A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics / Edition 6

A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics / Edition 6

by David Crystal
     
 

ISBN-10: 1405152974

ISBN-13: 9781405152976

Pub. Date: 06/30/2008

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 team of

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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:
9781405152976
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
06/30/2008
Series:
Language Library Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
560
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 9.60(h) x 1.10(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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