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  • Computer-Aided Translation Technologyby Lynne Bowker

    University of Ottawa Press 2002; US$ 12.99

    Lynne Bowker introduces the world of technology to the world of translation in this unique book, the first of its kind. Bowker reveals the role of technology in translation and how to use this ever developing tool. more...

  • Deep Rhetoricby James Crosswhite

    University of Chicago Press 2013; US$ 35.00

    ?Rhetoric is the counterpart of logic,? claimed Aristotle. ?Rhetoric is the first part of logic rightly understood,? Martin Heidegger concurred. ?Rhetoric is the universal form of human communication,? opined Hans-Georg Gadamer. But in Deep Rhetoric , James Crosswhite offers a groundbreaking new conception of rhetoric, one that builds a definitive... more...

  • Love and Liberationby Sarah H. Jacoby

    Columbia University Press 2014; US$ 34.99

    Love and Liberation reads the autobiographical and biographical writings of one of the few Tibetan Buddhist women to record the story of her life. Sera Khandro Künzang Dekyong Chönyi Wangmo (also called Dewé Dorjé, 18921940) was extraordinary not only for achieving religious mastery as a Tibetan Buddhist visionary and guru to many lamas, monastics,... more...

  • Nonviolent Communication: A Language of Lifeby Marshall B. Rosenberg; Deepak Chopra

    PuddleDancer Press 2015; US$ 17.99

    The latest edition of the communication guide that has sold more than 1,000,000 copies   An enlightening look at how peaceful communication can create compassionate connections with family, friends, and other acquaintances, this international bestseller uses stories, examples, and sample dialogues to provide solutions to communication problems... more...

  • Was Texte zusammenhältby Jakob Wüest

    Narr Francke Attempto 2011; US$ 64.89

    Was macht aus einer Abfolge von Sätzen einen Text? Diese grundlegende Frage der Textlinguistik lässt sich nicht auf einer rein linguistischen Grundlage lösen. Das liegt daran, dass das Verstehen von Texten eine aktive Tätigkeit ist, die mehr als nur sprachliche Kenntnisse voraussetzt. An einen Text gehen wir dabei mit einer gewissen Erwartungshaltung... more...

  • Friedrich Ohlyby Wolfgang Harms; Wolfram Hogrebe

    S. Hirzel Verlag 2014; US$ 22.71

    <P>Das intellektuelle Profil des 20. Jahrhunderts ist maßgeblich durch Analysen von Transformationsprozessen im Raum der Bedeutung (<I>space</I> <I>of</I> <I>meaning</I>) definiert. In dieses Format gehören auch die Forschungen von Friedrich Ohly (1914?1996), der, wie kein zweiter, literarischen Prozessen der... more...

  • Les sémiotiques du dictionnaireby Michaela Heinz

    Frank & Timme 2014; US$ 73.81

    On peut concevoir le dictionnaire comme « un enchevêtrement complexe de structures » (Rey-Debove), de systèmes signifiants ? comme autant de « sémiotiques ». C?est en ce sens que l?on doit comprendre le thème des actes présents et du colloque qui en était à l?origine. Les articles réunis ici traitent de sujets sémiotiques aussi variés que le marquage,... more...

  • Einführung in die Pragmatikby Rita Finkbeiner

    WBG - Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft 2015; US$ 171.66

    Die linguistische Pragmatik fragt, wie sprachliche Bedeutung im Kontext entsteht, und eröffnet damit ein vertieftes Verständnis kommunikativer Handlungen. Dieser Band gibt Antwort auf alle grundlegenden Fragestellungen. Behandelt werden zunächst die klassischen Teiltheorien der Pragmatik Sprechakt, Implikatur, Präsupposition, Deixis und Anapher. Die... more...

  • Language Visibleby David Sacks

    Crown/Archetype 2008; US$ 24.95

    Letters are tangible language. Joining together in endless combinations to actually show speech, letters convey our messages and tell our stories. While we encounter these tiny shapes hundreds of times a day, we take for granted the long, fascinating history behind one of the most fundamental of human inventions--the alphabet. The heart of the book... more...

  • 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...