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The Oxford Handbook of African American Language

The Oxford Handbook of African American Language  

Jennifer Bloomquist, Lisa J. Green, and Sonja L. Lanehart (eds)

Print publication date:
Jul 2015
Online publication date:
Aug 2015
Subject:
Linguistics
The Oxford Handbook of African American Language (OHAAL) provides readers with a wide range of analyses of both traditional and contemporary sociolinguistic research on language use in ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Applied Linguistics

The Oxford Handbook of Applied Linguistics (2 ed.)  

Robert B. Kaplan (ed.)

Print publication date:
Sep 2010
Online publication date:
Sep 2012
Subject:
Linguistics
The Oxford Handbook of Applied Linguistics contains thirty-nine articles on a broad range of topics in applied linguistics written by a diverse group of contributors. Its goal ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Arabic Linguistics

The Oxford Handbook of Arabic Linguistics  

Jonathan Owens (ed.)

Print publication date:
Sep 2013
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Dec 2013
Subject:
Linguistics
Arabic is one of the world’s largest languages, spoken natively by about 300 million speakers. It is by a large margin the largest language in Africa (nearly 200 million speakers), and one ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Case

The Oxford Handbook of Case  

Andrej L. Malchukov and Andrew Spencer (eds)

Print publication date:
Nov 2008
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Sep 2012
Subject:
Linguistics
The Oxford Handbook of Case provides a comprehensive account of research on case and the morphological and syntactic phenomena associated with it. The semantic roles and ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Chinese Linguistics

The Oxford Handbook of Chinese Linguistics  

William S-Y. Wang and Chaofen Sun (eds)

Print publication date:
Apr 2015
Online publication date:
May 2015
Subject:
Linguistics
The term "Chinese Linguistics" in the title of this Handbook refers to research done on the languages of China, both theoretical and applied. Chinese Linguistics has a long and honored ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Cognitive Linguistics

The Oxford Handbook of Cognitive Linguistics  

Dirk Geeraerts and Hubert Cuyckens (eds)

Print publication date:
Jun 2010
Online publication date:
Sep 2012
Subject:
Linguistics
This book presents a comprehensive overview of the main theoretical concepts and descriptive/theoretical models of cognitive linguistics, and covers its various subfields, theoretical as ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Syntax

The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Syntax  

Guglielmo Cinque and Richard S. Kayne (eds)

Print publication date:
Oct 2008
Online publication date:
Sep 2012
Subject:
Linguistics
The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Syntax serves two functions: it will provide a general and theoretical introduction to comparative syntax, its methodology, and its relation ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Compositionality

The Oxford Handbook of Compositionality  

Wolfram Hinzen, Edouard Machery, and Markus Werning (eds)

Print publication date:
Feb 2012
Online publication date:
Sep 2012
Subject:
Linguistics
Compositionality is a key concept in linguistics, the philosophy of mind and language, and throughout the cognitive sciences. Understanding how it works is a central element of syntactic ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Compounding

The Oxford Handbook of Compounding  

Rochelle Lieber and Pavol Štekauer (eds)

Print publication date:
Jul 2011
Online publication date:
Sep 2012
Subject:
Linguistics
This book presents a comprehensive review of theoretical work on the linguistics and psycholinguistics of compound words and combines it with a series of surveys of compounding in a ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Computational Linguistics 2nd edition

The Oxford Handbook of Computational Linguistics 2nd edition (2 ed.)  

Ruslan Mitkov (ed.)

Online publication date:
Apr 2014
Subject:
Linguistics
This handbook is currently in development, with individual articles publishing online in advance of print publication. At this time, we cannot add information about ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Construction Grammar

The Oxford Handbook of Construction Grammar  

Thomas Hoffmann and Graeme Trousdale (eds)

Print publication date:
Apr 2013
Online publication date:
Dec 2013
Subject:
Linguistics
This handbook presents a comprehensive account of current work on Construction Grammar, its theoretical foundations, and its applications to and relationship with other kinds of linguistic ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Corpus Phonology

The Oxford Handbook of Corpus Phonology  

Jacques Durand, Ulrike Gut, and Gjert Kristoffersen (eds)

Print publication date:
May 2014
Online publication date:
Aug 2014
Subject:
Linguistics
This handbook introduces the field of corpus phonology: the employment of purpose-built phonologically annotated spoken language corpora for studying a wide range of phonological and ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Derivational Morphology

The Oxford Handbook of Derivational Morphology  

Rochelle Lieber and Pavol Štekauer (eds)

Print publication date:
Sep 2014
Online publication date:
Mar 2015
Subject:
Linguistics
This handbook is intended as a companion volume to the Oxford Handbook of Compounding (OUP, 2009), aiming to provide a comprehensive and thorough overview of the study of derivational ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Developmental Linguistics

The Oxford Handbook of Developmental Linguistics  

Jeffrey L. Lidz, William Snyder, and Joe Pater (eds)

Print publication date:
Jul 2016
Online publication date:
Nov 2016
Subject:
Linguistics
This handbook provides a thorough and systematic investigation of the question of how we come to know a language. Researchers from all over the world explore the leading research questions ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Ergativity

