Lexicography: v.1, 2 & 3 - Critical Concepts (Critical Concepts in Linguistics)

Lexicography: v.1, 2 & 3 - Critical Concepts (Critical Concepts in Linguistics)

By: R. R. K. Hartmann (editor)Hardback

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Lexicography is a growing academic specialization, with both a practical and a theoretical branch, numerous perspectives, and interdisciplinary significance. This collection draws together the most important and influential work in the field of lexicography. As well as a new general introduction contextualizing the main themes, each section will be preceded by a smaller introduction by the editor, guiding the reader through the selection of pieces made, and drawing together the thematic threads of the individual pieces. Completed with an extensive index, this collection provides a comprehensive reference point for those working in the field.

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Volume I: Dictionaries, Compilers, Critics and Users; Part 1: Compiler Perspectives; 1. Samuel Johnson - The Plan of a Dictionary of the English Language (reprint) Scolar Press, Menston 1-34, 1747 (1970); 2. James A.H. Murray - The evolution of English lexicography (Romanes Lecture) reprint) International Journal of Lexicography [ed. Robert W. Burchfield] (Oxford U.P.) Vol; 6, 100-122, 1900 (1993); 3. Ladislav Zgusta - Planning and organization of lexicographic work [Chapter 8] Manual of Lexicography Academia, Prague & Mouton, The Hague, 345-357, 1971; 4. Sidney I. Landau - Dictionary making [part of Chapter 7] Dictionaries. The Art and Craft of Lexicography, Cambridge U.P, 343-357, 1984/2001; 5. Bo Svensen - Dictionary projects, Practical Lexicography Oxford U.P, 236-249, 1993; 6. Sven Tarp - Special problems in central types of specialised dictionaries Manual of Specialised Lexicography [ed. Henning Bergenholtz & Sven Tarp] J. Benjamins, Amsterdam 48-63, 1995; 7. Edward Gates - A survey of the teaching of lexicography: 1979-1995 Dictionaries. Journal of the DSNA No; 18 66-93, 1997; 8. John Simpson - The revolution of English lexicography Special memorial lecture, 13th DSNA Meeting, Ann Arbor Michigan 1-8, 2001; Part 2: Critical Perspectives; 9. Richard C. Trench - On some deficiencies in our English dictionaries Transactions of the Philological Society 2nd ed. J. Parker & Son, London, 1-70, 1860; 10. James E. Iannucci - Meaning discrimination in bilingual dictionaries Problems in Lexicography [ed. Fred W. Householder & Sol Saporta] Indiana University, Bloomington 201-216, 1962; 11. Thomas J. Creswell - Conclusion [Chapter 5] Usage in Dictionaries and Dictionaries of Usage Publication of the ADS122-140, 1975; 12. Jurgen Schaer - Potential O.E.D. antedatings [Chapter 5] Documentation in the O.E.D.: Shakespeare and Nashe as Test Cases Clarendon Press, Oxford, 65-71, 1980; 13. Alice Y.W. Chan & Andrew Taylor - Evaluating learner dictionaries: what the reviews say International Lexicography (Oxford U.P.) Vol; 14 163-180, 2001; Part 3: User Perspectives 14. Clarence L. Barnhart - Problems in editing commercial monolingual dictionaries Problems in Lexicography [ed. Fred W. Householder & Sol Saporta] Indiana Univ., Bloomington, 161-181, 1962; 15. Nicholas Beattie - Teaching dictionary use Modern Languages (MLA, London) Vol; 54, 161-168, 1973; 16. Randolph Quirk - The social impact of dictionaries in the U.K. Lexicography in English [ed. Raven I. McDavid & Audrey R. Duckert] New York Academy of Sciences, 76-88, 1973; 17. Turki Diab - The role of dictionaries in English for specific purposes: a case study of student nurses at the University of Jordan Lexicographers and Their Works [ed.

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  • publication date: 26/06/2003
  • ISBN13: 9780415253659
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 1336
  • ID: 9780415253659
  • weight: 2676
  • ISBN10: 0415253659

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