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- De Gruyter Mouton 2009; US$ 811.00
With regards to historical linguistics, the study of Romance languages enjoys the privilege of a long documentation history, which, with Latin as its basis, dates back almost three thousand years. This long tradition makes it possible to analyze nearly every language-historical aspect, as well as to develop methods and test theories without having... more...
- De Gruyter Mouton 2003; US$ 825.00
This series of HANDBOOKS OF LINGUISTICS AND COMMUNICATION SCIENCE is designed to illuminate a field which not only includes general linguistics and the study of linguistics as applied to specific languages, but also covers those more recent areas which have developed from the increasing body of research into the manifold forms of communicative action... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 130.00
This translation, first published in 1992, presents one of the most memorable medieval ballads, largely because it contains a number of surprises and falsified expectations. Jaufre, the hero, arrives at the court of King Arthur with a total and naïve faith in the King and his ability to effect a total transformation in his followers by inducting... more...
- De Gruyter 2009; US$ 168.00
The book contains papers presented at an international colloquium which has taken place at regular intervals (since 1985) and which is devoted to the contrasting study of the French language in Europe and Canada. In 2007 the focus was on the different varieties of French that can be observed in France and in Canada. Here specialists from... more...
- Presses de l''niversite du Quebec 1984; US$ 18.71
Lhistoire du fait français en Amérique du Nord, cest dabord celle de la langue maternelle de nos ancêtres et de leur descendance immédiate. Dans une Nouvelle-France qui ne parlait par encore français, lenjeu de la langue maternelle est au cur du rapport de force qui gouverne les parlers et les... more...
- De Gruyter 1996; US$ 133.00
The volume contains a selection of the papers given at an international conference organized in 1995 on the application of new theories and description methods to the lexicological analysis and lexicographic description of the Romance languages, with special reference to French and Italian. Central subjects are: the fine-honing and reformulation of... more...
- Diplomica Verlag 2009; US$ 31.56
Im vorliegenden Buch werden die vom nordamerikanischen Bundesstaat Louisiana betriebene Sprachpolitik und von intellektuellen Akteuren, wie z.B. Schriftstellern, ausgehende Sprachpflege bezüglich der im Land verbreiteten Varietäten des Französischen dargestellt. Hierbei liegt der Schwerpunkt auf dem Zeitraum von der Gründung der staatlichen Organisation... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 39.95
This work offers an edition and translation of some 30 poems by the trobairitz, a remarkable group of women poets from the twelfth and thirteenth centuries, who composed in the style and language of the troubadours. Introductory essays and notes by specialists in the field place the poems in literary, linguistic, historical, social and cultural contexts.... more...