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  • A Practical Guide to Lexicographyby Piet van Sterkenburg

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2003; US$ 218.00

    This is a state-of-the-art Guide to the fascinating world of the lexicon and its description in various types of dictionaries. A team of experts brings together a solid Introduction to Lexicography and leads you through decision-making processes step-by-step to compile and design dictionaries for general and specific purposes. The domains of lexicography... more...

  • Practical Lexicographyby Thierry Fontenelle

    Oxford University Press, UK 2008; US$ 69.99

    This reader collects some of the best and most useful work in practical lexicography, focusing on the central issues and hottest topics in the field. An essential resource for all students and scholars of lexicography and lexicology as well as professional lexicographers. - ;This book collects and introduces some of the best and most useful work in... more...

  • The Quantitative Analysis of the Dynamics and Structure of Terminologiesby Kyo Kageura

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2012; US$ 143.00

    The dynamics and systematicity of terminology: this book addresses these essential and intriguing aspects of terminology, by using quantitative methodologies which have been underutilized in the field to date. Through the analysis of the Japanese terminologies of six domains and with special reference to the dynamic behaviour and the status of borrowed... more...

  • Specialised Dictionaries for Learnersby Pedro A. Fuertes-Olivera

    De Gruyter 2010; US$ 196.00

    This book defends two main ideas: there is a need and a market for better specialised dictionaries for learners; we need a sound theoretical framework for coping with known and unknown challenges (for example the Internet) in the realm of pedagogical specialised lexicography. Both themes were Enrique Alcaraz's driving force during his life.... more...

  • Specialised Lexicographyby Vida Jesen?ek

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 154.00

    Despite thegreat number and diversity of specialised dictionaries and terminologies, severalmajorissues of specialisedlexicography still remain unresolved. Thearticles in this volumeintend todiscuss and resolvesuch open questions and, at the same time, spawn further research. more...

  • A Spectrum of Lexicographyby Robert F. Ilson

    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...

  • Symposium on Lexicography IXby Jens Eric Mogensen; Viggo Hjornager Pedersen; Arne Zettersten

    De Gruyter 2000; US$ 210.00

    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...

  • Theory and Practice of Specialised Online Dictionariesby Pedro A. Fuertes-Olivera; Sven Tarp

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 140.00

    This book is an update on the Function Theory of Lexicography that offers convincing arguments on the independent academic status of lexicography as well as its association with related disciplines. It discusses the topic of specialised e-lexicography in full, from its theoretical foundations to its practical application in the design,... more...

  • Words, Grammar, Textby Rosamund Moon

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2009; US$ 120.00

    John Sinclair?s work is widely known and has had a far-reaching influence, particularly in the areas of corpus linguistics, lexis, phraseology, lexicography, grammar, and discourse analysis. This collection of papers, written by former colleagues at Birmingham University, looks at some key writings by John Sinclair, with the intention of showing why... more...

  • Words in Dictionaries and Historyby Olga Timofeeva; Tanja Säily

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2011; US$ 149.00

    Bringing together fifteen articles by scholars in Europe and North America, this collection aims to represent and advance studies in historical lexis. It highlights the significance of the understanding of dictionary-making and language-making as important socio-cultural phenomena. With its general focus on England and English, the book investigates... more...