The Oxford Handbook of Ergativity  

Jessica Coon, Diane Massam, and Lisa Demena Travis (eds)

Print publication date:
Jun 2017
Online publication date:
Aug 2017
Subject:
Linguistics
As any quick survey of the syntactic literature will show, there are almost as many different views of ergativity as there are so-called ergative languages (languages whose basic clause ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Grammaticalization

The Oxford Handbook of Grammaticalization  

Bernd Heine and Heiko Narrog (eds)

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Oct 2011
Online publication date:
Sep 2012
Subject:
Linguistics
This book presents research on grammaticalization, the process by which lexical items acquire grammatical function, grammatical items get additional functions, and grammars are created. ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Historical Phonology

The Oxford Handbook of Historical Phonology  

Patrick Honeybone and Joseph Salmons (eds)

Print publication date:
Nov 2015
Online publication date:
Dec 2013
Subject:
Linguistics
This book presents a comprehensive and critical overview of historical phonology as it stands today. Research from every part of the field is examined from a variety of theoretical ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Inflection

The Oxford Handbook of Inflection  

Matthew Baerman (ed.)

Print publication date:
Jul 2015
Online publication date:
Jan 2016
Subject:
Linguistics
Inflection is the expression of grammatical information through changes in word forms. This confrontation between general principles of syntactic organization and the often idiosyncratic ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Information Structure

The Oxford Handbook of Information Structure  

Caroline Féry and Shinichiro Ishihara (eds)

Print publication date:
Jul 2016
Online publication date:
Apr 2014
Subject:
Linguistics
This book offers a clear, critical, and comprehensive overview of theoretical and experimental work on information structure. Different chapters examine the main theories of information ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Japanese Linguistics

The Oxford Handbook of Japanese Linguistics  

Shigeru Miyagawa (ed.)

Print publication date:
Nov 2008
Online publication date:
Sep 2012
Subject:
Linguistics
The Oxford Handbook of Japanese Linguistics captures the excitement that comes from answering the question, “What can Japanese say about Universal Grammar?” Each of the ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Laboratory Phonology

The Oxford Handbook of Laboratory Phonology  

Abigail C. Cohn, Cécile Fougeron, and Marie K. Huffman (eds)

Print publication date:
Dec 2011
Online publication date:
Sep 2012
Subject:
Linguistics
The Oxford Handbook of Laboratory Phonology provides coverage of research in laboratory phonology. Laboratory phonology denotes a research perspective, not a specific theory: ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Language and Law

The Oxford Handbook of Language and Law  

Lawrence M. Solan and Peter M. Tiersma (eds)

Print publication date:
Mar 2012
Online publication date:
Nov 2012
Subject:
Linguistics
This publication provides an account of past and current research in the interface between linguistics and law. It outlines the range of legal areas in which linguistics plays an ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Language and Society

The Oxford Handbook of Language and Society  

Ofelia García, Nelson Flores, and Massimiliano Spotti (eds)

Print publication date:
Jan 2017
Online publication date:
Dec 2016
Subject:
Linguistics
This book challenges basic concepts that have informed the study of sociolinguistics since its inception in the 1960s. It challenges the modernist positivist perspective of the field that ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Language Evolution

The Oxford Handbook of Language Evolution  

Kathleen R. Gibson and Maggie Tallerman (eds)

Print publication date:
Nov 2011
Online publication date:
Sep 2012
Subject:
Linguistics
The Oxford Handbook of Language Evolution presents critical accounts of every aspect of the field. The book’s five parts are devoted to insights from comparative animal ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Lexicography

The Oxford Handbook of Lexicography  

Philip Durkin (ed.)

Print publication date:
Nov 2015
Online publication date:
Mar 2016
Subject:
Linguistics
This book provides a guide to the most significant contours in the geography of the lexicographical world, as well as offering series of eye-witness accounts of the major issues ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Linguistic Analysis

The Oxford Handbook of Linguistic Analysis (2 ed.)  

Bernd Heine and Heiko Narrog (eds)

Print publication date:
Feb 2015
Online publication date:
Jul 2015
Subject:
Linguistics
This handbook aims at offering an authoritative and state-of-the art survey of current approaches to the analysis of human languages, serving as a source of reference for scholars and ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Linguistic Fieldwork

The Oxford Handbook of Linguistic Fieldwork  

Nicholas Thieberger (ed.)

Print publication date:
Nov 2011
Online publication date:
Sep 2012
Subject:
Linguistics
The Oxford Handbook of Linguistic Fieldwork offers a guide to linguistic fieldwork reflecting the collaborative nature of the field across the subfields of linguistics and ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Linguistic Interfaces

The Oxford Handbook of Linguistic Interfaces  

Gillian Ramchand and Charles Reiss (eds)

Print publication date:
Feb 2007
Online publication date:
Sep 2012
Subject:
Linguistics
The Oxford Handbook of Linguistic Interfaces explores how the core components of the language faculty interact. It examines how these interactions are reflected in linguistic ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Linguistic Minimalism

The Oxford Handbook of Linguistic Minimalism  

Cedric Boeckx (ed.)

