LINGUIST List 12.1014

Tue Apr 10 2001

Books: Corpus Linguistics, Lexicography/Lexicology

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  1. Kimberly Kahn, Corpus Linguistics: Evaluation in Text by Hunston & Thompson
  2. Kimberly Kahn, Lexicography/Lexicology: Phraseology by Cowie (ed.)

Message 1: Corpus Linguistics: Evaluation in Text by Hunston & Thompson

Date: Mon, 09 Apr 2001 16:32:05 -0400
From: Kimberly Kahn <KRKOUP-USA.ORG>
Subject: Corpus Linguistics: Evaluation in Text by Hunston & Thompson

EVALUATION IN TEXT: Authorial Stance and the Construction of
Edited by Susan Hunston, University of Birmingham, and 
Geoff Thompson, University of Liverpool

Long neglected as a focus of linguistic research, evaluation in its
various guises is now being recognized as a crucial aspect of any
study of discourse. In this book, writers coming from different
standpoints are brought together, providing a unique profile of the
topic from several perspectives. These perspectives include: Systemic
Linguistics, Narrative, Corpus Linguistics, and Discourse Analysis.

2000 (paper February 2001) 240 pp.; 7 line illus
0-19-829986-9 paper $24.95
Oxford University Press


1. Evaluation, Geoff Thompson and Susan Hunston 
2. Persuasive Rhetoric in Linguistics, Michael Hoey 
3. Corpus-based Analysis of Evaluative Lexis, Joanna Channell 
4. Adverbial Marking of Stance in Speech and Writing, Susan Conrad and 
 Douglas Biber 
5. A Local Grammar of Evaluation, Susan Hunston and John Sinclair 
6. Evaluating Evaluation in Narrative, Martin Cortazzi and Lixian Jin 
7. Evaluation and Organization in Text, Geoff Thompson and Jianglin Zhou 
8. Beyond Exchange, J. R. Martin 
9. Evaluation and the Planes of Discourse, Susan Hunston References
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Message 2: Lexicography/Lexicology: Phraseology by Cowie (ed.)

Date: Mon, 09 Apr 2001 16:34:47 -0400
From: Kimberly Kahn <KRKOUP-USA.ORG>
Subject: Lexicography/Lexicology: Phraseology by Cowie (ed.)

PHRASEOLOGY: Theory, Analysis, and Applications
Edited by A. P. Cowie, University of Leeds

(Oxford Studies in Lexicography and Lexicology)

Over the last twenty years, phraseology has become a major field of
pure and applied research in Western European and North American
linguistics. This book is made up of authoritative contributions from
leading specialists who examine the increasingly crucial role played
by ready-made word-combinations in language acquisition and adult
language use. This is the first comprehensive and up-to-date account
of the subject to be published in English.


Introduction, A. P. Cowie 
Part 1. Theoretical Perspectives: The Russian Tradition; The Cultural Element
2. Collocations and Lexical Functions, Igor Mel'cuk 
3. Phraseology as a Language of Culture: Its Role in the Representation of 
 a Cultural Mentality, Veronika Teliya, Natalya Bragina, Elena Oparina, and 
 Irina Sandomirskaya 
Part 2. Phraseology in Written and Spoken Corpora 
4. Frequencies and Forms of Phrasal Lexemes in English, Rosamund Moon 
5. On the Phraseology of Spoken English: The Evidence of Recurrent 
 Word-Combinations, Bengt Altenberg 
Part 3. Phraseology in Special-Purpose Languages and Foreign-Learner Language
6. The Stylistic Potential of Phraseological Units in the Light of Genre 
 Analysis, Rosemarie Gl�ser 
7. Prefabricated Patterns in Advanced EFL Writing: Collocations and Formulae, 
 Sylviane Granger 
8. The Phraseology of Learners' Academic Writing, Peter Howarth 
Part 4. Phraseology and the Dictionary 
9. Discovering Significant Lexical Functions in Dictionary Entries, 
 Thierry Fontenelle 
10.Phraseological Dictionaries: Some East-West Comparisons, A. P. Cowie 

1998 (paper April 2001) 272 pp.; 8 line illus
0-19-829964-8 paper $24.95
Oxford University Press
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