Ten Lectures on Cognitive Linguistics and the Unification of Spoken and Signed Languages

by Sherman Wilcox (University of New Mexico).

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€94,00
$109.00
ISBN13: 
9789004336766
Expected Date: 
November 2017
Format: 
Hardback
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ISSN: 
2468-4872
Volume: 
15

by Cliff Goddard (Griffith University, Australia)

These lively lectures introduce the theory, practice and application of a versatile, rigorous and non Anglocentic approach to cross-linguistic semantics. Topics include semantic primes and molecules, emotions, evaluation, verbs and event structure, cultural key words and scripts, language teaching.
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Volume: 
21
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004357709
Expected: 
December 2017
€99,00
$114.00

Ronald W. Langacker (University of California, San Diego)

This book reviews the basic claims and descriptive constructs of Cognitive Grammar, outlines major themes in its ongoing development, and applies these notions to central problems in grammatical analysis.
Series: 
Volume: 
18
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004347465
E-ISBN: 
9789004347472
Publication date: 
August 2017
€99,00
$114.00

by Alan Cienki, Vrije Universiteit (VU) in Amsterdam, Netherlands

The Ten Lectures by Alan Cienki consider what it means to apply theoretical approaches from cognitive linguistics to the dynamic phenomena of speech and gesture. Taking the usage-based commitment seriously with audio-visual data raises new theoretical questions for cognitive linguistics.
Series: 
Volume: 
17
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004332096
E-ISBN: 
9789004336230
Publication date: 
April 2017
€85,00
$98.00

by Stefan Th. Gries (University of California, Santa Barbara)

These lectures provide an overview of the author's work on quantitative applications in cognitive linguistics by discussing a wide range of studies involving corpus-linguistic as well as experimental work.
Series: 
Volume: 
16
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004336216
E-ISBN: 
9789004336223
Publication date: 
March 2017
€85,00
$99.00

by Ewa Dąbrowska (University of Northumbria).

This volume presents a synthesis of research in cognitive linguistics and the psychology of language. It highlights the tension between “linguists’ grammars”, which are influenced by considerations of economy and elegance, and “speakers’ grammars”, which are messy and less than fully general.
Series: 
Volume: 
12
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004336810
E-ISBN: 
9789004336827
Publication date: 
June 2017
€85,00
$98.00

by Dirk Geeraerts (University of Leuven)

Ten Lectures on Cognitive Socolinguistics is a transcribed version of lectures given by Dirk Geeraerts in 2009 at Beihang University in Beijing. The lectures illustrate the ‘social turn’ in Cognitive Linguistics, as a combination of variationist linguistics and cognitive linguistic theory.
Series: 
Volume: 
8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004336834
Expected: 
December 2017
€99,00
$114.00

by Chris Sinha (Hunan University)

In this interdisciplinary collection of lectures, Chris Sinha presents a uniquely cultural, developmental and evolutionary approach to cognitive linguistics. Topics range from language in children’s play, through cultural conceptualizations of time, to philosophical and linguistic relativism.
Series: 
Volume: 
06
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004349049
E-ISBN: 
9789004349094
Publication date: 
October 2017
€99,00
$114.00

by Leonard Talmy (University at Buffalo, State University of New York).

In his ten Beijing lectures, Leonard Talmy represents the range of his work in cognitive semantics. This approach concerns the linguistic representation of conceptual structure: the patterns in which and processes by which conceptual content is organized in language.
Series: 
Volume: 
04
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004349544
Expected: 
January 2018
€99,00
$114.00

Ronald W. Langacker (University of California, San Diego).

The book offers a basic introduction to the theory of Cognitive Grammar, which claims that meaning resides in conceptualization, and that grammar is inherently meaningful, residing in the structuring and symbolization of conceptual content.
Series: 
Volume: 
03
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004347441
E-ISBN: 
9789004347458
Publication date: 
August 2017
€99,00
$114.00

by John R. Taylor

A series of 10 lectures on various aspects of Cognitive Linguistics as these relate to matters of language teaching and learning.
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004347557
Expected: 
October 2017
€99,00
$114.00

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