Frequency of Use and the Organization of Language by Joan L. Bybee
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Frequency of Use and the Organization of Language
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Frequency of Use and the Organization of Language by Joan L. Bybee

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This volume collects three decades of articles by distinguish linguist Joan Bybee. Her articles essentially argue for the importance of frequency of use as a factor in the analysis and explanation of language structure. Her work has been very influential for a broad range of researchers in linguistics, particularly in discourse analysis, corpus linguistics, phonology, phonetics, and historical linguistics.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780195301571
ISBN-10: 0195301579
Format: Paperback
(235mm x 156mm x 24mm)
Pages: 376
Imprint: Oxford University Press Inc
Publisher: Oxford University Press Inc
Publish Date: 25-Jan-2007
Country of Publication: United States

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Books By Author Joan L. Bybee

Language Change by Joan L. Bybee Language Change, Hardback (May 2015)

This new introduction explores all aspects of language change, with an emphasis on the role of cognition and language use.

Language, Usage and Cognition by Joan L. Bybee Language, Usage and Cognition, Hardback (April 2010)

Outlines a theory of language use and language change, focusing on the processes that give languages their structure and variance.

Phonology and Language Use by Joan L. Bybee Phonology and Language Use, Paperback (February 2003)

Reinvestigates how a speaker/hearer's experience with language affects the representation of phonology.

Evolution of Grammar by Joan L. Bybee Evolution of Grammar, Paperback (September 1994)

This study focuses on the use and meaning of grammatical markers of tense, aspect and modality, and identifies a universal set of grammatical categories. It argues that the same paths of change occur in languages in different phyla and that movement along these paths is in one direction only.

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Author Biography - Joan L. Bybee

Joan Bybee is Professor of Linguistics, University of New Mexico

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