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)(Repost)

Music, Madness, and the Unworking of Language (Columbia Themes in Philosophy, Social Criticism, and the Arts) by John T Hamilton
English | 2008 | ISBN: 023114220X | 272 Pages | PDF | 2.23 MB
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 Broca-Wernicke Doctrine: A Historical and Clinical Perspective on Localization of Language Functions [Repost]

The Broca-Wernicke Doctrine: A Historical and Clinical Perspective on Localization of Language Functions by Geert-Jan Rutten
English | 25 July 2017 | ISBN: 3319546325 | 306 Pages | PDF | 13.16 MB

This book discusses theories that link functions to specific anatomical brain regions. The best known of these are the Broca and Wernicke regions, and these have become synonyms for the location of productive and receptive language functions respectively. This Broca-Wernicke model has proved to be such a powerful concept that is remains the predominant view in modern clinical practice.
The Broca-Wernicke Doctrine: A Historical and Clinical Perspective on Localization of Language Functions

Geert-Jan Rutten, "The Broca-Wernicke Doctrine: A Historical and Clinical Perspective on Localization of Language Functions"
English | ISBN: 3319546325 | 2017 | 306 pages | PDF | 13 MB

The Origins of Life: From the Birth of Life to the Origin of Language  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at Aug. 21, 2017
The Origins of Life: From the Birth of Life to the Origin of Language

John Maynard Smith, Eörs Szathmáry, "The Origins of Life: From the Birth of Life to the Origin of Language"
2000 | pages: 193 | ISBN: 019286209X | PDF | 0,9 mb
The Domestication of Language: Cultural Evolution and the Uniqueness of the Human Animal [Repost]

Daniel Cloud - The Domestication of Language: Cultural Evolution and the Uniqueness of the Human Animal
Published: 2014-12-02 | ISBN: 023116792X | PDF | 288 pages | 1.39 MB

The Use and Status of Language in Brunei Darussalam  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Aug. 10, 2017
The Use and Status of Language in Brunei Darussalam

The Use and Status of Language in Brunei Darussalam: A Kingdom of Unexpected Linguistic Diversity by Noor Azam Haji-Othman, James McLellan, David Deterding
English | 2016 | ISBN: 9811008515 | 285 Pages | PDF | 7.7 MB

This book provides an overview of the linguistic situation in Brunei, including a historical overview and a synopsis of the current education system.
Metaphor in Practice: A Professional's Guide to Using the Science of Language in Psychotherapy

Metaphor in Practice: A Professional's Guide to Using the Science of Language in Psychotherapy by Niklas Törneke MD
2017 | ISBN: 1626259011 | English | 256 pages | PDF | 19 MB

The Prehistory of Language (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at Aug. 4, 2017
The Prehistory of Language (Repost)

Rudolf Botha, Chris Knight, "The Prehistory of Language"
2009 | pages: 365 | ISBN: 0199545871 | PDF | 1,5 mb