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Peter Backhaus, "Linguistic Landscapes: A Comparative Study of Urban Multilingualism in Tokyo"

Peter Backhaus, "Linguistic Landscapes: A Comparative Study of Urban Multilingualism in Tokyo"
Publisher: Multilingual Matters | 2007 | ISBN: 1853599476 | English | PDF | 168 pages | 2.7 Mb

"Linguistic Landscapes" is the first comprehensive approach to language on signs. It provides an up-to-date review of previous research, introduces a coherent analytical framework, and applies this framework to a sample of signs collected in Tokyo. "Linguistic Landscapes" demonstrates that the study of language on signs provides a unique research perspective to urban multilingualism.

Translation and Linguistic Hybridity: Constructing World-View (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Jan. 20, 2017
Translation and Linguistic Hybridity: Constructing World-View (repost)

Translation and Linguistic Hybridity: Constructing World-View by Susanne Klinger
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1138801593 | 208 pages | PDF | 1,7 MB

Cross-Linguistic Corpora for the Study of Translations  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Oct. 14, 2016
Cross-Linguistic Corpora for the Study of Translations

Cross-Linguistic Corpora for the Study of Translations by Erich H. Steiner
English | 1 Sept. 2012 | ISBN: 3110260298 | 320 Pages | PDF | 9 MB

This book is a contribution to the study of translation as a contact variety, and - more generally - to language comparison and language contact with a focus on English and German.
Robert Dilts, Doug Davis - Neuro–Linguistic Programming: Volume I. The Study of the Structure of Subjective Experience

Robert Dilts, Doug Davis - Neuro–Linguistic Programming: Volume I. The Study of the Structure of Subjective Experience
1980 | ISBN: 0916990079 | English | 77 pages | PDF | 3 MB
Grammatical Categories and Cognition: A Case Study of the Linguistic Relativity Hypothesis (repost)

John A. Lucy, "Grammatical Categories and Cognition: A Case Study of the Linguistic Relativity Hypothesis (Studies in the Social and Cultural Foundations of Language)"
English | ISBN 10: 0521566207 | 1996 | PDF | 228 pages | 6 MB
Traveling Conceptualizations: A cognitive and anthropological linguistic study of Jamaican

Traveling Conceptualizations: A cognitive and anthropological linguistic study of Jamaican (Culture and Language Use) by Andrea Hollington
English | 2015 | ISBN: 9027202974 | 266 pages | PDF | 2,8 MB
Carlyle and the Economics of Terror: A Study of Revisionary Gothicism in the French Revolution

Carlyle and the Economics of Terror: A Study of Revisionary Gothicism in the French Revolution by Mary Desaulniers
English | 1 Jun. 1995 | ISBN: 0773512691 | 152 Pages | PDF | 9 MB

Carlyle's difficult and obscure prose as often been interpreted as a reflection of the author's temperament or idiosyncracies. Mary Desaulniers, however, argues that Carlyle's language is a deliberate strategy for revisioning language and places it within an "economics" of representation. By situating his prose within the gothic tradition with its history of resistance to linguistic transparency, Desaulniers makes the claim that in the French revolution, Carlyle uses revisionary Gothicism as a linguistic vehicle for economic and political issues.
Rashi - Linguist despite Himself: A Study of the Linguistic Dimension of Rabbi Solomon Yishaqi's Commentary on Deuteronomy

Rashi - Linguist despite Himself: A Study of the Linguistic Dimension of Rabbi Solomon Yishaqi's Commentary on Deuteronomy (The Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testamen) by Jonathan Kearney
English | Mar. 15, 2012 | ISBN: 0567095584 | 224 Pages | PDF | 1.92 MB

The commentary on the Torah of the eleventh-century French rabbi, Solomon Yishaqi of Troyes (better known as Rashi), is one of the major texts of mediaeval Judaism.
To Teach in Ancient Israel: A Cognitive Linguistic Study of a Biblical Hebrew Lexical Set by Wendy L. Widde

To Teach in Ancient Israel: A Cognitive Linguistic Study of a Biblical Hebrew Lexical Set by Wendy L. Widder
English | 20 Jan. 2014 | ISBN: 3110335492 | 257 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Numerous studies have sought to understand the nature of education and the extent of literacy in ancient Israel, but none has asked what the ancient Israelites thought about teaching. This study is the first to ask how they conceived of the teaching process.
Split Possession: An areal-linguistic study of the alienability correlation and related phenomena in the languages of Europe

Thomas Stolz, Sonja Kettler, Cornelia Stroh, Aina Urdze - Split Possession: An areal-linguistic study of the alienability correlation and related phenomena in the languages of Europe
Published: 2008-05-21 | ISBN: 902720568X | PDF | 546 pages | 6 MB