The edited volume Motifs in Language and Text is the first collection of original research in the area of the quantitative analysis of motifs. It hosts a collection of contributions that give insight to linguistic motifs theoretically across different languages, text genres, and structural levels, such as lexical, syntactic, semantic etc., and also to the tentative efforts upon the practical applications of the linguistic motifs.
First comprehensive analysis of linguistic motifs across languages and texts
Unique volume focusing on quantitative analysis for motifs
Haitao Liu and Junying Liang, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, P. R. China