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  • The Reflexivity of Language and Linguistic Inquiry

    Integrational Linguistics in Practice, 1st Edition

    By Dorthe Duncker

    This book explores the reflexivity of language both from the perspective of the lay speaker and the linguistic analyst. Linguistic inquiry is conditional upon linguistic reflexivity, but so is language. Without linguistic reflexivity, we would not be able to make sense of everyday linguistic…

    Hardback – 2018-11-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Communication and Linguistic Theory

  • Routledge Library Editions: Japanese Linguistics

    1st Edition

    By Various Authors

    Originally published between 1986 and 1994 the books in this set discuss, analyse and examine: Various word formation processes in Japanese and English Thematic roles, reflexive binding and case marking Complex predicate constructions in Japanese the process whereby a modern colloquial style of…

    Hardback – 2018-11-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Japanese Linguistics

  • Sino-Tibetan Linguistics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Randy LaPolla

    The Sino-Tibetan languages form the largest language family in the world in terms of native speakers, of whom there are some 1.4 billion spread across East Asia, Southeast Asia and parts of South Asia. The family consists of two branches: Sinitic, consisting of the Chinese languages (including…

    Hardback – 2018-10-22
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Linguistics

  • Advances in Biolinguistics

    The Human Language Faculty and Its Biological Basis, 1st Edition

    Edited by Koji Fujita, Cedric A. Boeckx

    Biolinguistics is a highly interdisciplinary field that seeks the rapprochement between linguistics and biology. Linking theoretical linguistics, theoretical biology, genetics, neuroscience and cognitive psychology, this book offers a collection of chapters situating the enterprise conceptually,…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge

  • Diachronic and Comparative Syntax

    1st Edition

    By Ian Roberts

    This book brings together for the first time a series of previously published papers featuring Ian Roberts’ pioneering work on diachronic and comparative syntax over the last thirty years in one comprehensive volume. Divided into two parts, the volume engages in recent key topics in empirical…

    Hardback – 2018-08-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Leading Linguists

  • Advances in Proto-Basque Reconstruction with Evidence for the Proto-Indo-European-Euskarian Hypothesis

    1st Edition

    By Juliette Blevins

    This book presents a new reconstruction of Proto-Basque, the mother language of modern Basque varieties, historical Basque, and Aquitanian, grounded in traditional methods of historical linguistics. Building on a long tradition of Basque scholarship, the comparative method and internal…

    Hardback – 2018-08-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Historical Linguistics

  • On Case Grammar

    Prolegomena to a Theory of Grammatical Relations, 1st Edition

    By John M. Anderson

    Originally published in 1977, On Case Grammar, represents a synthesis of various lines of research, with special regard to the treatment of grammatical relations. Arguments are assessed for and against case grammar, localism, lexical decomposition and relational grammar. The book surveys the…

    Hardback – 2018-07-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Multilayer Corpus Studies

    1st Edition

    By Amir Zeldes

    This volume explores the opportunities afforded by the construction and evaluation of multilayer corpora, an emerging methodology within corpus linguistics that brings about multiple independent parallel analyses of the same linguistic phenomena, and how the interplay of these concurrent analyses…

    Hardback – 2018-07-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Corpus Linguistics

  • Biolinguistic Investigations and the Formal Language Hierarchy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Juan Uriagereka

    This volume collects some of Juan Uriagereka’s previously published pieces and presentations on biolinguistics in recent years in one comprehensive volume. The book’s introduction lays the foundation for the field of biolinguistics, which looks to integrate concepts from the natural sciences in the…

    Hardback – 2018-06-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Leading Linguists

  • Routledge Revivals: The Violence of Language (1990)

    1st Edition

    By Jean-Jacques Lecercle

    First published in 1990, this book argues that any theory of language constructs its ‘object’ by separating ‘relevant’ from ‘irrelevant’ phenomena — excluding the latter. This leaves a ‘remainder’ which consists of the untidy, creative part of how language is used — the essence of poetry and…

    Paperback – 2018-05-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Discourse Pragmatics and the Verb

    The Evidence from Romance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Suzanne Fleischman, LINDA WAUGH

    First published in 1990, this collection investigates grammatical categories associated with the verb as they are used by speakers and writers in real discourses and texts. Focusing on tense, aspect, mood, and voice in French, Spanish, and Italian, each chapter underscores the importance of context…

    Paperback – 2018-05-17
    Routledge
    RLE: Discourse Analysis

  • A Formal Approach to Discourse Anaphora

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bonnie Lynn Webber

    First published in 1979, this book starts from the perspective that dealing with anaphoric language can be decomposed into two complementary tasks: 1. identifying what a text potentially makes available for anaphoric reference and 2. constraining the candidate set of a given anaphoric expression…

    Paperback – 2018-05-17
    Routledge
    RLE: Discourse Analysis

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