Functions of Language

An Introduction to the Nature and Functions of Language, Second Edition  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Oct. 5, 2014
An Introduction to the Nature and Functions of Language, Second Edition

An Introduction to the Nature and Functions of Language, Second Edition by Howard Jackson and Peter Stockwell
English | 2011 | ISBN: 144112151X , 1441143734 | 256 pages | PDF | 18 MB

A comprehensive guide to the nature of language and an introduction to linguistic analysis. This is a brand new edition of "An Introduction to the Nature and Functions of Language", the bestselling English Language textbook.
Music, Madness, and the Unworking of Language (Columbia Themes in Philosophy, Social Criticism, and the Arts)

Music, Madness, and the Unworking of Language (Columbia Themes in Philosophy, Social Criticism, and the Arts) by John T Hamilton
English | May 6, 2008 | ISBN: 023114220X | 272 Pages | PDF | 2.23 MB

In the romantic tradition, music is consistently associated with madness, either as cause or cure.
The Politics of Language: Conflict, Identity, and Cultural Pluralism in Comparative Perspective(Repost)

The Politics of Language: Conflict, Identity, and Cultural Pluralism in Comparative Perspective by Carol L. Schmid
English | 2001 | ISBN: 0195137760 | 232 Pages | PDF | 1.23 MB

New Horizons in the Study of Language and Mind  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Jan. 21, 2017
New Horizons in the Study of Language and Mind

Noam Chomsky - New Horizons in the Study of Language and Mind
Published: 2000-05-01 | ISBN: 0521651476, 0521658225 | PDF | 252 pages | 0.89 MB

Teaching Shakespeare to ESL Students: The Study of Language Arts in Four Major Plays  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Jan. 20, 2017
Teaching Shakespeare to ESL Students: The Study of Language Arts in Four Major Plays

Leung Che Miriam Lau, Wing Bo Anna Tso, "Teaching Shakespeare to ESL Students: The Study of Language Arts in Four Major Plays"
2017 | ISBN-10: 981100580X | 149 pages | PDF | 8 MB

The Domain of Language  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Jan. 18, 2017
The Domain of Language

The Domain of Language by Michael Fortescue
English | Feb. 1, 2002 | ISBN: 8772897066 | 391 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

This book is intended as counter-evidence to the perception of Linguistics as the domain of dusty schoolroom grammar, where proponents of one theoretical orientation or the other spend their brief breaks in the playground bashing the others over the head with their favorite abstractions. The discipline may appear to outsiders as fragmented and, worse still, lacking in relevance to the real world outside its gates.
The Talking Heads experiment: Origins of words and meanings (Computational Models of Language Evolution) (Volume 1)

The Talking Heads experiment: Origins of words and meanings (Computational Models of Language Evolution) (Volume 1) by Luc Steels
English | July 27, 2015 | ISBN: 3944675770 | 392 Pages | PDF | 92 MB

The Talking Heads Experiment, conducted in the years 1999-2001, was the first large-scale experiment in which open populations of situated embodied agents created for the first time ever a new shared vocabulary by playing language games about real world scenes in front of them. The agents could teleport to different physical sites in the world through the Internet.
The Neuroscience of Language: On Brain Circuits of Words and Serial Order (repost)

The Neuroscience of Language: On Brain Circuits of Words and Serial Order by Friedemann Pulvermüller
English | February 17, 2003 | ISBN: 0521790263 | Pages: 332 | PDF | 3,9 MB

Buddhist Buddhist Philosophy of Language in India: Jñanasrimitra on Exclusion(Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Nice_smile) at Jan. 15, 2017
Buddhist Buddhist Philosophy of Language in India: Jñanasrimitra on Exclusion(Repost)

Buddhist Buddhist Philosophy of Language in India: Jñanasrimitra on Exclusion by Lawrence J. McCrea
English | 2010 | ISBN: 0231150946 | 216 Pages | PDF | 3.33 MB
Censorship and Cultural Sensibility: The Regulation of Language in Tudor-Stuart England

Censorship and Cultural Sensibility: The Regulation of Language in Tudor-Stuart England by Debora Shuger
English | February 21, 2006 | ISBN: 0812239172 | EPUB | 360 pages | 0.4 MB