Advances in the Creation and Revision of Writing Systems

Advances in the Creation and Revision of Writing Systems

CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE SOCIOLOGY OF LANGUAGE brings to students, researchers and practitioners in all of the social and language-related sciences carefully selected book-length publications dealing with sociolinguistic theory, methods, findings and applications. It approaches the study of language in society in its broadest sense, as a truly international and interdisciplinary field in which various approaches, theoretical and empirical, supplement and complement each other. The series invites the attention of linguists, language teachers of all interests, sociologists, political scientists, anthropologists, historians etc. to the development of the sociology of language.

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Pages 519 pages
Advances in the Creation and Revision of Writing Systems
Language: en
Pages: 519
Authors: Joshua A. Fishman
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-25 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE SOCIOLOGY OF LANGUAGE brings to students, researchers and practitioners in all of the social and language-related sciences carefully select
A Bibliography on Writing and Written Language
Language: en
Pages: 2895
Authors: Konrad Ehlich
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-06-01 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

The bibliography offers information on research about writing and written language over the past 50 years. No comprehensive bibliography on this subject has bee
Sociolinguistics
Language: de
Pages:
Authors: Ulrich Ammon
Categories: Sociolinguistics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

Yiddish: Turning to Life
Language: en
Pages: 522
Authors: Joshua A. Fishman
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991-08-16 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

Worldwide interest in Yiddish has often concentrated on its secular forms of expression: its literature, its theater, its journalism and its political-party ass
Lo Amut, Ki Eḥyeh
Language: en
Pages: 763
Authors: Joshua A. Fishman
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 1981 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE SOCIOLOGY OF LANGUAGE brings to students, researchers and practitioners in all of the social and language-related sciences carefully select
Advances in language planning
Language: en
Pages: 590
Authors: Joshua A. Fishman
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1974-01-01 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE SOCIOLOGY OF LANGUAGE brings to students, researchers and practitioners in all of the social and language-related sciences carefully select
Typology of Writing Systems
Language: en
Pages: 163
Authors: Susanne R. Borgwaldt
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-06-15 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

Typology research is extremely important in both proposing classification frameworks and in promoting the careful investigation and analysis of the core concept
'Along the Routes to Power'
Language: en
Pages: 447
Authors: Martin Pütz
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-01-01 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

The present volume grew out of the 30th International LAUD Symposium, held on April 19–22, 2004 at the University of Koblenz-Landau in Landau, Germany. The co
Handbook of Research in Second Language Teaching and Learning
Language: en
Pages: 1016
Authors: Eli Hinkel
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-01-25 - Publisher: Routledge

This landmark volume provides a broad-based, comprehensive, state-of-the-art overview of current knowledge and research into second language teaching and learni
American English Spelling
Language: en
Pages: 555
Authors: D. W. Cummings
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988-05 - Publisher: JHU Press

In this study of the English language as it is spelled in America, D. W. Cummings demonstrates that behind the apparent disorder of spelling in American English