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- HarperCollins 2013; US$ 18.99
British politician Daniel Hannan's Inventing Freedom is an ambitious account of the historical origin and spread of the principles that have made America great, and their role in creating a sphere of economic and political liberty that is as crucial as it is imperiled. According to Hannan, the ideas and institutions we consider essential to maintaining... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2013; US$ 149.00
In accordance with accumulating evidence from research, we assume a strong but flexible relation between emotional and communicative alignment in interaction. The communicative function of emotional adaptation, the processing of emotions on all linguistic levels and the empirical evidence in studies with neurological patient groups support our approach.... more...
- Springer 2013; US$ 39.99
Written by internationally renowned experts, Clinical Ophthalmic Oncology provides practical guidance and advice on the diagnosis and management of the complete range of ocular cancers. The book supplies all of the state-of-the-art knowledge required in order to identify these cancers early and to treat them as effectively as possible. more...
- Springer 2013; US$ 49.99
Galt bislang die Metapher der â??katholischen Arbeitertochter vom Lande" als gÃ¤ngige Chiffre fÃ¼r nachteilige Startbedingungen fÃ¼r Schule und Beruf, trifft diese Stigmatisierung heute vor allem den Nachwuchs mit Migrationshintergrund. Es gibt jedoch auch hier Personen, die nicht nur erfolgreich ein Studium absolvieren, sondern auch verantwortungsvolle... more...
- Springer 2013; US$ 99.00
This book is a collection of papers by leading researchers in computational semantics. It presents a state-of-the-art overview of recent and current research in computational semantics, including descriptions of new methods for constructing and improving resources for semantic computation, such as WordNet, VerbNet, and semantically annotated corpora.... more...
- University of Chicago Press 2013; US$ 28.00
Blood. Invention. Language. Resistance. World. Five ordinary words that do a great deal of conceptual work in everyday life and literature. In this original experiment in critical semantics, Roland Greene considers how these five words changed over the course of the sixteenth century and what their changes indicate about broader forces in science,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 105.00
The Handbook of Latent Semantic Analysis is the authoritative reference for the theory behind Latent Semantic Analysis (LSA), a burgeoning mathematical method used to analyze how words make meaning, with the desired outcome to program machines to understand human commands via natural language rather than strict programming protocols. The first book... more...
- Les Presses de l'Université d'Ottawa 2013; US$ 29.95
Alors que la terminologie s?affirme désormais comme une discipline à part entière, l?ouvrage donne une vue d?ensemble des multiples approches terminologiques à travers le monde. Il met l?accent sur la richesse des échanges entre la terminologie et d?autres disciplines, éclairant de nouvelles voies de recherche et leurs applications. more...
- De Gruyter 2013; US$ 350.00
Conceived as an introduction, this volume begins by discussing the theory and method of the view, shared by all construction grammar approaches, that a unity exists between linguistic form and linguistic meaning. The second part examines studies on language acquisition, morphology, syntax, phraseology, grammaticalization, and spoken language that exemplify... more...
- De Gruyter 2013; US$ 112.00
This book argues that while some adjuncts and complements contribute regular assertions, others operate in the conventional implicature dimension, which expresses additional side comments. This distinction of semantic dimension is shown as necessary to account for regular vs. speech act uses of ?weil? vs. ?denn? (because) in German, for regular vs.... more...