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9780486807508 | Dover Pubns, July 20, 2016, cover price $16.95
9780486807515 | Dover Pubns, July 20, 2016, cover price $16.95

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Hardcover:

9781412862578 | Transaction Pub, February 10, 2016, cover price $69.95

Paperback:

9781412862653 | Transaction Pub, February 10, 2016, cover price $29.95

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Product Description: This volume features over fifty of the world's languages and language families. The featured languages have been chosen based on the number of speakers, their role as official languages and their cultural and historical importance...read more
By Bernard Comrie (editor)

Hardcover:

9781138169937 | Routledge, November 24, 2015, cover price $165.00 | About this edition: This volume features over fifty of the world's languages and language families.
9780415353397 | 2 edition (Routledge, January 15, 2009), cover price $240.00
9780195205213 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 28, 1987, cover price $89.00 | About this edition: Ranging from English, French, Spanish, and Russian, to Pashto, Tagalog, and Swahili, this comprehensive reference work provides a detailed guide to the world's forty major languages.
9780415045162 | 1 new edition (Routledge, March 26, 1987), cover price $500.00 | About this edition: This now classic description of the world's major languages and language families covers historical development, grammar, sound system, writing system and sociological factors.

Paperback:

9780415860147 | 2 revised edition (Routledge, May 22, 2013), cover price $44.95
9780415513258 | Reprint edition (Routledge, June 20, 2012), cover price $46.00
9780415609029 | 2 edition (Routledge, February 18, 2011), cover price $92.95
9780195065114 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, June 28, 1990), cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Ranging from English, French, Spanish, and Russian, to Pashto, Tagalog, and Swahili, this comprehensive reference work provides a detailed guide to the world's forty major languages.

Miscellaneous:

9780203301524 | 2 edition (Routledge, November 28, 2008), cover price $200.00
9780203214961 | Routledge, September 1, 2003, cover price $225.00

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An examination of the human ability to use language by an MIT professor traces the history and evolution of the English language, the theories of Noam Chomsky, and the way children learn to use language

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9780465072699 | Perseus Books, September 1, 1999, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: An examination of the human ability to use language by an MIT professor traces the history and evolution of the English language, the theories of Noam Chomsky, and the way children learn to use language

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9780465072705 | Reprint edition (Basic Books, July 14, 2015), cover price $17.99
9780060958404 | Reprint edition (Perennial, November 1, 2000), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: An examination of the human ability to use language by an MIT professor traces the history and evolution of the English language, the theories of Noam Chomsky, the way children learn to use language, and much more.

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9781501261053 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, August 4, 2015), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: “Deliciously erudite.
9781501261046 | Com/cdr un edition (Brilliance Audio, August 4, 2015), cover price $24.99

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Product Description: Hermann Paul's Prinzipien der Sprachgeschichte served as the most important codification and development of Neogrammarian thought for more than four decades. Four well-known linguists have translated specially selected chapters of the Prinzipien into English and provide their reflections on Hermann Paul's contribution on a range of topics...read more
By Peter Auer (editor), David Fertig (contributor), Paul J. Hopper (contributor) and Robert W. Murray (editor)

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9783110347470 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, July 30, 2015, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: Hermann Paul's Prinzipien der Sprachgeschichte served as the most important codification and development of Neogrammarian thought for more than four decades.

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Product Description: We use language all day, every day – probably without thinking much about it. But if you stop and consider it, language is not only extremely important, it’s fascinating too! Use of language is one of the key things distinguishing humans from other animals, and nearly 7,000 languages are spoken around the world...read more

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9781771471558 | Owlkids, April 14, 2015, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: We use language all day, every day – probably without thinking much about it.
9780387112572, titled "Geology of the Northwest African Continental Margin: A Topical Synthesis" | Springer Verlag, April 1, 1982, cover price $106.00 | also contains Geology of the Northwest African Continental Margin: A Topical Synthesis

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Language, Society and Power is the essential introductory text to studying language in a variety of social contexts. This book examines the ways language functions, how it influences thought and how it varies according to age, ethnicity, class and gender. It considers whether representations of people and their language matter, explores how identity is constructed and performed, and considers the creative potential of language in the media, politics and everyday talk. This fourth edition has been completely revised to include recent developments in theory and research and offers the following features: A range of new and engaging international examples drawn from everyday life – including material from social media and newspapers, cartoons, YouTube and television. Two new chapters which cover Linguistic Landscapes, including signs, graffiti and the internet; and Global Englishes, exploring variation in and attitudes to English around the world Updated and expanded student research projects and further reading sections for each chapter Brand new companion website that includes video and audio clips, links to articles and further reading for students and professors. Language, Society and Power is a must-read for students of English language and linguistics, media, communication, cultural studies, sociology and psychology.

