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Hamm, Fritz - The Proper Treatment of Events, e-kirja

The Proper Treatment of Events

Hamm, Fritz


offers a new theory of the semantics of tense aspect and nominalizations that combines formal semantics and cognitive approaches
written accessibly for students and scholars in theoretical linguists, as well as in philosophy of language, logic, cognitive science,

DeBose, Charles - The Sociology of African American Language, e-kirja

The Sociology of African American Language

DeBose, Charles


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Charles DeBose
2. Linguists as Visionaries
Charles DeBose
3. If It Ain’t Broke, Don’t Fix It: Toward a Policy of Full Recognition of African American Language
Charles DeBose
4. A Language Planning Approach to African American Language
Charles DeBose

Evans, Nicholas - Dying Words: Endangered Languages and What They Have to Tell Us, e-kirja

Dying Words: Endangered Languages and What They Have to Tell Us

Evans, Nicholas


Explores the unique philosophy, knowledge, and cultural assumptions of languages, and their impact on our collective intellectual heritageQuestions why such linguistic diversity exists in the first place, and how can we can best respond to the challenge of recording and documenting these fragile oral traditions

Johnson, Keith - Quantitative Methods In Linguistics, e-kirja

Quantitative Methods In Linguistics

Johnson, Keith


Provides balanced treatment of the practical aspects of handling quantitative linguistic data
Includes sample datasets contributed by researchers working in a variety of sub-disciplines of linguistics
Uses R, the statistical software package most commonly used by linguists,

Aronoff, Mark - The Handbook of Linguistics, e-kirja

The Handbook of Linguistics

Aronoff, Mark


With contributions from a global team of leading linguists, this comprehensive and accessible volume is the ideal resource for those engaged in study and work within the dynamic field of linguistics.