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- 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...
- 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...
- De Gruyter 2011; US$ 154.00
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...
- 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...
- 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...
- Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2013; US$ 52.02
>Mehrsprachigkeit In einer kritisch-diskursanalytischen Fallstudie wird untersucht, wie und in welchem Ausmaß die diskursiv betriebene Mehrsprachigkeitspolitik der EU in Österreich rezipiert wird. Darüber hinaus wird der Frage nachgegangen, wie Sprache im Sinn von >Sprachigkeit ›Mehrsprachigkeit‹ ist zu einem zentralen Schlagwort... more...
- 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...
- 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...