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The Oxford Handbook of the History of English
Language: en
Pages: 942
Authors: Terttu Nevalainen (linguiste)
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This ambitious Handbook takes advantage of recent advances in the study of the history of English to rethink the understanding of the field.
The Oxford Handbook of the History of English
Language: en
Pages: 984
Authors: Terttu Nevalainen
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-07 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

The availability of large electronic corpora has caused major shifts in linguistic research, including the ability to analyze much more data than ever before, a
The Oxford Handbook of the History of Linguistics
Language: en
Pages: 924
Authors: Keith Allan
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-28 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Leading scholars examine the history of linguistics from ancient origins to the present. They consider every aspect of the field from language origins to neurol
The Oxford Handbook of Historical Phonology
Language: en
Pages: 792
Authors: Patrick Honeybone
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This critical overview examines every aspect of the field including its history, key current research questions and methods, theoretical perspectives, and socio
The Cambridge Handbook of English Historical Linguistics
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Merja Kytö
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-05-03 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

English historical linguistics is a subfield of linguistics which has developed theories and methods for exploring the history of the English language. This Han
The Oxford Handbook of the History of Consumption
Language: en
Pages: 720
Authors: Frank Trentmann
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-22 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

The term 'consumption' covers the desire for goods and services, their acquisition, use, and disposal. The study of consumption has grown enormously in recent y
The Oxford Handbook of Medieval Literature in English
Language: en
Pages: 774
Authors: Elaine Treharne
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-04-15 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Bringing together the insights of new fields and approaches with those of more familiar texts and methods, this handbook provides a comprehensive overview of th
Information Structure and Syntactic Change in the History of English
Language: en
Pages: 339
Authors: Anneli Meurman-Solin
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-08-02 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

The unifying topic of this volume is the role of information structure, broadly conceived, as it interacts with the other levels of linguistic description, synt
Corpus-based Research on Variation in English Legal Discourse
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Teresa Fanego
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-15 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing Company

This volume provides a comprehensive overview of the research carried out over the past thirty years in the vast field of legal discourse. The focus is on how s
The Oxford Handbook of the Victorian Novel
Language: en
Pages: 832
Authors: Lisa Rodensky
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-11 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

Much has been written about the Victorian novel, and for good reason. The cultural power it exerted (and, to some extent, still exerts) is beyond question. The