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Title: Semantic Analysis: A Practical Introduction
Written By: Cliff Goddard
Series Title: 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 authority.

Publication Year: 1998
Publisher: Oxford University Press
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Linguistic Field(s): Semantics
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Format: Paperback
ISBN: 0198700164
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 432pp
Prices: $24.95

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ISBN: 0198700172
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 432pp
Prices: $76.00