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  • Sprachgebrauchsmusterby Noah Bubenhofer

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 196.00

    Discourse and ways of thinking are mirrored in typical language usage. With corpus linguistic methods it is possible to expose recurring formula and patterns of language usage and their variations. This book demonstrates how inductive theories for cultural studies analyses can be derived from large bodies of text. The methods are illustrated... more...

  • Sémiotique en jeuby Michel Arrivé; Jean-Claude Coquet

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1991; US$ 128.00

    Fruit d?une décade tenue au Centre culturel de Cerisy en 1983, l?ouvrage réunit une quinzaine de contributions qui sont autant de signes d?ouverture de la part d?une discipline en cours d?évolution. La mise en question porte á la fois sur les postulats (philosophiques et épistémologiques) de la sémiotique, sur ses méthodes (notamment face à de nouveaux... more...

  • Text Generationby Kathleen McKeown

    Cambridge University Press 1992; US$ 43.00

    Kathleen McKeown explores natural language text and presents a formal analysis of problems in a computer program, TEXT. more...

  • Text Genres and Registers: The Computation of Linguistic Featuresby Chengyu Alex Fang; Jing Cao

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2015; US$ 129.00

    This book is a description of some of the most recent advances in text classification as part of a concerted effort to achieve computer understanding of human language. In particular, it addresses state-of-the-art developments in the computation of higher-level linguistic features, ranging from etymology to grammar and syntax for the practical task... more...

  • A Theory of Semioticsby Umberto Eco

    Indiana University Press 1976; US$ 33.99

    "... the greatest contribution to [semiotics] since the pioneering work of C. S. Peirce and Charles Morris." ?Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism "... draws on philosophy, linguistics, sociology, anthropology and aesthetics and refers to a wide range of scholarship... raises many fascinating questions." ?Language in Society "... a major contribution... more...

  • Whose Language?by Jacob L. Mey

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1985; US$ 188.00

    "For the colonized person, objectivity is always directed against him" (Frantz Fanon). Colonized persons do not live on what we call (or used to call) the "colonies" alone. In general, objective reality, or the "facts of life", are very different depending on the kind of life you can afford. This goes for language as well; and it explains both the... more...

  • Word Frequency Studiesby Ioan-Iovitz Popescu; Gabriel Altmann; Peter Grzybek; Bijapur Dayaloo Jayaram; Reinhard Köhler; Viktor Krupa; Ján Macutek; Regina Pustet; Ludmila Uhlirova; Matummal N. Vidya

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 196.00

    Word frequency plays a prominent role in many scientific and applicational fields. The book presents innovative methods in research and new results important for language and text characterization. Based on a general theory, surprising interrelations are shown between word frequency and other linguistic properties. Interrelations between... more...

  • (Mehr-)Sprachigkeit und Lingualismusby Niku Dorostkar

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2013; US$ 42.58

    ?Mehrsprachigkeit? ist zu einem zentralen Schlagwort auch außerhalb des akademischen Diskurses avanciert, vor allem auf der Ebene supranationaler EU-Politik. So trat etwa 2007 erstmals ein EU-Kommissar mit eigenem Portfolio für Mehrsprachigkeit sein Amt an. Aber kommen die sprachenpolitischen Kommunikationsbemühungen der EU bei ihren Adressaten, den... more...

  • 1000 symboles du Québecby Gérard Bochud

    Presses de l''niversite du Quebec 1992; US$ 25.50

    Le présent ouvrage collige mille symboles créés au Québec par des graphistes québécois. Ces symboles, diffusés ici et ailleurs dans le monde, ne représentent qu'une petite partie de la création de ces dernières années. D'abord un document de référence préalable à une... more...

  • 1001 symboles du Québecby Gérard Bochud

    Presses de l''niversite du Quebec 1994; US$ 24.75

    Ce deuxième répertoire contient une majorité de logotypes et quelques sigles classés selon le style typographique, le genre et la parenté des formes. Il démontre clairement le dynamisme et l'excellence du graphisme québécois. Il présente ce qui a été fait et stimule la créativité... more...