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  • Cognitive Lexicographyby Carolin Ostermann

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 140.00

    The series features monographs and edited volumes on the topics of lexicography and meta-lexicography. Works from the broader domain of lexicology are also included if they strengthen the theoretical, methodological and empirical basis of lexicography and meta-lexicography. Thevolumes focus on aspects of lexicography such as micro- and... more...

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

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 154.00

    This book is the first comprehensive monograph on the Function Theory of Lexicography, which originated at the Aarhus School of Business (Aarhus University). Function Theory considers dictionaries to be tools that are constructed for assisting specific users with punctual needs in specific usage situations, e.g. communicative-oriented situations and... more...

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

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 154.00

    Der Band lässt Einblicke in die kontrastive und multilinguale Lexikographie unterschiedlicher Sprachen gewinnen. Es wird den Fragen nachgegangen, welche zwei- und mehrsprachige Wörterbücher vorliegen und auf welchen linguistischen Grundlagen sie basieren, welche Rolle die Valenz sowie die neuen Erkenntnisse der Konstruktionsgrammatik bei... more...

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

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 727.00

    The series 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... more...

  • Specialised Lexicographyby Vida Jesenšek

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 168.00

    The series features monographs and edited volumes on the topics of lexicography and meta-lexicography. Works from the broader domain of lexicology are also included if they strengthen the theoretical, methodological and empirical basis of lexicography and meta-lexicography. Thevolumes focus on aspects of lexicography such as micro- and... 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

    Die historische Lexikographie des Deutschen, Niederländischen und Englischen erfolgt aus vergleichbaren ideologischen Motiven: Sie intendiert in ihren Anfängen die Lenkung des Benutzers auf die eigene Vorgeschichte, auf patriotische bzw. nationale Identitätsbildung, auf Bewusstmachung literarischer Höhenkämme und damit auf bildungsbürgerlich... more...

  • Dictionaries: A Very Short Introductionby Lynda Mugglestone

    OUP Oxford 2011; US$ 7.99

    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...