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- 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...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2002; US$ 48.00
Short-listed for the British Council Innovation Awards 2004 that promote and reward excellence in English Language Teaching Designing Language Teaching Tasks provides a research-based account of how experienced teachers and task designers prepare activities for use in the language classroom. It gives detailed information on the procedures which... more...
- De Gruyter 2010; US$ 839.00
The book contains classic and introductory texts to the core areas of linguistics, for example by Humboldt, de Saussure, Bloomfield, Bühler, Wittgenstein, Chomsky, Austin, Grice, Tomasello and others. Introductory texts provide an overview followed by transcripts and exercises for practice. The book provides a good introduction to the fundamentals... more...
- De Gruyter 2010; US$ 280.00
This textbook provides an introduction into linguistically based language criticism for students of German studies and other philologies as well as for general readers interested in language criticism. The critique focuses on the merits of the German language with respect to acquisition, perception, recognition and presentation of the so-called extralinguistic... more...
- De Gruyter 2010; US$ 629.00
The introductorytextbook ?Indogermanische Sprachwissenschaft? covers the issues and problems of Indo-Germanic philology from today?s point of view. In addition to phonology and morphology, the volume also treats syntax and vocabulary. The introductory part contains a history of Indo-Germanic philology and a description of the language families. Most... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 1999; US$ 158.00
The present volume brings together the author's most recent thinking on the tasks and methods of linguistic historiography and his critical assessment of the legacy of a number of major 20th-century scholars. Some of the chapters are revisions of previously published articles, which together with new materials have been welded into a coherent volume. more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 1983; US$ 158.00
This volume presents a translation into English of Holger Pedersen?s Et Blik på Sprogvidenskabens Historie (Copenhagen 1916). In addition, it provides an introductory article by E.F.K. Koerner on Pedersen?s life and work, and a bibliography of his writings. more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2005; US$ 149.00
This book examines the various philosophical influences contained in the ancient description of the noun. According to the traditional view, grammar adopted its philosophical categories in the second century B.C. and continued to make use of precisely the same concepts for over six hundred years, that is, until the time of Priscian (ca. 500). The standard... more...
- 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...