Crucible of Language

Postcolonial Europe in the Crucible of Cultures: Reckoning with God in a World of Conflicts [Repost]

Jacques Haers Sj, Norbert Hintersteiner, Georges De Schrijver Sj - Postcolonial Europe in the Crucible of Cultures: Reckoning with God in a World of Conflicts
Published: 2007-08-10 | ISBN: 9042022388 | PDF | 260 pages | 0.79 MB

From Molecule to Metaphor: A Neural Theory of Language (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at Feb. 20, 2018
From Molecule to Metaphor: A Neural Theory of Language (Repost)

Jerome Feldman, "From Molecule to Metaphor: A Neural Theory of Language"
English | 2008 | ISBN: 0262562359 | PDF | pages: 379 | 3.0 mb

History, Features, and Typology of Language Corpora  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Feb. 17, 2018
History, Features, and Typology of Language Corpora

History, Features, and Typology of Language Corpora By Niladri Sekhar Dash
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 311 Pages | ISBN : 9811074577 | 10.36 MB

This book discusses key issues of corpus linguistics like the definition of the corpus, primary features of a corpus, and utilization and limitations of corpora. It presents a unique classification scheme of language corpora to show how they can be studied from the perspective of genre, nature, text type, purpose, and application.
The Development of Language: Functional Perspectives on Species and Individuals (Repost)

Geoff Williams, Annabelle Lukin, "The Development of Language: Functional Perspectives on Species and Individuals"
English | 2006 | ISBN: 0826488781 | PDF | pages: 279 | 15.2 mb
The Unfolding of Language: An Evolutionary Tour of Mankind's Greatest Invention [Repost]

The Unfolding of Language: An Evolutionary Tour of Mankind's Greatest Invention by Guy Deutscher
English | June 1, 2005 | ISBN: 0805079076, 0805080120 | EPUB | 368 pages | 6.8 MB

The Ecology of Language Evolution  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at Feb. 12, 2018
The Ecology of Language Evolution

Salikoko S. Mufwene, "The Ecology of Language Evolution"
2001 | pages: 274 | ISBN: 0521794757 | PDF | 5,6 mb
Measures of Language Proficiency in Censuses and Surveys: A Comparative Analysis and Assessment

Measures of Language Proficiency in Censuses and Surveys: A Comparative Analysis and Assessment By Pádraig Ó Riagáin
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 136 Pages | ISBN : 3319729403 | 2.81 MB

This book offers a systematic analysis of a wide range of questions used in censuses, national surveys and international surveys to measure language proficiency. It addresses the urgent need in language related survey research for a comprehensive examination of the large existing body of survey data in order to provide a fuller understanding of the extent to which survey results are shaped by the way language proficiency questions are worded.

Dawn : The Origins of Language and the Modern Human Mind  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Jan. 28, 2018
Dawn : The Origins of Language and the Modern Human Mind

Dawn : The Origins of Language and the Modern Human Mind
by Rik Smits
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1412862574 | 231 Pages | PDF | 14 MB
"Social Sciences and Cultural Studies: Issues of Language, Public Opinion, Education and Welfare" ed. by Asunción López-Varela

"Social Sciences and Cultural Studies: Issues of Language, Public Opinion, Education and Welfare" ed. by Asunción López-Varela
InTeOp | 2012 | ISBN: 9535107429 9789535107422 | 519 pages | PDF | 10 MB

This is a unique and groundbreaking collection of questions and answers coming from higher education institutions on diverse fields and across a wide spectrum of countries and cultures. It creates routes for further innovation, collaboration amidst the Sciences (both Natural and Social) and the Humanities and the private and the public sectors of society.
A Dictionary of Language Acquisition: A Comprehensive Overview of Key Terms in First and Second Language Acquisition

Hossein Tavakoli, "A Dictionary of Language Acquisition: A Comprehensive Overview of Key Terms in First and Second Language Acquisition"
2013 | pages: 412 | ISBN: 9643675343 | PDF | 2,6 mb