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  • Wörterbücher / Dictionaries / Dictionnaires. 2. Teilbandby Rufus Hjalmar Gouws

    De Gruyter 1990; US$ 881.00

    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...

  • Specialised Dictionaries for Learnersby Pedro A. Fuertes-Olivera

    De Gruyter 2010; US$ 182.00

    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...

  • Feste Wortverbindungen und Lexikographieby Peter Durco

    De Gruyter 2010; US$ 133.00

    the contributions of this book deal with the problem of fixed word combinations beginning with collocations to idiomatic and/or phraseological units from a lexicological contrastive and corpus linguistic perspective. The focus is on the problem of collocation lexicography. Two articles deal with the problem of how to translate fixed word... 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...

  • Lexicographyby Howard Jackson

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 56.95

    This book is an accessible introduction to lexicography ? the study of dictionaries. Dictionaries are used at home and at school, cited in law courts, sermons and parliament, and referred to by crossword addicts and Scrabble players alike. Lexicography provides a detailed overview of the history, types and content of these essential references.... more...

  • Dictionaries in Early Modern Europeby John Considine

    Cambridge University Press 2008; US$ 44.00

    A lively history of early modern dictionaries and their makers. more...

  • Systematic Lexicographyby Juri Derenick Apresjan; Kevin Windle

    Oxford University Press 2008; US$ 45.00

    Juri Apresjan unites theoretical linguistics and lexicography to produce a series of dazzling insights into lexical analysis which will be of equal interest to lexicologists, lexicographers, and those concerned with semantic and lexical theory. - ;This book unites lexicography with theoretical linguistics. The two fields tend to ignore each other;... more...

  • Dictionaries: A Very Short Introductionby Lynda Mugglestone

    Oxford University Press 2011; US$ 9.99

    Do, or should, dictionaries control language? How do they treat language change, both now and in the past? Which words do dictionaries leave out - and on what grounds? Dictionaries are far more than works which list the words and meanings of a language. In this Very Short Introduction Lynda Mugglestone shows that all dictionaries are partial and all... more...

  • Historische Lexikographieby Oskar Reichmann

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 210.00

    This book presents the historical lexicography of German, Dutch, and English with a focus on factors related to ideological history, professional lexicography, and cultural education. In the main part of the book, the author undertakes a professional treatment of the common types of lexicographic information, and alsogives a discussion ofsome rarely... more...

  • Aspekte der sowjetrussischen Lexikographieby Werner Wolski

    De Gruyter 1982; US$ 133.00

    Aspekte Der Sowjetrussischen Lexikographie: Bersetzungen, Abstracts, Bibliographische Angaben. more...