History of Linguistics

  • Origins of American Linguistics 1643-1914

    Beginning in the seventeenth century, with the first appearance of manuals written to enable English speakers to understand and communicate with the American Indians, this set charts the development of linguistic studies in North America over two and a half centuries. The set also examines the…

    Hardback – 1997-05-01
    Routledge
    History of Linguistics

  • British Linguistics in the Eighteenth Century

    One of the most interesting periods in the history of British linguistic thought, the 18th century is also one of the most neglected. Richer in diversity than the corresponding period in France, there is still a reflection of continental influences. The inheritance of linguistic ideas from…

    Hardback – 1993-01-28
    Routledge
    History of Linguistics