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  • Historical Roots of Linguistic Theoriesby Lia Formigari; Daniele Gambarara

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1995; US$ 180.00

    Most of the papers collected in this volume concentrate on the history of linguistic ideas in France and Italy in the modern period (from the Renaissance to the present day). Some of them are specifically focused on the links between the two traditions of reflection on language. The contributions have a common methodological outlook: the authors do... more...

  • History and Historiography of Linguisticsby Hans-Josef Niederehe; E.F.K. Koerner

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1990; US$ 212.00

    These two volume present papers from the Fourth International Conference on the History of the Language Sciences (ICHoLS IV), held at the University of Trier, Germany, in August 1987. Volume 1 contains the following sections: I. Generalia; II. Antiquity; III. Arabic Linguistics; IV. Middle Ages; V. Renaissance; VI. 17th Century. Volume 2 continues... more...

  • History and Historiography of Linguisticsby Hans-Josef Niederehe; E.F.K. Koerner

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1990; US$ 213.00

    Papers from the Fourth International Conference on the History of the Language Sciences (ICHoLS IV), Trier, 24-28 August, 1987 more...

  • A History of Applied Linguisticsby Kees de Bot

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 42.95

    This book provides one perspective on how Applied Linguistics has been defined and how the field of Applied Linguistics has developed over the last 30 years. The author addresses themes like why formal linguistic theories lost so much ground and how the interest in more socially oriented approaches grew? He also addresses ?the impact of Applied Linguistics... more...

  • The History of Grammar in the Middle Agesby Richard William Hunt; Geoffrey L. Bursill-Hall

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1980; US$ 165.00

    This volume brings together a number of papers written by R. W. Hunt (1908-1979) on the history of grammar in the Middle Ages. The importance of these papers lies almost as much in the spark of scholarly investigation that they have inspired, as in their contribution to original research. The first three studies in this collection deal with the change... more...

  • History of Linguistic Thought in the Early Middle Agesby Vivien A. Law

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1993; US$ 165.00

    Surveys of linguistics in the Middle Ages often begin with the twelfth century, dismissing the preceding six centuries as 'devoid of originality' or 'dependent upon Donatus and Priscian'. This collection of articles devoted to linguistics in the early Middle Ages attempts to redress the balance by presenting a variety of approaches to new and controversial... more...

  • History of Linguistics 1996by David Cram; Andrew R. Linn; Elke Nowak

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1999; US$ 188.00

    The papers in this volume present a colourful picture of the range of research currently being undertaken in the field of the history of linguistics, with contribution both from established scholars and from younger researchers. The volume is organised on a geographical basis, with sections devoted to a number of different traditions in linguistics... more...

  • History of Linguistics 2002by Eduardo Guimar„es; Diana Luz Pessoa de Barros

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2007; US$ 165.00

    This volume brings together a selection of revised papers, originally presented at ICHoLS IX (S„o Paulo/Campinas). The papers in the first section deal with studies ranging from the Latin model in post-Renaissance grammars to new scientific propositions at the turn of the 19th century; the second part carries articles devoted to a variety of topics... more...

  • History of Linguistics 2005by Douglas A. Kibbee

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2007; US$ 195.00

    As each period in the history of the language sciences has chosen to focus on different key questions, the study of that history promises to open our eyes to the variety of interesting questions that can be asked, and answered ? taking off the blinders of contemporary preoccupations. September 1?5, 2005, linguists from twenty-five countries gathered... more...

  • History of Linguistics 2008by Gerda Hassler

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2011; US$ 180.00

    This volume contains a selection of papers presented at the 11th International Conference on the History of the Language Sciences (Potsdam 2008) which are especially representative of the concerns of the conference and its thematic range. The reflection about language and the individual languages has characterized cultures since ancient times and has... more...