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Natural Language Semantics
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Natural Language Semantics

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Natural Language Semantics by Keith Allan

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Natural Language Semantics discusses fundamental concepts for linguistic semantics. This book combines theoretical explanations of several methods of inquiry with detailed semantic analysis and emphasises the philosophy that semantics is about meaning in human languages and that linguistic meaning is cognitively and functionally motivated.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780631192961
ISBN-10: 0631192964
Format: Hardback
(248mm x 176mm x 46mm)
Pages: 552
Imprint: Blackwell Publishers
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 15-Jan-2001
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Routledge Handbook of Linguistics by Keith Allan Routledge Handbook of Linguistics, Hardback (July 2015)

The Routledge Handbook of Linguistics offers a comprehensive introduction and reference point to the discipline of linguistics. This wide-ranging survey of the field brings together a range of perspectives, covering all the key areas of linguistics and drawing on interdisciplinary research in subjects such as anthropology, psychology and sociology.

Cambridge Handbook of Pragmatics by Keith Allan Cambridge Handbook of Pragmatics, Paperback (May 2015)

In the fast-developing field of pragmatics, this Handbook is a one-stop resource for today's research and the many theoretical debates.

Oxford Handbook of the History of Linguistics by Keith Allan Oxford Handbook of the History of Linguistics, Hardback (March 2013)

Leading scholars examine the history of linguistics from ancient origins to the present. They consider every aspect of the field from language origins to neurolinguistics, explore the linguistic traditions in different parts of the world, examine how work in linguistics has influenced other fields, and look at how it has been practically applied

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Author Biography - Keith Allan

Keith Allan is Reader in Linguistics at Monash University, and is a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Humanities. He has taught in Britain, Kenya, Nigeria, and the United States. His research and publications focus mainly on aspects of meaning in language and his previous books are Linguistic Meaning (2 volumes, 1986) and Euphemism and Dysphemism: Language Used as Shield and Weapon (co--authored with Kate Burridge, 1991).

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