Source Book for Linguistics / Edition 1

Source Book for Linguistics / Edition 1

by William Cowan, Jaromira Rakusan, Jaromira Rakusan
     
 

ISBN-10: 0915027828

ISBN-13: 9780915027828

Pub. Date: 01/28/1985

Publisher: Benjamins, John Publishing Company

This is a revised and expanded edition of Cowan and Rakusan's Source Book for Linguistics. In addition to the chapters on Phonetics, Phonology, Phonological Alternations, Morphology, Syntax, Sound Change and Historical Reconstruction, there are two new chapters on Semantics and Grammatical and Lexical Change, plus an index of the 93 languages and dialects represented…  See more details below

Overview

This is a revised and expanded edition of Cowan and Rakusan's Source Book for Linguistics. In addition to the chapters on Phonetics, Phonology, Phonological Alternations, Morphology, Syntax, Sound Change and Historical Reconstruction, there are two new chapters on Semantics and Grammatical and Lexical Change, plus an index of the 93 languages and dialects represented in the book and a revised bibliography. New exercises have been added to most chapters, and many exercises have been revised to focus on new issues in linguistics. Solutions can be found in a separate section. This new edition is an up-to-date teaching tool and a source of examples in a variety of linguistic applications.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780915027828
Publisher:
Benjamins, John Publishing Company
Publication date:
01/28/1985
Series:
Paperbacks Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
338

Table of Contents

Introduction
Phonetic Symbols
1Phonetic Illustrations1
2Structural Phonology21
3Phonemic Alternations45
4Morphology63
5Structural and Functional Syntax84
6Semantics123
7Sound Change144
8Grammatical and Lexical Change163
9Historical Reconstruction181
Solutions to the Exercises197
Bibliography245
Language Index251

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