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  • Cognitive Lexicographyby Carolin Ostermann

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 140.00

    Cognitive Lexicography demonstrates how insights gained in cognitive semantic research can be applied to different parts of the traditional English monolingual dictionary entry. Three features are developed, and cover the example section, the definitions, and the microstructure of polysemous entries, each for a different set of lexemes.... more...

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

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 154.00

    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...

  • Zweisprachige Lexikographie zwischen Translation und Didaktikby María José Domínguez Vázquez; Fabio Mollica; Martina Nied Curcio

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 154.00

    The essays in this volume address a range of problems in contrastive lexicography and present the current state of research as well as new trends in creating bilingual dictionaries. It adopts a user-friendly perspective that takes into consideration the advantages and drawbacks of print and digital dictionaries. more...

  • Dictionaries. An International Encyclopedia of Lexicographyby Rufus Gouws; Franz J. Hausmann

    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...

  • Specialised Lexicographyby Vida Jesen?ek

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 168.00

    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...

  • 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...

  • Methodological and Analytic Frontiers in Lexical Researchby Gary Libben; Gonia Jarema; Chris Westbury

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2012; US$ 143.00

    Neuroimaging plays an increasingly important role in the investigation of all aspects of human cognition, including language. Historically, experimental psychology and neuroimaging relied on very different techniques, as neuroimaging studies required comparisons between different tasks rather than manipulation of conditions within a single task, as... 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...

  • Historische Lexikographieby Oskar Reichmann

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 238.00

    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 also gives a discussion... more...

  • Dictionaries: A Very Short Introductionby Lynda Mugglestone

    OUP Oxford 2011; US$ 7.99 US$ 6.87

    Dictionaries are far more than works which list the words and meanings of a language. In this Very Short Introduction Lynda Mugglestone takes a look at how dictionaries are made, considering how they reflect the dominant social and cultural assumptions of the time in which they were written. more...