Print publication date:
Mar 2011
Online publication date:
Sep 2012
Subject:
Linguistics
The Oxford Handbook of Linguistic Minimalism provides a complete assessment of the achievements and challenges of the Minimalist Program. Established fifteen years ago by Noam ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Linguistic Typology

The Oxford Handbook of Linguistic Typology  

Jae Jung Song (ed.)

Print publication date:
Nov 2010
Online publication date:
Sep 2012
Subject:
Linguistics
The Oxford Handbook of Language Typology provides a critical overview of work in linguistic typology. It examines the directions and challenges of research, and shows how ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Modality and Mood

The Oxford Handbook of Modality and Mood  

Jan Nuyts and Johan Van Der Auwera (eds)

Print publication date:
Jul 2016
Online publication date:
Nov 2014
Subject:
Linguistics
This handbook offers an in depth and comprehensive state of the art survey of the linguistic domains of modality and mood and examines the full range of methodological and theoretical ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Names and Naming

The Oxford Handbook of Names and Naming  

Carole Hough (ed.)

Print publication date:
Jan 2016
Online publication date:
Mar 2016
Subject:
Linguistics
Names are a linguistic universal. All known languages make use of names—most commonly, but not exclusively, to identify individual people and places. This volume provides an up-to-date ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Polysynthesis

The Oxford Handbook of Polysynthesis  

Michael Fortescue, Marianne Mithun, and Nicholas Evans (eds)

Print publication date:
Sep 2017
Online publication date:
Nov 2017
Subject:
Linguistics
This handbook offers an extensive cross-linguistic and cross-theoretical survey of polysynthetic languages, in which single multi-morpheme verb forms can express what would be whole ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Pragmatics

The Oxford Handbook of Pragmatics  

Yan Huang (ed.)

Print publication date:
Jan 2017
Online publication date:
May 2013
Subject:
Linguistics
The best one-volume overview of the field ever published, The Oxford Handbook of Pragmatics brings together the world’s most distinguished scholars to present an authoritative, ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Sociolinguistics

The Oxford Handbook of Sociolinguistics  

Robert Bayley, Richard Cameron, and Ceil Lucas (eds)

Print publication date:
Jan 2013
Online publication date:
Jan 2013
Subject:
Linguistics
The Oxford Handbook of Sociolinguistics contains forty chapters dealing with a great variety of topics in the study of language and society. It presents the major theoretical ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Tense and Aspect

The Oxford Handbook of Tense and Aspect  

Robert I. Binnick (ed.)

Print publication date:
May 2012
Online publication date:
Sep 2012
Subject:
Linguistics
Tense and aspect are means by which language refers to time—how an event takes place in the past, present, or future. They play a key role in understanding the grammar and structure of all ... More
The Oxford Handbook of the History of English

The Oxford Handbook of the History of English  

Terttu Nevalainen and Elizabeth Closs Traugott (eds)

Print publication date:
Nov 2012
Online publication date:
Nov 2012
Subject:
Linguistics
This handbook takes stock of recent advances in the history of English, the most studied language in the field of diachronic linguistics. Not only does ample and invaluable data exist due ... More
The Oxford Handbook of the History of Linguistics

The Oxford Handbook of the History of Linguistics  

Keith Allan (ed.)

Print publication date:
Mar 2013
Online publication date:
Jul 2013
Subject:
Linguistics
In the Oxford Handbook of the History of Linguistics leading scholars from around the world explore and discuss the complex of interconnected approaches, skills, and tasks that has ... More
The Oxford Handbook of the Word

The Oxford Handbook of the Word  

John R Taylor (ed.)

Print publication date:
Jun 2015
Online publication date:
Jan 2014
Subject:
Linguistics
The word is central to both naïve and expert theories of language. Yet the definition of word remains problematic. The 42 chapters of this Handbook offer a variety of perspectives on this ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Translation Studies

The Oxford Handbook of Translation Studies  

Kirsten Malmkjær and Kevin Windle (eds)

Print publication date:
Mar 2011
Online publication date:
Sep 2012
Subject:
Linguistics
The Oxford Handbook of Translation Studies covers the history of the theory and practice of translation from Cicero to the digital age. It examines all major processes of ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Universal Grammar

The Oxford Handbook of Universal Grammar  

Ian Roberts (ed.)

Print publication date:
Dec 2016
Online publication date:
Feb 2017
Subject:
Linguistics
The idea that all languages show affinities in their organisation, and particularly in grammar, is not a new one. It arguably originates in the thought of Plato and Aristotle, and ... More
The Oxford Handbook of World Englishes

The Oxford Handbook of World Englishes  

Markku Filppula, Juhani Klemola, and Devyani Sharma (eds)

Print publication date:
Apr 2017
Online publication date:
Dec 2013
Subject:
Linguistics
As the most documented language in human history, English holds a unique key to unlocking some of the mysteries of that uniquely human endowment: language. Yet the field of World Englishes ... More

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