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  • 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...

  • Sprachwissenschaftby Ludger Hoffmann

    De Gruyter 2010; US$ 945.00

    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...

  • Linguistic Historiographyby E.F.K. Koerner

    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...

  • Diversions of Galwayby Anders Ahlqvist

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1992; US$ 195.00

    This volume contains a selection of papers from the Fifth International Conference on the History of the Language Sciences, dealing with subjects ranging from the classical period till the 20th century. more...

  • A Glance at the History of Linguisticsby Holger Pedersen; Caroline C. Henriksen; E.F.K. Koerner

    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...

  • Grammar and Philosophy in Late Antiquityby Anneli Luhtala

    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...

  • 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...

  • 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...