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- De Gruyter 1992; US$ 140.00
Kognitive Semantiktheorie Und Neuropsychologische Realität: Repräsentationale Und Prozedurale Aspekte Der Semantischen Kompetenz more...
- Frank & Timme 2014; US$ 33.12
Korpuslinguistische Untersuchungen schaffen die Basis sprachwissenschaftlicher Arbeit und sind damit gleichsam linguistische ?Grundlagenforschung?. Dieser Band bietet Einblicke in die Vielfalt korpusgestützter beziehungsweise korpusbasierter Studien zur qualitativen oder quantitativen Datenanalyse, zu Textkorpora und zu Korpora gesprochener Sprache.... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 140.00
Repeatedly, scholars have demanded that language, due to its materiality and performativity,be understood as a medium. Along these lines, this book provides a systematic foundationof a media theory of communication, whichenvisions language as cultural practice of understanding. From this, a new, linguistically oriented way of culturalstudies... more...
- Morgan & Claypool Publishers 2007; US$ 40.00
Latent semantic mapping (LSM) is a generalization of latent semantic analysis (LSA), a paradigm originally developed to capture hidden word patterns in a text document corpus. In information retrieval, LSA enables retrieval on the basis of conceptual content, instead of merely matching words between queries and documents. It operates under the assumption... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2010; US$ 135.00
Lexical Meaning in Dialogic Language Use addresses a number of central issues in the field of lexical semantics. Starting off from an action-theoretical view of communication meaning is defined as something that speakers do in dialogic language use. Meaning as ?meaning-in-use? opens up a new perspective on a number of aspects: how can we define the... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2010; US$ 158.00
This collection of articles sketches the complexity of the subject of lexical-semantic relations and addresses semantic, lexicographic and computational issues on an array of meaning relations in different languages. It brings together a variety of linguistic studies on the contextualised construction of synonymy and antonymy in discourse. It shows... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 47.95
The study of opacity falls under the general programme of showing how the meaning of any complex sentence is composed from the meanings of its constituent clauses, phrases and words. Opaque constructions are special from this point of view because the compositional principles that determine their meaning are so intricate. The main argument of this... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2005; US$ 145.00
The main argument of this book is that the notion of truth plays no role in speaker-hearers' interpretation of linguistic utterances and that it is not needed for theoretical accounts of linguistic meaning either. The theoretical argument is developed in the first part, while the second part supports it with cognitive relevance-theoretic, rather than... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 47.95
Dr Keith Allan presents a coherent, consistent and comprehensive account of linguistic meaning, centred around an informally presented theory of meaning. It is intended for graduate and undergraduate students of linguistics, or any linguist curious about what a theory of meaning should seek to accomplish and the way to achieve that aim. The work... more...