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  • In-House Bookbinding and Repairby Sharon McQueen; James Twomey

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2015; US$ 59.50

    In-House Bookbinding and Repair is a working document that contains information on setting up both a basic bookbindery and repair lab (i.e. the design, equipment, tools, and supplies needed) and instructions on rebinding and repairing cloth-bound books. Highly illustrated to greater enhance its usefulness, this manual also covers various aspects... more...

  • Bibliography of Bibliographies of the Languages of the Worldby Rudolph C. Troike

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1990; US$ 213.00

    This is Volume I of a monumental two-volume work, a historical record and guide to bibliographic efforts on all the languages of the world, which is designed to serve the professional as well as non-professional reader as a first point of entry for information about any language. By consulting the Bibliography, the reader will quickly be able to identify... more...

  • Cliticsby Joel A. Nevis; Brian D. Joseph; Dieter Wanner; Arnold M. Zwicky

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1994; US$ 180.00

    This bibliography provides an alphabetical listing of over 1500 articles, books, and dissertations that treat in some way the topic of clitics and related matters, e.g. affixes, words, word order, movement, sandhi, etc. The beginning point for the bibliographic entries is 1892, taking Jacob Wackernagel's classic work as the point of departure, and... more...

  • Diglossiaby Mauro A. Fernández; William F. Mackey

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1993; US$ 210.00

    Today, the notion of 'diglossia' occupies a prominent place in sociolinguistic research. Since the 1960s, when the dominant sense of 'diglossia' was the complementary sociofunctional distribution of two varieties of the same language, the term has been applied — often controversially — to a growing number of diverse sociolinguistic situations.... more...

  • Pragmaticsby Jef Verschueren

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1978; US$ 165.00

    The selection of entries in this bibliography reflects the following definition of pragmatics: The study (i) of the use and extra-linguistic function(s) of language, and (ii) of the relation between such uses or functions and the structure of language, i.e., the contextual appropriateness conditions on the use of language. This bibliography does not... more...

  • Western Histories of Linguistic Thoughtby E.F.K. Koerner

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1978; US$ 158.00

    The present bibliography suggests that there has been a constant flow of publications which survey the discipline of linguistics in its various stages of development. It attempts to offer a comprehensive coverage of general accounts of the history of linguistic thought in the western world over the last 150 years. more...

  • Adverbs and Comparativesby Conrad Sabourin

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1977; US$ 158.00

    There are indications that interest in the study of adverbs has been growing steadily in recent years, largely due to the so-called Chomskyan revolution in linguistics which put much emphasis on the study of syntax, but probably also because of the position these adverbs and other particles take within a syntactic string has proved to be much more... more...

  • Analogyby Raimo Anttila; Warren A. Brewer

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1977; US$ 158.00

    This basic bibliography of analogy aims to be a useful tool for linguistic research. The compilers have emphasized the years from 1868 onwards, starting with Scherer’s statement, but a few important premonitory works have been included as well. more...

  • Prepositionsby Claude Guimier

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1981; US$ 165.00

    The aim of the present bibliography is to provide a single and reasonably comprehensive list of books and articles which deal with problems related to prepositions in natural languages. If most of publications listed consider syntax or semantics, they also take into account morphological, stylistic, psycholinguistic or historical aspects. more...

  • Transfer and Interference in Languageby Hans W. Dechert; Monika Brüggemeier; Dietmar Fütterer

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1984; US$ 210.00

    The topic of this bibliography in its broadest sense is the subject of a wide range of academic disciplines. Given these circumstances, the particular associations and connotations of the terms ‘transfer’ and ‘interference’ in each of these areas are legion, with resultant differences in meaning in the disparate literature on these subjects. And yet... more...