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9780415739993 | 4th edition (Routledge, January 16, 2015), cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Language, Society and Power is the essential introductory text to studying language in a variety of social contexts.

Paperback:

9780415740005 | 4th edition (Routledge, January 22, 2015), cover price $39.95

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Product Description: A clear and up-to-date introduction to linguistics. This best-selling textbook addresses the full scope of language, from the traditional subjects of structural linguistics (relating to sound, form, meaning and language change) to the more specialised subjects of contextual linguistics (including discourse, dialect variation, language and culture, and the politics of language)...read more

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9781107070646 | 2 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, October 31, 2014), cover price $120.00 | About this edition: A clear and up-to-date introduction to linguistics.

Paperback:

9781107637993 | 2 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, October 31, 2014), cover price $69.99

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Product Description: The Routledge Encyclopedia of Second Language Acquisition offers a user-friendly, authoritative survey of terms and constructs that are important to understanding research in second language acquisition (SLA) and its applications...read more
By Peter Robinson (editor)

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9780415877510, titled "The Routledge Encyclopedia of Second Language Acquisition" | Routledge, July 20, 2012, cover price $280.00 | About this edition: The Routledge Encyclopedia of Second Language Acquisition offers a user-friendly, authoritative survey of terms and constructs that are important to understanding research in second language acquisition (SLA) and its applications.

Paperback:

9781138817050, titled "The Routledge Encyclopedia of Second Language Acquisition" | Reprint edition (Routledge, August 27, 2014), cover price $61.95 | About this edition: The Routledge Encyclopedia of Second Language Acquisition offers a user-friendly, authoritative survey of terms and constructs that are important to understanding research in second language acquisition (SLA) and its applications.

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Product Description: This bestselling textbook provides an engaging and user-friendly introduction to the study of language. Assuming no prior knowledge of the subject, Yule presents information in bite-sized sections, clearly explaining the major concepts in linguistics - from how children learn language to why men and women speak differently, through all the key elements of language...read more

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9781107044197 | 5th edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, May 31, 2014), cover price $94.99 | About this edition: This bestselling textbook provides an engaging and user-friendly introduction to the study of language.
9780521835572 | 3 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, February 6, 2005), cover price $84.00 | About this edition: Designed for beginners, this best-selling textbook provides a thorough introduction to the study of language.
9780521560535 | 2 sub edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, June 1, 1996), cover price $70.00 | About this edition: This revised and updated edition incorporates many changes that reflect developments in language study over the past decade, including a new chapter on pragmatics, and an expansion of the chapter on semantics.
9780521305310 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, November 29, 1985), cover price $47.95 | About this edition: This textbook provides a straightforward and comprehensive survey of the basic issues and topics involved in the study of language.

Paperback:

9781107658172 | 5th edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, March 31, 2014), cover price $34.99
9780521543200 | 3 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, January 31, 2006), cover price $32.99
9780521568517 | 2 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, June 1, 1996), cover price $26.99
9780521318778 | Cambridge Univ Pr, January 1, 1986, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: 220 pages.

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Product Description: The Bloomsbury Companion to M. A. K. Halliday is a comprehensive and accessible reference resource to one of the world's leading and most influential linguists. Born in 1925, Halliday is the figure most responsible for the development of systemic functional linguistics (SFL)...read more

Hardcover:

9781441172754 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, April 23, 2015, cover price $190.00 | About this edition: The Bloomsbury Companion to M.

