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  • The Virtues of Languageby Dieter Stein; Rosanna Sornicola

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1998; US$ 158.00

    The volume contains 13 specially written specialist articles on a wide range of subjects within the ambit of the history of the English language and prominent literary uses of it. In uniting linguistic and literary pursuits in a single volume, it follows the noble Neapolitan scholar’s research interests, as well as representing topics that figure... more...

  • Pathways of the Brainby Sydney M. Lamb

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1999; US$ 195.00

    The brain is the organ of knowledge and organizer of our abilities, our means of recognizing a face in a crowd, of conversing about anything we experience or imagine, of forming thoughts and developing ideas, of instantly understanding words coming rapidly in conversation. How does it manage all this? Does it represent information in symbols or in... more...

  • Language Turned on Itselfby Herman Cappelen; Ernest Lepore

    Oxford University Press 2007; US$ 26.99

    Language Turned on Itself examines what happens when language becomes self-reflexive; when language is used to talk about language. Those who think, talk, and write about language are habitual users of various metalinguistic devices, but reliance on these devices begins early: kids are told, 'That's called a "rabbit"'. It's... more...

  • Lautsprachlich-hörgerichtete Frühförderung hörgeschädigter Kinderby Verena Mick

    Diplomica Verlag 2011; US$ 52.50

    Hauptbeschreibung Das Leben mit einer Hörschädigung stellt den Betroffenen und vorrangig dessen Eltern vor Entscheidungen, die ein normal Hörender oder Eltern eines normal hörenden Kindes nicht kennen. Die Problematik der bestmöglichsten Förderung für eine erfolgreiche Integration des Kindes steht im Mittelpunkt der Diskussion, wobei die lautsprachlich-hörgerichtete... more...

  • Die Eier des Staatsoberhauptsby Luise F. Pusch

    Wallstein Verlag 2012; US$ 9.32

    Hauptbeschreibung Als Luise F. Pusch gebeten wurde, etwas über die Frage "Ist die Frauensprache am Ende?" zu schreiben, denn - so der Fragesteller - "man hört rein gar nicht mehr von dem Thema", fragte sie zurück, "wie ist es mit Skandinavien? Ist Skandinavien auch am Ende? Man hört in letzter Zeit so wenig von Skandinavien." Die Frage, ob Frauenbewegung... more...

  • Deutsch auf Vorderfrauby Luise F. Pusch

    Wallstein Verlag 2012; US$ 9.32

    Hauptbeschreibung Eine Frau will nicht länger "der Vormund" sein, eine andere findet, "der Azubi" passe nicht zu ihr, und "die Azubine" erst recht nicht. Luise F. Puschs sprachkritische Glossen nehmen die täglichen Zumutungen unserer Männersprache zum Ausgangspunkt und sind durch Tiefenschärfe und kreativen Zündstoff gekennzeichnet. Pusch analysiert... more...

  • A ? Bby

    De Gruyter 1954; US$ 182.00

    Trübners Deutsches Wörterbuch / A ? B more...

  • F - Oby Regina Schmude

    De Gruyter 1994; US$ 196.00


  • Sprachtheorienby Eckard Rolf

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 168.00

    The 20th century is the century in which language was thematised. Philosophers and linguisticians occupied themselves with the phenomenon of "language" to a degree and in a breadth hitherto unknown. Language was not just regarded as a semiotic system (Saussure) but also as an organon (Bühler), organ (Chomsky), game (Wittgenstein), Letter (Lacan), script... more...

  • Indices - Literaturverzeichnisby

    De Gruyter 2005; US$ 517.00

    This volume completes the »Lexicon of Romance Linguistics (LRL)«, the publication of which began in 1988. Alongside the Introduction, Vol. VIII contains a list of the contents of all 8 volumes (or 12 part-volumes) and indexes of maps and illustrations, abbreviations, and the reviews of the work that have appeared so far. Further it provides an index... more...