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  • Discourse and Identityby Anna De Fina; Deborah Schiffrin; Michael Bamberg

    Cambridge University Press 2006; US$ 44.00

    Uses new models and approaches to account for the relationship between language, discourse and society. more...

  • Einführung in die Medienlinguistikby Ulrich Schmitz

    WBG - Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft 2015; US$ 171.66

    Die Einführung stellt Aufgaben, Probleme, Methoden und Ergebnisse der Medienlinguistik vor. Ulrich Schmitz zeigt, dass, wie und warum Sprache innerhalb der zahlreichen Kommunikationsformen und Textsorten in Presse, Rundfunk, Fernsehen, Computer, Festnetz- und Mobil-Telefonen auf je besondere Weise genutzt wird. Der aktuelle Forschungsstand wird so... more...

  • Essai sur les modalités tensivesby Claude Zilberberg

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1981; US$ 102.00

    The four studies grouped under the title Essai sur les modalités tensives touch upon several questions of semiotics presently debated in the theoretical framework proposed by A.J. Greimas. They are mainly concerned with the passages between meaning and form, and with the convertibilités between the different levels. more...

  • Essays on Significsby H. Walter Schmitz

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1989; US$ 197.00

    Significs is one of those (by no means exclusively) sign theoretically relevant movements which arose at the turn of the century. It established a philosophical tradition which, from its very inception, was interlaced with widely varying movements ranging, for example, from Breal's semantics to Carnap's and Neurath's logical empiricism. In this volume,... more...

  • Evolution der Medien - Das Ringen um Kontinuitätby Stephan Ory; Winfried Engel; Norbert Holzer

    Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2013; US$ 94.25

    Zu Ehren von Prof. Wolfgang Thaenert , dem scheidenden Direktor der Hessischen Landesanstalt für privaten Rundfunk und neue Medien (LPR Hessen), vereint diese Festschrift eine Vielzahl von Beiträgen namhafter Experten zu Fragen der Medienpolitik und des Medienrechts. Sie alle sind Freunde, ­Kollegen oder Weggefährten des Geehrten, der fast ein Vierteljahrhundert... more...

  • Explorations in Linguistic Relativityby Martin Pütz; Marjolijn H. Verspoor

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2000; US$ 188.00

    About a century after the year Benjamin Lee Whorf (1897?1941) was born, his theory complex is still the object of keen interest to linguists. Rencently, scholars have argued that it was not his theory complex itself, but an over-simplified, reduced section taken out of context that has become known as the Sapir-Whorf hypothesis that has met with so... more...

  • Ferdinand de Saussure: Cours de linguistique généraleby Peter Wunderli

    Narr Francke Attempto 2013; US$ 122.14

    Am 27. Februar 1913 verstarb Ferdinand de Saussure, gerade einmal 55-jährig. 1916 publizierten Charles Bally und Albert Sechehaye seinen Cours de linguistique générale auf der Basis von Studentenmitschriften seiner Vorlesungen und einigen wenigen handschriftlichen Notizen ihres Kollegen. 1931 erschien die deutsche Übersetzung von Herman Lommel. Obwohl... more...

  • From Sign to Textby Yishai Tobin

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1989; US$ 240.00

    This volume contains selected contributions from the colloquium From Sign to Text' (Ben Gurion University, 1985) and combines the diverse interdisciplinary interests and approaches of the contributors in a fundamentally shared definition of language seen as a flexible and open-ended system of systems' revolving around the notion of signs used by human... more...

  • History of Semioticsby Achim Eschbach; Jürgen Trabant

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1983; US$ 203.00

    This volume brings together a collection of papers on the general theoretical and methodological problems in the historiography of semiotics. It is not a history in the conventional sense, even though the main periods and figures in the development of semiotics are given due prominence. Nevertheless, it should offer the reader stimulation and food... more...

  • Human Language Technologies ? The Baltic Perspectiveby I. Skadina; A. Vasiljevs

    IOS Press 2010; US$ 174.00

    This book contains papers from the Fourth International Conference on Human Language Technologies ? the Baltic Perspective (Baltic HLT 2010), held in Riga in October 2010. This conference is the latest in a series which provides a forum for sharing recent advances in human language processing, and promotes cooperation between the computer science and... more...