A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics / Edition 6

A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics / Edition 6

by David Crystal
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

ISBN-10: 1405152966

ISBN-13: 9781405152969

Pub. Date: 06/01/2008

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

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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781405152969
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
06/01/2008
Series:
Language Library Series, #7
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
560
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.80(h) x 1.40(d)

Table of Contents

Preface to the Sixth Edition.

Acknowledgements.

List of Abbreviations.

List of Symbols.

The International Phonetic Alphabet.

Alphabetical Entries

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >