The Handbook Of Historical Sociolinguistics

Author: Juan Manuel Hernández-Campoy
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 111825726X
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Written by an international team of leading scholars, this groundbreaking reference work explores the nature of language change and diffusion, and paves the way for future research in this rapidly expanding interdisciplinary field. Features 35 newly-written essays from internationally acclaimed experts that reflect the growth and vitality of the burgeoning area of historical sociolinguistics Examines how sociolinguistic theoretical models, methods, findings, and expertise can be used to reconstruct a language's past in order to explain linguistic changes and developments Bridges the gap between the past and the present in linguistic studies Structured thematically into sections exploring: origins and theoretical assumptions; methods for the sociolinguistic study of the history of languages; linguistic and extra-linguistic variables; historical dialectology, language contact and diffusion; and attitudes to language
The Handbook of Historical Sociolinguistics
Language: en
Pages: 704
Authors: Juan Manuel Hernández-Campoy, Juan Camilo Conde-Silvestre
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-15 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Written by an international team of leading scholars, this groundbreaking reference work explores the nature of language change and diffusion, and paves the way for future research in this rapidly expanding interdisciplinary field. Features 35 newly-written essays from internationally acclaimed experts that reflect the growth and vitality of the burgeoning
The Handbook of Historical Sociolinguistics
Language: en
Pages: 674
Authors: Juan Manuel Hernández-Campoy, Juan Camilo Conde-Silvestre
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-30 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Written by an international team of leading scholars, this groundbreaking reference work explores the nature of language change and diffusion, and paves the way for future research in this rapidly expanding interdisciplinary field. Features 35 newly-written essays from internationally acclaimed experts that reflect the growth and vitality of the burgeoning
Current Trends in Historical Sociolinguistics
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Cinzia Russi
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-10 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

The volume collects original studies highlighting contemporary trends in historical sociolinguistics, as well as current research on the relationship between sociolinguistics and historical linguistics, social motivations of language variation and change, and corpus-based studies. Distinctive features of the book, which make it appealing to a wider audience, are the interdisciplinary
The Handbook of Historical Linguistics
Language: en
Pages: 904
Authors: Brian Joseph, Richard Janda
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-04-15 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

The Handbook of Historical Linguistics provides a detailed account of the numerous issues, methods, and results that characterize current work in historical linguistics, the area of linguistics most directly concerned with language change as well as past language states. Contains an extensive introduction that places the study of historical linguistics
The Handbook of Language Variation and Change
Language: en
Pages: 616
Authors: J. K. Chambers, Natalie Schilling
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-06-17 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Reflecting a multitude of developments in the study of language change and variation over the last ten years, this extensively updated second edition features a number of new chapters and remains the authoritative reference volume on a core research area in linguistics. A fully revised and expanded edition of this