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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher For Dummies
Publication date February 28, 2012
Pages 364
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781118091692
ISBN-10 1118091698
Dimensions 0.75 by 7.50 by 9.10 in.
Weight 1.25 lbs.
Published in Canada
Original list price $19.99
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: The fascinating, fun, and friendly way to understand the science behind human language

Linguistics is the scientific study of human language. Linguistics students study how languages are constructed, how they function, how they affect society, and how humans learn language. From understanding other languages to teaching computers to communicate, linguistics plays a vital role in society. Linguistics For Dummies tracks to a typical college-level introductory linguistics course and arms you with the confidence, knowledge, and know-how to score your highest.

  • Understand the science behind human language
  • Grasp how language is constructed
  • Score your highest in college-level linguistics

If you're enrolled in an introductory linguistics course or simply have a love of human language, Linguistics For Dummies is your one-stop resource for unlocking the science of the spoken word.



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Hardcover
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With J. C. Roberts (other contributor), Rose-marie Dechaine, Strang Burton | Reprint edition from Blackie Academic & Professional (April 1, 1993); titled "Paper Chemistry"
9780216929098 | details & prices | List price $163.00
This edition also contains Paper Chemistry
About: This text covers the physico-chemical foundation for the subject of paper chemistry and puts it on a theoretical basis, following the advances in our understanding of the subject over the past decade.
Paperback
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With Rose-marie Dechaine, Strang Burton | from For Dummies (February 28, 2012)
9781118091692 | details & prices | 364 pages | 7.50 × 9.10 × 0.75 in. | 1.25 lbs | List price $19.99
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