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- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2007; US$ 149.00
This stimulating new book, as the premier work introducing bilingual lexicography from a communicative perspective, is launched to represent original thinking and innovative theorization in the field of bilingual lexicography. It treats the bilingual dictionary as a system of intercultural communication and bilingual dictionary making as a dynamic... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 1986; US$ 165.00
Most dictionaries have forerunners, and all have imitators; an understanding of the historical foundations of dictionary-making is therefore one of the preconditions of further progress in academic lexicography. The papers in this volume, which were presented at the 1986 Exeter Seminar, survey most of the lexicographical traditions in the world, some... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2011; US$ 149.00
Fencing schools proliferated on the continent during the sixteenth century. In the latter half of the sixteenth century, the rapier arrived in Britain from Italy and Spain, bringing with it an entirely new fencing style. The Italian style was most prominent throughout the age of the rapier, gradually ceding dominance to the French style of small sword... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 1996; US$ 180.00
Lexical Functions in Lexicography and Natural Language Processing is entirely devoted to the topic of Lexical Functions, which have been introduced in the framework of the Meaning-Text Theory (MTT) as a means for describing restricted lexical co-occurrence and derivational relations. It provides detailed background information, comparative studies... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 1990; US$ 240.00
While lexicology, lexical semantics, and lexicography all share an interest in lexical items, they often tend to be regarded as three separate albeit interrelated fields. Indeed, the extent to which the interrelationship is recognized and taken into account in lexicographic practice is the moot point. The conference which produced the papers offered... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 1987; US$ 143.00
This collection presents a balanced yet vivid picture of many of the domains of activity of lexicography. Ten contributors from eight countries discuss monolingual dictionaries (for learners and native speakers), bilingual dictionaries, an original approach to computer-aided lexicography, and the use of lexical material in language teaching. The collection... more...
- De Gruyter 2000; US$ 224.00
The proceedings cover new perspectives in the field of lexicography, including both theoretical and practical topics, and new aspects of special and bilingual dictionaries. The volume also includes contributions dealing with corpus-based dictionaries, neologisms, valency, collocations, equivalents semantics, grammar, etymology, vocabulary,... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 727.00
The handbooks Dictionaries. An International Encyclopedia of Lexicography (Vol.5.1-3) are the basis for the Supplementary Volume . It presents new articles that take account of the practice-internal and theoretical developments of the last 15 years. Special attention has been given to lexicographic reference works, the theory of lexicography,... more...