A vivid commentary on Jewish survival and Jewish speech communities that will be enjoyed by the general reader, and is essential reading for students and researchers interested in the study of Middle Eastern languages, Jewish studies, and sociolinguistics.
Researching Vocabulary: A Vocabulary Research Manual is written for
language researchers who want to carry out valid and reliable studies on
first and second language vocabulary. The author is a well-known vocabulary
researcher and he outlines the dos and don'ts of good lexical research.
Practical advice is given on a wide variety of research methodologies,
ranging from paper-and-pencil tests of acquisition to the newest
psycholinguistic techniques utilizing fMRI scanning.