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  • The Oxford Handbook of the History of Linguisticsby Keith Allan

    OUP Oxford 2013; US$ 174.99

    Leading scholars examine the history of linguistics from ancient origins to the present. They consider every aspect of the field from language origins to neurolinguistics, explore the linguistic traditions in different parts of the world, examine how work in linguistics has influenced other fields, and look at how it has been practically applied more...

  • Linguistic Meaning (RLE Linguistics A: General Linguistics)by Keith Allan

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 47.95

    Dr Keith Allan presents a coherent, consistent and comprehensive account of linguistic meaning, centred around an informally presented theory of meaning. It is intended for graduate and undergraduate students of linguistics, or any linguist curious about what a theory of meaning should seek to accomplish and the way to achieve that aim. The work... more...

  • The Routledge Handbook of Linguisticsby Keith Allan

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    The Routledge Handbook of Linguistics offers a comprehensive introduction and reference point to the discipline of linguistics. This wide-ranging survey of the field brings together a range of perspectives, covering all the key areas of linguistics and drawing on interdisciplinary research in subjects such as anthropology, psychology and sociology.... more...

  • Forbidden Wordsby Keith Allan; Kate Burridge

    Cambridge University Press 2006; US$ 41.00

    This 2006 book examines how we use language to swear, to insult, and also to be politically correct. more...

  • Concise Encyclopedia of Semanticsby Keith Allan; Keith Brown

    Elsevier Science 2010; US$ 225.00

    Concise Encyclopedia of Semantics is a comprehensive new reference work aiming to systematically describe all aspects of the study of meaning in language. It synthesizes in one volume the latest scholarly positions on the construction, interpretation, clarification, obscurity, illustration, amplification, simplification, negotiation, contradiction,... more...

  • Added Value in Design and Constructionby Allan Ashworth; Keith Hogg

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 86.99

    Added Value in Design and Construction takes a holistic, student-centred approach to offering public and private sector clients the ultimate reward; doing more for less.  The Latham Report was a call to action and this book provides students of construction with the theoretical and practical knowledge to deliver the recommendations of the report.... more...

  • Damn!by Rob Chirico; Keith Allan

    Pitchstone Publishing 2014; US$ 9.99

    Swearing, cussing, or cursing, out of anger, excitement, or just because, is something most of us do, at least to some degree. Turn on the television or open a magazine, and there it is. Damn! is an insightful and entertaining look at our evolving use of profanity over the last half-century or so, from a time when Gone with the Wind came under... more...

  • Salience and Defaults in Utterance Processingby Kasia M. Jaszczolt; Keith Allan

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 137.95

    Mouton Series in Pragmatics (MSP) is a timely response to the growing demand for innovative and authoritative monographs and edited volumes from all angles of pragmatics. Recent theoretical work on the semantics/pragmatics interface, applications of evolutionary biology to the study of language, and empirical work within cognitive and developmental... more...

  • The Cambridge Handbook of Pragmaticsby Keith Allan; Kasia M. Jaszczolt

    Cambridge University Press 2012; US$ 37.00

    In the fast-developing field of pragmatics, this Handbook is a one-stop resource for today's research and the many theoretical debates. more...

  • Bronchiolitis Obliterans Syndrome in Lung Transplantationby Keith C. Meyer; Allan R. Glanville

    Springer New York 2013; US$ 169.84

    This book offers a concise review of current understanding of delayed lung allograft dysfunction and the pathogenesis of obstructive bronchiolitis. Each chapter presents key points and summaries updating issues concerning the diagnosis and management of BOS. more...