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English Historical Linguistics

An International Handbook

Ed. by Bergs, Alexander / Brinton, Laurel J.

Volume 1

Series:Handbücher zur Sprach- und Kommunikationswissenschaft / Handbooks of Linguistics and Communication Science (HSK) 34/1

DE GRUYTER MOUTON

339,00 € / $475.00 / £254.99*

Hardcover
Publication Date:
May 2012
ISBN
978-3-11-020220-5
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Overview

  • comprehensive and descriptive overview of the entire language history of English,
  •  illustrates and discusses current trends, theories, and methods of the field,
  • contains an overview of the history of historical linguistics as a discipline as well
  • more than 100 articles with general introductions to the different subjects which are intelligible to all
  • includes an extensive index

 

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Details

24.0 x 17.0 cm
Approx. xxii, 1174 pages
DE GRUYTER MOUTON
Language:
English
Type of Publication:
Edition
Keyword(s):
English Linguistics; Language History

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Alexander Bergs, University of Osnabrück, Germany; Laurel Brinton, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.

Reviews

"To sum up, the first volume of Alexander Bergs and Laurel J. Brinton's
Handbook is a well-rounded volume containing an enormous amount of relevant information in a generally well-organized and easy-to-use form. It is a
valuable addition to the rich literature on the subject."
Igor Yanovich in: Linguist List 24.1640

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