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  • 'COME' and 'GO' off the Beaten Grammaticalization Pathby Maud Devos; Jenneke van der Wal

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 116.25

    This edition brings together some lesser known grammaticalization paths travelled by ?come? and ?go? in familiar and less familiar languages. No single book volume has been dedicated to the topic of grammatical targets different from tense and aspect so far. This study will increase our insight in grammaticalization processes in general... more...

  • "Kommunikation" als Problem der Sprachdidaktikby Paul R. Portmann

    De Gruyter 1981; US$ 116.25

    Untersuchungen zur Integration kommunikationstheoretischer Modelle in einige neuere Theorien des Sprachunterrichts more...

  • 'Quaestiones Alberti de Modis significandi.'by Pseudo-Albertus Magnus; L.G. Kelly

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1977; US$ 158.00

    This book provides a critical edition, translation and commentary of the British Museum Incunabulum C.21.C.52 and the Cambridge Incunabulum 5.J.3.7. of the Quaestiones Alberti . Although the British Museum catalogue ascribes the incunabulum to Albertus Magnus, the authorship is debated.The format of the twenty-one questions of this text follows the... more...

  • 'Subordination' versus 'Coordination' in Sentence and Textby Cathrine Fabricius-Hansen; Wiebke Ramm

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2008; US$ 165.00

    The papers collected in this volume (including a comprehensive introduction) investigate semantic and discourse-related aspects of subordination and coordination, in particular the relationship between subordination/coordination at the sentence level and subordination/coordination ? or hierarchical/non-hierarchical organization ? at the discourse level.... more...

  • "Terrorismus" zwischen Ereignis und Diskursby Martin Steinseifer

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 147.97

    Text-image combinations can authenticate events and establish a visual memory. Here this phenomenon is explored: A pragmatic theory of text-image relationships is developed and empirically tested on the example of print media reports about terrorism in the FRG during the 1970s. The analyses show how texts unambiguously illuminate the meaning... more...

  • (In)vulnerable Domains in Multilingualismby Natascha Müller

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2003; US$ 113.00

    This study has been conducted within the larger context of the project SKOBI and its research questions concerning the acquisition and development of linguistic connectivity in Turkish and German in bilingual children. The phenomenon analyzed is approached from the perspective of language typology, sociolinguistics, language psychology and acquisition... more...

  • (Multi) Media Translationby Yves Gambier; Henrik Gottlieb

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2001; US$ 165.00

    The globalisation of communication networks has increased the domains of translation and is challenging ever more the translator?s role. This volume is a collection of contributions from two different conferences (Misano, 1997 and Berlin, 1998). (Multi)Media translation, especially screen translation (TV, cinema, video), has made more explicit the... more...

  • (On) Searle on Conversationby John R. Searle; Herman Parret; Jef Verschueren

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1992; US$ 149.00

    At an international conference held in 1981 at the Universidada Estudual of Campinas (Brazil), a controversial lecture was given by John Searle which presented two conceptual theses: that conversation does not have an intrinsic structure about which a relevant theory can be formulated, and that conversations are not subject to (constitutive) rules.... more...

  • (Re)presentations and Dialogueby François Cooren; Alain Létourneau

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2012; US$ 149.00

    This study pertains to the field of studies on Textual Genetics and Enunciation Linguistics and is aimed at analyzing the forms of representation of verbal erasures occurring during the writing process of a story made up by two Brazilian pupils (7 years old). Having assumed “haphazardness” and “dialogism” as the central phenomena... 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...