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Semantics, discourse analysis, etc

Hardcover. Cognitive Linguistics has developed into one of the most dynamic and attractive frameworks within theoretical and descriptive linguistics. With 49 chapters wiritten by experts in the field, this reference volume authoritatively covers the entire domain of Cognitive Linguistics, from basic concepts to practical applications. No other comprehensive overview of this burgeoning field currently exists. Editor(s): Geeraerts, Dirk; Cuyckens, Hubert. Series: Oxford Handbooks. Num Pages: 1364 pages, 150 illustrations. BIC Classification: CFD; CFG; CFK; JMR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 255 x 182 x 64. Weight in Grams: 2480.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Oxford University Press Inc United States
Number of pages
1364
Condition
New
SKU
V9780195143782
ISBN
9780195143782

€ 258.50

Paperback. This book offers a comprehensive overview of the major traditions of word meaning research in linguistics. It charts the evolution of lexical semantics from the mid nineteenth century to the present day, presenting the main ideas, landmark publications, and the dominant figures ofthe the five semantic traditions. Num Pages: 368 pages, small amount of tables. BIC Classification: CFG; JNU. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 245 x 172 x 20. Weight in Grams: 656.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
368
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198700319
ISBN
9780198700319

€ 49.42

Paperback. Num Pages: 288 pages, biography. BIC Classification: APT; CFG; JFD. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 157 x 14. Weight in Grams: 376.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
248
Condition
New
SKU
V9781403934291
ISBN
9781403934291

€ 44.74

Paperback. This work offers an interdisciplinary approach to the role of event structure in grammar. Editor(s): Tenny, Carol; Pustejovsky, J. Series: Center for the Study of Language and Information Publication Lecture Notes. Num Pages: 400 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: CFA; CFG; CFK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 227 x 154 x 25. Weight in Grams: 692.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Number of pages
400
Condition
New
SKU
V9781575862064
ISBN
9781575862064

€ 29.23

Paperback. Num Pages: 206 pages, 3 black & white illustrations, 3 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: CFGR; JFD; PDR; UBJ. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152. Weight in Grams: 408.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
206
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138218741
ISBN
9781138218741

€ 47.04

Paperback. A collection of essays that explores the myths of mass culture. It deciphers the symbols and signs embedded deep in familiar aspects of modern life, unmasking the hidden ideologies and meanings which implicitly affect our thought and behaviour. Translator(s): Lavers, Annette. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: CFG; HPK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 14. Weight in Grams: 154.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Vintage Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780099529750
ISBN
9780099529750

€ 9.45

Hardcover. The contributors present a coherent collection of work on the functioning of metaphor in public discourse and related discourse areas from a broadly cognitive-linguistic background, providing a state-of-the-art overview of research on the discursive grounding of metaphor from a cognitive-linguistic perspective. Editor(s): Musolff, Andreas; Zinken, Jorg. Num Pages: 280 pages, biography. BIC Classification: CFG. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 147 x 219 x 22. Weight in Grams: 480.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
290
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230537309
ISBN
9780230537309

€ 80.19
€ 77.90

Paperback. Contains selected papers from an international conference of the same name held at Queen Mary, University of London, on 10-11 November 2010. Editor(s): Horan, Geraldine Theresa; Rash, Felicity J.; Wildmann, Daniel. Series: German Linguistic and Cultural Studies. Num Pages: 264 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; 2ACG; CFG; JFC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 153 x 225 x 18. Weight in Grams: 396.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Edition
1st New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783034302586
ISBN
9783034302586

€ 55.38

Paperback. This monograph provides a synthesis of the author's theory of meaning, which is based on conceptual primitives and semantic universals, using empirical findings to form a wide range of languages. Num Pages: 512 pages, bibliography. BIC Classification: CFG. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 232 x 157 x 19. Weight in Grams: 732.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
512
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198700036
ISBN
9780198700036

€ 68.37

Paperback. Num Pages: 248 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: CFG; JPA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 142 x 9. Weight in Grams: 206.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1988
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
248
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226183992
ISBN
9780226183992

€ 23.86

Paperback. A comprehensive, chronological survey of the basic models of rhetoric as they developed from the early Greeks through the twentieth century. The author discusses rhetorical theories and practices in the context of the times of political and intellectual crisis that gave rise to them. Num Pages: 336 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1D; CFG; DSB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 224 x 154 x 19. Weight in Grams: 462.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1994
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Number of pages
336
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226114897
ISBN
9780226114897

€ 31.01

Paperback. This text provides an introduction to the field of cognitive linguistics. It explores the far-reaching implications of Eleanor Rosch's seminal work on categorization and prototype theory, extending the application of prototype theory from lexical semantics to morphology, syntax and phonology. Series: Oxford Textbooks in Linguistics. Num Pages: 328 pages, further reading, index. BIC Classification: CFG; CFH. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 242 x 173 x 18. Weight in Grams: 556.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Edition
3rd Edition
Number of pages
328
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199266647
ISBN
9780199266647

