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  • Robert Müller Werkausgabe / Tropen. Mythos einer Reiseby Robert Müller; Günther Helmes

    Diplomica Verlag 2012; US$ 18.84

    Hauptbeschreibung Robert Müller (1885-1924) bewegte sich im Zentrum der literarischen Wiener Moderne. Seine Schriften bewegen sich zwischen aktivistischem Expressionismus und Konservativismus, ästhetischer Avantgarde und rassistischen Positionen. Unbestritten sind Müllers einzigartige sprachliche Strahlkraft und fulminatne Rhetorik. Robert Müllers... more...

  • Einführung in die Semantikby Thomas Ede Zimmermann

    WBG - Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft 2014; US$ 149.43

    Die Semantik ist ein wichtiges Teilgebiet der Linguistik. Sie beschäftigt sich mit der Bedeutung sprachlicher Ausdrücke. Dieser Band führt in das Thema ein, ohne spezifische Vorkenntnisse vorauszusetzen. Zunächst wird der Gegenstandsbereich dargestellt und von anderen Bereichen der Linguistik, wie der Syntax und der Pragmatik, abgegrenzt. Darauf folgt... more...

  • Virtusby Silke Schwandt

    Campus Verlag 2014; US$ 32.19

    Die Verwendung des lateinischen Wortes »virtus« ist in den Schriften des Mittelalters nahezu omnipräsent. Gleichzeitig ist das Konzept, das mit dieser Vokabel verbunden wird, mehrdeutig und schillernd. Was uns heute als »Tugend« verständlich erscheint, hat eine semantische Karriere hinter sich, die sich zwischen so unterschiedlichen Bedeutungen wie... more...

  • Semanticsby Howard Gregory

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 35.95

    Semantics is an accessible and practical introduction to formal semantics, the study of linguistic meaning, for students new to the subject. Semantics: * shows how meanings are built up and interrelated * presupposes very little prior knowledge of grammar or linguistic terminology * includes a glossary of technical terms * provides a progression... more...

  • Negative Contextsby Ton van der Wouden

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 200.00

    This research emphasizes semantic, syntactic and pragmatic considerations illustrating a wide array of linguistic approaches. Written from within the theoretical framework of Generalized Quantifiers, the three main areas considered are collocations, polarity items and multiple negations. more...

  • Semantic Relations and the Lexiconby M. Lynne Murphy

    Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 38.00

    Handbook on semantic relations between words, and different approaches to how these are mentally represented. more...

  • Literal Meaningby François Recanati

    Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 26.00

    A provocative contribution to the current debate about the best delimitation of semantics and pragmatics. more...

  • Regularity in Semantic Changeby Elizabeth Closs Traugott; Richard B. Dasher

    Cambridge University Press 2001; US$ 43.00

    This important study of semantic change examines the various ways in which new meanings arise through language use. more...

  • Insensitive Semanticsby Herman Cappelen; Ernest Lepore

    Blackwell Publishing Ltd. 2005; US$ 41.95

    Insensitive Semantics is an overview of and contribution to the debates about how to accommodate context sensitivity within a theory of human communication, investigating the effects of context on communicative interaction and, as a corollary, what a context of utterance is and what it is to be in one. Provides detailed and wide-ranging overviews... more...

  • Parts and Wholes in Semanticsby Friederike Moltmann

    Oxford University Press 1997; US$ 49.99

    This book develops a unified account of expressions involving the notions of "part" and "whole " in which principles of the individuation of part structures play a central role. Moltmann presents a range of new empirical generalizations with data from English and a variety of other languages involving plurals, mass nouns, adnominal and adverbial modifiers... more...