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  • Syntactic Change in Akkadianby Guy Deutscher

    Oxford University Press 2007; US$ 55.00

    In this book Guy Deutscher examines the historical development of Akkadian, the oldest recorded Semitic language and one of the earliest attested languages. Two thousand years of texts from 2500BC to 500BC provide a unique source for the study of linguistic change. The first two parts of the book present an historical grammar of sentential complementation.... more...

  • Through the Language Glassby Guy Deutscher

    Henry Holt and Co. 2010; US$ 18.99

    A masterpiece of linguistics scholarship, at once erudite and entertaining, confronts the thorny question of how?and whether?culture shapes language and language, culture Linguistics has long shied away from claiming any link between a language and the culture of its speakers: too much simplistic (even bigoted) chatter about the romance of Italian... more...

  • The Unfolding Of Languageby Guy Deutscher

    Random House 2010; US$ 14.13

    'Language is mankind's greatest invention - except of course, that it was never invented.' So begins Guy Deutscher's fascinating investigation into the evolution of language. No one believes that the Roman Senate sat down one day to design the complex system that is Latin grammar, and few believe, these days, in the literal truth of the story of... more...

  • The Unfolding of Languageby Guy Deutscher

    Henry Holt and Co. 2006; US$ 18.99

    Blending the spirit of Eats, Shoots & Leaves with the science of The Language Instinct , an original inquiry into the development of that most essential-and mysterious-of human creations: Language Language is mankind's greatest invention-except, of course, that it was never invented." So begins linguist Guy Deutscher's enthralling investigation... more...

  • New Superconductorsby Guy Deutscher

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2006; US$ 123.00

    How new are the high T c superconductors, as compared to the conventional low T c ones? In what sense are these oxides different from regular metals in their normal state? How different is the mechanism for high T c superconductivity from the well-known electron-phonon interaction that explains so well superconductivity in metals and alloys? What are... more...

  • The Entropy Crisisby Guy Deutscher

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2008; US$ 70.00

    This book aims to prove that the so-called “energy crisis” is really an entropy crisis. Since energy is conserved, it is clear that a different concept is necessary to discuss meaningfully the problems posed by energy supplies and environmental protection. This book makes this concept, entropy, accessible to a broad, nonspecialized audience.Examples... more...

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