A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics / Edition 4

A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics / Edition 4

by David Crystal, Crystal
     
 

ISBN-10: 0631200975

ISBN-13: 9780631200970

Pub. Date: 01/28/1997

Publisher: Wiley

David Crystal's A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics has long been the standard single-volume reference for its field. Now available in its sixth edition, it has been revised and updated to reflect the latest terms in the field. Includes in excess of 5,100 terms, grouped into over 3,000 entries, Coverage reflects recommendations by a team of experts in phonetics,

Overview

David Crystal's A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics has long been the standard single-volume reference for its field. Now available in its sixth edition, it has been revised and updated to reflect the latest terms in the field. Includes in excess of 5,100 terms, grouped into over 3,000 entries, Coverage reflects recommendations by a team of experts in phonetics, phonology, syntax, semantics, sociolinguistics and psycholinguistics, making it exceptionally comprehensive, Incorporates new ideas stemming from the minimalist program, Contains a separate table of abbreviations and table of symbols, along with an updated International Phonetic Alphabet, Updates entries to reflect the way established terms are now perceived in light of changes in the field, providing a unique insight into the historical development of linguistics, Remains the standard single-volume reference for the field of linguistics and phonetics.

About the Author:
David Crystal is Honorary Professor of Linguistics at the University of Bangor, Wales

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780631200970
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/28/1997
Series:
Language Library Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
448
Product dimensions:
5.95(w) x 8.97(h) x 0.96(d)

Table of Contents


Preface to the Sixth Edition     vi
Acknowledgements     xi
List of Abbreviations     xiii
List of Symbols     xxii
The International Phonetic Alphabet     xxv
Alphabetical Entries     1

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