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Product Description: The chapters in this volume address current topics in the morphology, syntax, and semantics of nominalizations, drawing on a range of typologically and geographically diverse languages. Nominalizations represent a long-standing puzzle to linguists: How is a noun, such as destruction, related to the verb destroy? The semantic parallel between the deverbal nominalization and its related verb suggests that there is a close connection between the two...read more
By Ileana Paul (editor)

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9789027255938 | John Benjamins Pub Co, February 18, 2014, cover price $143.00 | About this edition: The chapters in this volume address current topics in the morphology, syntax, and semantics of nominalizations, drawing on a range of typologically and geographically diverse languages.

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Product Description: The Language Environment of First Century Judea challenges the long-held assumption of New Testament scholarship that only two languages, Aramaic and Greek, were in common use in the land of Israel in the first century. Hebrew should now be moved out of its restricted, marginal status within first-century language use and the impact on New Testament studies...read more
By Randall Buth (editor) and R. Steven Notley (editor)

Hardcover:

9789004263406 | Brill Academic Pub, March 7, 2014, cover price $209.00 | About this edition: The Language Environment of First Century Judea challenges the long-held assumption of New Testament scholarship that only two languages, Aramaic and Greek, were in common use in the land of Israel in the first century.

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9780133351941 | 6 edition (Prentice Hall, March 9, 2014), cover price $192.20
9780133828443 | 6 unbnd edition (Prentice Hall, March 3, 2014), cover price $110.40

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9780956056009 | Dufour Editions, December 15, 2008, cover price $16.95

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Product Description: This book deals with the origins of language to argue its centrality to humanity and the naturalness of bilingualism and multilingualism, but also examines how writing and printing built on that centrality to develop the ""social mind"" - the sum of knowledge within any given society...read more

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9781908251244 | Reprint edition (Dufour Editions, January 15, 2014), cover price $26.95 | About this edition: This book deals with the origins of language to argue its centrality to humanity and the naturalness of bilingualism and multilingualism, but also examines how writing and printing built on that centrality to develop the ""social mind"" - the sum of knowledge within any given society.

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Whatever you do and wherever you go, you use language to interact. This text explains what human language is and how it works, giving you a look into the multiple fascinating and surprising facets of this uniquely human trait. It offers many opportunities to ask your own questions and explore the language in use all around you.

Paperback:

9780495900412 | 6 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 27, 2011), cover price $209.95 | About this edition: Whatever you do and wherever you go, you use language to interact.
9781413030556 | 5th edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, April 24, 2007), cover price $221.95 | About this edition: LANGUAGE: ITS STRUCTURE AND USE explains core concepts in an interactive style that you can understand no matter what your major.
9780838407943 | 4th edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, November 1, 2003), cover price $244.95
9780155078277 | Wadsworth Pub Co, October 1, 1998, cover price $88.95
9780155001220 | 2 sub edition (Harcourt College Pub, September 1, 1993), cover price $61.95
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Product Description: Ferdinand de saussure is commonly regarded as one of the fathers of 20th century linguistics his lectures, posthumously published as the course in general linguistics ushered in the structuralist mode which marked a key turning point in modern thought philosophers such as jacques derrida and roland barthes, psychoanalysts such as jacques lacan, the anthropologist claudelevi-strauss and linguists such as noam chomsky all found an important influence for their work in the pages of saussures text published 100 years after saussures death, this new edition of roy harriss authoritative translation is now available in the bloomsbury revelations series with a substantial new introduction exploring saussures contemporary influence and importanc...read more
By Roy Harris (trans)

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9781472512055 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, December 12, 2013), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Ferdinand de saussure is commonly regarded as one of the fathers of 20th century linguistics his lectures, posthumously published as the course in general linguistics ushered in the structuralist mode which marked a key turning point in modern thought philosophers such as jacques derrida and roland barthes, psychoanalysts such as jacques lacan, the anthropologist claudelevi-strauss and linguists such as noam chomsky all found an important influence for their work in the pages of saussures text published 100 years after saussures death, this new edition of roy harriss authoritative translation is now available in the bloomsbury revelations series with a substantial new introduction exploring saussures contemporary influence and importance

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By Kamila Ciepiela (editor)

Hardcover:

9783631644287 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, September 3, 2013, cover price $46.95

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