The first edition of ELL (1993, Ron Asher, Editor) was hailed as 'the field's standard reference work for a generation'. Now the all-new second edition matches ELL 's comprehensiveness and high quality, expanded for a new generation, while being the first encyclopedia to really exploit the multimedia potential of linguistics. The key features: the most authoritative, up-to-date, comprehensive, and international reference source in its field; an entirely new work, with new editors, new authors, new topics and newly commissioned articles with a handful of classic articles; the first Encyclopedia to exploit the multimedia potential of linguistics through the online edition; ground-breaking and International in scope and approach; alphabetically arranged with extensive cross-referencing; available in print and online, priced separately. The online version will include updates as subjects develop ELL2 includes: 7,500,000 words; 11,000 pages; 3,000 articles; 1,500 figures - 130 halftones and 150 colour; supplementary audio, video and text files online; 3,500 glossary definitions; 39,000 references; extensive list of commonly used abbreviations; list of languages of the world (including information on no. of speakers, language family, etc.); approximately 700 biographical entries (now includes contemporary linguists); 200 language maps in print and online. This title is also available online via ScienceDirect - featuring extensive browsing, searching, and internal cross-referencing between articles in the work, plus dynamic linking to journal articles and abstract databases, making navigation flexible and easy. It is ground-breaking in scope - wider than any predecessor, and an invaluable resource for researchers, academics, students and professionals in the fields of: linguistics, anthropology, education, psychology, language acquisition, language pathology, cognitive science, sociology, the law, the media, medicine & computer science. It is the most authoritative, up-to-date, comprehensive, and international reference source in its field.
- Limba : Engleza
- Cuprins : Animal Communication; Applied Linguistics; Biographies; Cognitive Science; Computational Linguistics; Countries & Languages; Education & Language; Foundations of Linguistics; Historical & Comparative Linguistics; History of Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Language Pathology; Languages of the World; Law & Language; Lexicography; Linguistic Anthropology; Media & Language; Medicine & Language; Morphology; Natural Language Processing & Machine Translation; Philosophy & Language; Phonetics; Phonology; Politics & Language; Pragmatics; Psycholinguistics; Religion & Language; Semantics (grammatical); Semantics (logical & lexical); Semiotics; Sign Language; Society & Language; Speech Technology; Spoken Discourse; Syntax; Text Analysis & Stylistics; Translation; Typology & Universals; Variation & Language; Writing Systems.
- Data Publicarii : 24 Nov 2005
- Editie : 2 Rev ed
- Format : Hardback
- Numar pagini : 9000
- ISBN : 9780080442990