€ 52.92

Paperback. Series: Carl G. Hempel Lecture Series. Num Pages: 240 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: CFA; CFG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 237 x 156 x 18. Weight in Grams: 378.
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691173658
ISBN
9780691173658

€ 27.99
€ 25.42

Hardcover. This text examines the symbiotic relationship between silence and language and considers the implications of this relationship for multicultural societies. It looks at the issues of speech and silence being used as cultural weapons by the the oppressed, who have no means of defence or witness. Num Pages: 256 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: CFG; GTC; JFSR1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 22. Weight in Grams: 567. An excellent, clean copy
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
University of Virginia Press Charlottesville
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1994
Edition
1st
SKU
KRS0018556
ISBN
9780813915098

€ 9.85

Hardcover. Editor(s): Fan, Si; Le, Thao; Le, Quynh. Num Pages: 508 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; CFD; CFF; CFG; JNA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 260 x 180. .
Publisher
Nova Science Publishers Inc United States
Number of pages
508
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781634828000
ISBN
9781634828000

€ 424.31
€ 398.64

Paperback. Through the careful analysis of historical figures and empirical policy successes, The Rhetoric of Genocide: Death as a Text reveals how strategic communication silences make the tragedy of genocide probable and how a greater social ethic for communication openness repels and ends this great evil. Series: Lexington Studies in Political Communication. Num Pages: 172 pages, 3 tables, 5 graphs. BIC Classification: CFG; GTC; HBTZ1; JHBZ; LB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 154 x 228 x 16. Weight in Grams: 254.
Publisher
Lexington Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780739195321
ISBN
9780739195321

€ 42.99
€ 39.84

Hardcover. Communication Centers: A Theory-Based Guide to Training and Management addresses what communication centers are and why they are valuable, examines their rich rhetorical roots, and offers advice to faculty who are asked to develop a communication center. Directors of established centers and peer tutors will also find valuable information. Num Pages: 262 pages, 3 tables, 1 graphs. BIC Classification: CFG; GTC; JNK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 159 x 232 x 22. Weight in Grams: 548.
Publisher
Lexington Books United States
Number of pages
262
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780739190982
ISBN
9780739190982

€ 85.94

Hardcover. Public versus private is an ongoing concern in communication. This book examines this phenomenon through self-representational writing and the philosophical lens of Hannah Arendt's public versus private theory, the Boundary Management theory, and the Parasocial Framework theory to examine the first social networking platform: personal blogs. Series: Studies in New Media. Num Pages: 106 pages. BIC Classification: CFG; GTC; JFD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 164 x 231 x 14. Weight in Grams: 312.
Publisher
Lexington Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780739186459
ISBN
9780739186459

€ 74.36

Hardcover. This book takes a critical view of the relationship between public discourse and culturally specific definitions of free speech to illuminate the ways in which cultural framing diminishes the complexity of free speech, and sublimates a range of value-choices. Num Pages: 120 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; CFGR; JFMD; JPVH2; LND. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 161 x 236 x 2. Weight in Grams: 330.
Publisher
Lexington Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781498513555
ISBN
9781498513555

€ 68.96

Hardcover. This book presents a new theory of the relationship between vagueness, context-sensitivity, gradability, and scale structure in natural language. Heather Burnett proposes a new formal reasoning system called DelTCS in which she sets out a completely new theory of gradable linguistic constructions. Series: Oxford Studies in Semantics and Pragmatics. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: CFGA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 181 x 299 x 2. Weight in Grams: 564.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198724797
ISBN
9780198724797

€ 72.39
€ 27.25

Paperback. This is the first edited collection to examine politeness in a wide range of diverse cultures. Most essays draw on empirical data from a wide variety of languages, including some key-languages in politeness research, such as English, and Japanese, as well as some lesser-studied languages, such as Georgian. Editor(s): Bargiela-Chiappini, Francesca; Kadar, Daniel Z. Num Pages: 274 pages, biography. BIC Classification: CFB; CFG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 154 x 237 x 19. Weight in Grams: 440.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st ed. 2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781349314560
ISBN
9781349314560

€ 98.06

Paperback. Series: Bloomsbury Advances in Semiotics. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: AN; CFG; GTE. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 161 x 234 x 13. Weight in Grams: 296.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474225793
ISBN
9781474225793

€ 33.99
€ 32.44

Hardcover. An investigation of the place of imperialist rhetoric in the history of twentieth century empires. Issues examined include discourses of imperialist modernization, the language of colonial 'civilizing', and the rhetorical justifications advanced for violent colonial practices. Editor(s): Toye, Richard; Thomas, Martin. Series: Studies in Imperialism. Num Pages: 280 pages, 2 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: CFGR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Manchester University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781526120489
ISBN
9781526120489

€ 97.70

Hardcover. Series: Routledge Studies in Multimodality. Num Pages: 140 pages, 20 black & white illustrations, 11 black & white tables, 6 black & white halftones, 3 bla. BIC Classification: CFGR; JFD. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 159 x 235 x 14. Weight in Grams: 340.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138182424
ISBN
9781138182424

€ 151.06

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