Read More >>

Write Your Own Egyptian Hieroglyphs: Names, Greetings, Insults, Sayings

Write Your Own Egyptian Hieroglyphs: Names, Greetings,...

Author: Angela McDonald
ISBN: 9780520252356
Format: Paperback
$26.20

The Egyptian hieroglyphic script is one of the most beautiful, fascinating, and expressive writing systems ever...  Read More >>

Learning to Plan Modern Languages Lessons: Understanding the Basic Ingredients

Learning to Plan Modern Languages Lessons: Understanding...

Author: Cheryl Mackay
ISBN: 9781138304833
Format: Hardback
$294.00

Learning to Plan Modern Languages Lessons contains a wealth of guidance and ideas for those learning to teach in...  Read More >>

Biblical Hebrew Vocabulary in Context: Building Competency with Words Occurring 50 Times or More

Biblical Hebrew Vocabulary in Context: Building Competency...

Author: Miles V. Van Pelt ,  Gary D. Pratico
ISBN: 9780310098478
Format: Paperback
$29.99

Biblical Hebrew Vocabulary in Context by Miles V. Van Pelt and...  Read More >>

The Soft Power of the Russian Language: Pluricentricity, Politics and Policies

The Soft Power of the Russian Language: Pluricentricity,...

Author: Arto Mustajoki (The University of Helsinki, Finland) ,  Ekaterina Protassova
ISBN: 9780367183660
Format: Hardback
$242.00

Exploring Russian as a pluricentric language, this book provides a panoramic view of its use within and outside...  Read More >>

Key Topics in Semantics and Pragmatics: Semantics for Counting and Measuring

Key Topics in Semantics and Pragmatics: Semantics for...

Author: Susan Deborah Rothstein
ISBN: 9780521171823
Format: Paperback
$59.49

The book is an investigation of the semantics of numericals, counting and measuring, and its connection to the mass/count...  Read More >>

Cambridge Approaches to Language Contact: The Emergence of Hybrid Grammars: Language Contact and Change

Cambridge Approaches to Language Contact: The Emergence...

Author: Enoch Olade Aboh
ISBN: 9780521150224
Format: Paperback
$67.25

Based on a detailed study of creole languages, this book contributes to the debate on language acquisition and change...  Read More >>

Awareness and Control in Sociolinguistic Research

Awareness and Control in Sociolinguistic Research

Author: Anna M. Babel (Ohio State University)
ISBN: 9781107420816
Format: Paperback
$62.07

A sociolinguistic approach to the question of what speakers are aware of in language and to what extent they are...  Read More >>

Cambridge Studies in Linguistics: Inflectional Defectiveness

Cambridge Studies in Linguistics: Inflectional Defectiveness...

Author: Andrea D. Sims (Ohio State University)
ISBN: 9781107623712
Format: Paperback
$62.07

An innovative investigation of 'missing' grammatical forms and their significance for linguistic theory. This accessible...  Read More >>

Digital Palaeography

Digital Palaeography

Author: Stewart Brookes (University of Cambridge, UK) ,  Malte Rehbein (University of Passau, Germany)
ISBN: 9781472467096
Format: Hardback
$242.00

Palaeography, both in the narrow sense of the history of handwriting and more broadly as book history and the study...  Read More >>

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