Cultures, Ideologies and the Dictionary: Studies in Honor of Ladislav Zgusta

Cultures, Ideologies and the Dictionary: Studies in Honor of Ladislav Zgusta

by Braj B. Kachru
     
 

A pioneering volume addressing issues related to cultures, ideologies, and the dictionary. A cross-cultural and cross-linguistic study with focus on selected Western and non-Western languages. A number of in-depth case studies illustrates the dominant role ideology and other types of bias play in the making of a dictionary. The volume includes invited papers of 40

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A pioneering volume addressing issues related to cultures, ideologies, and the dictionary. A cross-cultural and cross-linguistic study with focus on selected Western and non-Western languages. A number of in-depth case studies illustrates the dominant role ideology and other types of bias play in the making of a dictionary. The volume includes invited papers of 40 internationally recognized scholars.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783484309647
Publisher:
De Gruyter
Publication date:
01/01/1995
Series:
Lexicographica. Series Maior Series
Pages:
528
Product dimensions:
6.69(w) x 9.61(h) x 1.13(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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