LINGUIST List 9.1001

Mon Jul 6 1998

Books: Semantics Pragmatics & Philosophy of Languages

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  1. Erin Igoe, New Books in Semantics, Pragmatics, & Philosophy of Languages

Message 1: New Books in Semantics, Pragmatics, & Philosophy of Languages

Date: Mon, 06 Jul 1998 10:14:16 -0400
From: Erin Igoe <EMIOUP-USA.ORG>
Subject: New Books in Semantics, Pragmatics, & Philosophy of Languages

SEMANTIC ANALYSIS: A Practical Introduction
Cliff Goddard, University of New England, Australia
(Oxford Textbooks in Linguistics)

Semantic Analysis is a lively and clearly written introduction to the study
of meaning in language, and to the language--culture connection.
Goddard covers traditional and contemporary issues and approaches
with the relationship between semantics, conceptualization, and culture
as a key theme. He also details a number of case studies that draw on a
wide range of material from non-Indo-European languages, particularly
Australian Aboriginal languages and Malay, on which the author is an

July 1998 432 pp.; 25 linecuts
0-19-870016-4 paper $24.95
0-19-870017-2 cloth $76.00
Oxford University Press
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  • Addison Wesley Longman
  • Blackwell Publishers
  • Cambridge University Press
  • CSLI Publications
  • Edinburgh University Press
  • Garland Publishing
  • Holland Academic Graphics (HAG)
  • John Benjamins Publishing Company
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  • Francais Pratique
  • Routledge
  • Summer Institute of Linguistics
  • Mouton de Gruyter