Bloomsbury Companion to Systemic Functional Linguistics

Bloomsbury Companion to Systemic Functional Linguistics


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780826494474
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 07/18/2009
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.75(d)

About the Author

Professor Jonathan J. Webster is Head of the Department of Chinese, Translation and Linguistics at the City University of Hong Kong. He is also the Managing Editor of the International Linguistics Association's jourbanal WORD, and the editor of the forthcoming Jourbanal of World Languages (2014).

Table of Contents

1. Introduction, Jonathan Webster (City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong)
2. Key terms, M A K Halliday
3. Ideas & new directions, Christian Matthiessen (Macquarie University, Australia)
4. Methods, techniques, problems, M A K Halliday
5. Language development, Clare Painter (University of New South Wales, Australia)
6. Language and other primate species, James Benson (York University, Canada) & Paul Thibault (Agder University College, Kristiansand, Norway)
7. Computational linguistics, Elke Teich (Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany)
8. Corpus-based research, Wu Canzhong
9. Clinical applications, Elizabeth Armstrong
10. Multimodality & other semiotic systems, Paul Thibault (Agder University College, Kristiansand, Norway)
11. Discourse studies, Jim Martin (University of Sydney, Australia)
12. Context, Ruqaiya Hasan
13. Literary stylistics, Annabelle Lukin (Macquarie University, Australia) & David Butt (Macquarie University, Australia)
14. Resources, courses/centres, Mick O'Donnell (University Autonoma de Madrid, Spain)

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