Date: 24-Apr-2007 From: Julia Ulrich <julia.ulrichdegruyter.com> Subject: Moutons Interaktive Einführung in Die Historische Linguistik Des Deutschen/The Mouton Interactive Introduction to Historical Linguistics of German: Donhauser, Fischer, Mecklenburg
Title: Moutons Interaktive Einführung in die Historische Linguistik des Deutschen/The Mouton Interactive Introduction to Historical
Linguistics of German
Publisher: Mouton de Gruyter
Author: Karin Donhauser
Author: Annette Fischer
Author: Lars Mecklenburg
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The 'Mouton Interactive Introduction to Historical Linguistics of German' provides an overview of the historical development of the German language from its beginnings to the present day. It presents and interprets core changes in phonology, morphology, syntax, and lexis and illustrates them using multimedia visualizations. In addition, the introduction contains comprehensive material on textual transmission in the various historical periods of German and on contemporary theories of language change. All texts are in German and English.
The introduction is available as a CD-ROM (single user) and online.
Key Features: *An effective autodidactic tool and a useful aid in preparation for exams in the field of historical linguistics. *Teachers and instructors can use the introduction to make their lectures more diversified and illustrative. *Depth of understanding is facilitated through dynamic visualizations, well-structured schemata and selected maps. *Old, Middle, and Early New High German source texts become living contemporary documents through recordings spoken by practiced speakers. *Diverse functions make it possible for the user to tailor the application of the program to meet his or her individual needs. *Extensive text and graphic material is provided for all three language periods. *Detailed treatment of the area of syntax and discussion of current theories on language change.
Languages of Publication: English & German
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