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  • Dictionaries. An International Encyclopedia of Lexicographyby

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 699.00

    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, lexicographic... more...

  • Specialised Lexicographyby Vida Jesen?ek

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 140.00

    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

    Howard Jackson analyses a wide range of dictionaries to reveal the ways in which dictionaries fulfil their dual function of describing the vocabulary of English and providing a useful and accessible reference resource. 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$ 196.00

    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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Der Definitionswortschatz im einsprachigen Lernerwörterbuch des Deutschenby Antje Töpel

    Narr Francke Attempto 2011; US$ 113.74

    Hauptbeschreibung Seitdem mit dem Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English 1978 zum ersten Mal ein Lernerwörterbuch von einem kontrollierten Definitionswortschatz Gebrauch machte, übernahmen mehrere englischsprachige Lernerwörterbücher dieses Vorgehen. Mit dem Erscheinen der ersten Wörterbücher für Deutsch als Fremdsprache wurde zunehmend auch... more...

  • Lexicographica (2010)by

    Walter de Gruyter, Inc. 2010; US$ 232.00

    Das Internationale Jahrbuch für Lexikographie erscheint seit 1985 einmal jährlich und enthält die Rubriken: Aufsätze, Diskussionen, Tagungs- und Werkstattberichte, Rezensionen sowie eine laufende Bibliographie zu Zeitschriftenaufsätzen zur Lexikographie. Bei den Aufsätzen gibt es jeweils einen thematisch gebundenen und einen nichtthematischen Teil.Lexicographica... more...