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  • "... Mein ist die Sprache."by Alexander Horn

    Erich Schmidt Verlag 2014; US$ 55.74

    Die vorliegende Arbeit nähert sich der Sprach-Arbeit Alfred Kerrs über die Analyse der grundlegenden Sprachreflexionen des Schriftstellers und Kritikers. Zugleich fokussiert die Studie eine bislang nur am Rande zur Kenntnis genommene Form der Sprachkritik im Medium der Presse. Die Untersuchungen beziehen sowohl das gesamte Werk Kerrs als auch sämtliche... more...

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

    De Gruyter 1981; US$ 133.00

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

  • "March of the Mods":by Christiane Deibel

    Tectum Verlag 2014; US$ 35.80

    A lot of academic writing on Mod culture has focused on the Mods' emergence in London in the late 1950s and their cultural practices. And it has also dealt with the role of the tabloid papers in creating an unprecedented hysteria, when Mods and Rockers attacked each other at English seaside resorts on Easter and Whitsun 1964. The participants' opinions,... 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$ 168.00

    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 of images... more...

  • 'You Know'by Jan-Ola Östman

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1981; US$ 102.00

    The basic function the expression you know serves in conversational discourse is said to be that of a pragmatic particle used when the speaker wants the addressee to accept as mutual knowledge (or at least be cooperative with respect to) the propositional content of his utterance. The fact that you know is even used when the addressee is assumed... more...

  • (In)vulnerable Domains in Multilingualismby Natascha Müller

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2003; US$ 113.00

    The focus of this collection of essays is on the acquisition of so called vulnerable and invulnerable grammatical domains in multilingualism. Language acquisition is studied from a comparative perspective, mostly in the framework of generative grammar. Different types of multilingualism are compared, the existence of multiple grammars in L1 acquisition,... more...

  • (Mehr-)Sprachigkeit und Lingualismusby Niku Dorostkar

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2013; US$ 50.35

    ?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...