By J. K. Chambers, Natalie Schilling
Reflecting a large number of advancements within the learn of language swap and version during the last ten years, this generally up to date moment version includes a variety of new chapters and continues to be the authoritative reference quantity on a center study sector in linguistics.
• an absolutely revised and extended variation of this acclaimed reference paintings, which has confirmed its attractiveness in keeping with its unrivalled scope and intensity of research during this interdisciplinary field
• comprises seven new chapters, whereas the rest have passed through thorough revision and updating to include the most recent examine and replicate a variety of advancements within the field
• Accessibly established via subject matter, protecting issues together with info assortment and overview, linguistic constitution, language and time, language touch, language domain names, and social differentiation
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