A Multidisciplinary Perspective
By (author) Louise Cummings
Normal Price: $140.00
Your Price: $126.00 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $14.00! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $6.30 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply
Pragmatics by Louise Cummings
Book DescriptionA new study of the current state of linguistic pragmatics This textbook provides the first truly multidisciplinary analysis of the current state of linguistic pragmatics, responding to the needs of an academic environment which places increasing value on multidisciplinary studies. Each chapter begins with an introduction to the pragmatic and other theoretical concepts covered, followed by a discussion of the significance of the chapter topic to the book's multidisciplinary theme. Louise Cummings argues that no study of pragmatics is complete without examination of the historical and contemporary influence of neighbouring fields of enquiry, such as philosophy, psychology, artificial intelligence and language pathology. Examination of pragmatics can likewise help these fields to tackle their own specific questions more productively. The book's wide range of topics and the depth of analysis will be of particular interest to students and specialised readers in linguistics, communication studies, speech and language therapy and cognitive science.
Buy Pragmatics book by Louise Cummings from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780748616817
(234mm x 156mm x mm)
Imprint: Edinburgh University Press
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
Publish Date: 17-Jan-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Louise Cummings
Case Studies in Communication Disorders, Paperback (October 2016)
This is a collection of 48 highly useful case studies of children and adults with communication disorders.
Pragmatic and Discourse Disorders, Hardback (October 2015)
Questions and exercises on the full range of pragmatic and discourse disorders allow readers to develop and test their understanding.
Exploring Language and Linguistics, Hardback (September 2015)
Introduces the key concepts of linguistics and applies these concepts to real-world settings. Numerous learning features provide extensive student support.
Communication Disorders Workbook, Paperback (April 2014)» View all books by Louise Cummings
Contains questions and exercises which examine all aspects of communication disorders and give readers practice at analysing clinical linguistic data.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Pragmatics book by Louise Cummings and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Louise Cummings
Louise Cummings is Senior Lecturer in Linguistics, Nottingham Trent University.
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2017. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.