Wörterbücher zur Sprach- und Kommunikationswissenschaft (WSK) Online
Ed. by Schierholz, Stefan J. / Wiegand, Herbert Ernst
One-time purchase of all content / One-time purchase of base content, subsequently annual update fee for new content up to 2018.
- A modern lexicographic online product
- Annual updates with 3000 articles
- Written by respected, international scholars
- Numerous search criteria - for professional and scholarly searches
- Bilingual user interface
- User Guide available
Aims and Scope
WSK Online is a new dictionary e-resource covering all the major areas of linguistics and communication science. The dictionaries steer a course between semantic definition and comprehensive knowledge, combining the best of both approaches.
This e-resource offers:
- Precise definitions
- Thorough explanations
- Synonyms and/or antonyms where applicable
- Detailed bibliographic information
- Annual updates of approximatrely 3,000 articles
Hundreds of researchers from around the world have contributed to the WSK Online project, ensuring that the lexicographic output adheres to the most rigorous academic standards. All area editors are experts in their respective fields. The articles are in German (with English translations of the terms and definitions) or in English (with German translations of the terms and definitions).
This e-resource currently covers the following subfields:
- Morphology: Christa Dürscheid / Stefan J. Schierholz
- Syntax: Christa Dürscheid / Stefan J. Schierholz
- Word Formation
Peter O. Müller / Susan Olsen
- Historical Linguistics
Mechthild Habermann / Ilse Wischer
- Phonetics and Phonology
Martin Neef / Rüdiger Weingarten
Ulrich Schmitz / Bernhard Schröder
Heiko Girnth / Peter Rosenberg
Reinhard Köhler/ Peter Grzybek / Sven Naumann
Christiane Fellbaum / Ingo Warnke
Johannes Helmbrecht / Dagmar Jung
Susanne Niemeier / Constanze Juchem-Grundmann.
With Doris Schönefeld
Christoph Demmerling / Pirmin Stekeler-Weithofer
Jörg Kilian / Jutta Rymarczyk
3,000 articles are already available with another 3,000 to be added annually. Further subject areas are in preparation. When finished, this unique project will contain some 20,000 entries. WSK Online is scheduled for completion in 2018.
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