Edinburgh University Linguistics

An Introduction to Islamic Archaeology (The New Edinburgh Islamic Surveys)

An Introduction to Islamic Archaeology (The New Edinburgh Islamic Surveys) by Marcus Milwright
Edinburgh University Press | February 5, 2010 | English | ISBN: 0748623116, 0748623108 | 272 pages | PDF | 5 MB

This introduction to the archaeology of the Islamic world traces the history of the discipline from its earliest manifestations through to the present and evaluates the contribution made by archaeology to the understanding of key aspects of Islamic culture.
Key Ideas in Linguistics and the Philosophy of Language by Siobhan Chapman [Repost]

Key Ideas in Linguistics and the Philosophy of Language by Siobhan Chapman
Edinburgh University Press | January 19, 2009 | English | ISBN: 0748626190 | 273 pages | PDF | 1 MB

This book offers introductory entries on 80 ideas that have shaped the study of language up to the present day. Entries are written by experts in the fields of linguistics and the philosophy of language to reflect the full range of approaches and modes of thought. Each entry includes a brief description of the idea, an account of its development, and its impact on the field of language study.
Cognitive Linguistics: An Introduction by Melanie C. Green [Repost]

Cognitive Linguistics: An Introduction by Melanie C. Green
Edinburgh University Press | February 8, 2006 | English | ISBN: 0748618325 | 851 pages | PDF | 11 MB

An authoritative general introduction to cognitive linguistics, this book provides up-to-date coverage of all areas of the field and sets in context recent developments within cognitive semantics (including primary metaphors, conceptual blending and Principled Polysemy), and cognitive approaches to grammar. While all topics are introduced in terms accessible to both undergraduate and postgraduate students, this work is sufficiently comprehensive and detailed to serve as a reference work for scholars from linguistics and neighbouring disciplines who wish to gain a better understanding of cognitive linguistics.
Key Ideas in Linguistics and the Philosophy of Language by Siobhan Chapman [Repost]

Key Ideas in Linguistics and the Philosophy of Language by Siobhan Chapman
Edinburgh University Press | January 19, 2009 | English | ISBN: 0748626182 | 272 pages | PDF | 8 MB

This book offers introductory entries on 80 ideas that have shaped the study of language up to the present day. Entries are written by experts in the fields of linguistics and the philosophy of language to reflect the full range of approaches and modes of thought. Each entry includes a brief description of the idea, an account of its development, and its impact on the field of language study.
Medieval Literature, 1300-1500 (Edinburgh Critical Guides to Literature) (repost)

Pamela King, "Medieval Literature, 1300-1500 (Edinburgh Critical Guides to Literature)"
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press | ISBN 10: 0748634606 | 2011 | PDF | 256 pages | 1.5 MB

A Glossary of Corpus Linguistics (repost)  

Posted by Veslefrikk at Jan. 5, 2014
A Glossary of Corpus Linguistics (repost)

A Glossary of Corpus Linguistics
Edinburgh University Press | 2006-07-30 | ISBN: 0748620184 | 192 pages | PDF | 1,4 MB

An Introduction to Applied Linguistics (repost)  

Posted by Veslefrikk at Dec. 14, 2013
An Introduction to Applied Linguistics (repost)

An Introduction to Applied Linguistics
Edinburgh University Press | 2007-09-15 | ISBN: 0748633545 | 224 pages | PDF | 1,2 MB
"The Athenian Empire (Edinburgh Readings on the Ancient World)" (Repost)

Polly Low, "The Athenian Empire (Edinburgh Readings on the Ancient World)"
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press | ISBN: 0748625852 | edition 2008 | PDF | 369 pages | 15,6 mb

This book offers a comprehensive, and multi-faceted, analysis of the history and significance of the Athenian Empire. It starts by exploring possible answers to the crucial questions of the origins and growth of the empire. Subsequent sections deal with the institutions and regulations of empire, and the mechanisms by which it was controlled; the costs and benefits of imperialism (for both rulers and ruled); and the ideological, cultural and artistic aspects of Athenian power.
Medieval Literature, 1300-1500 (Edinburgh Critical Guides to Literature)

Pamela King, "Medieval Literature, 1300-1500 (Edinburgh Critical Guides to Literature)"
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press | ISBN 10: 0748634606 | 2011 | PDF | 256 pages | 1.5 MB
The Athenian Empire (Edinburgh Readings on the Ancient World)

The Athenian Empire (Edinburgh Readings on the Ancient World)
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press | ISBN: 0748625852 | edition 2008 | PDF | 384 pages | 10,5 mb

This book offers a comprehensive, and multi-faceted, analysis of the history and significance of the Athenian Empire. It starts by exploring possible answers to the crucial questions of the origins and growth of the empire. Subsequent sections deal with the institutions and regulations of empire, and the mechanisms by which it was controlled; the costs and benefits of imperialism (for both rulers and ruled); and the ideological, cultural and artistic aspects of Athenian power.