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Title: Frame-Semantik [Frame Semantics]
Subtitle: Ein Kompendium
Written By: Dietrich Busse

Frame semantics is an important recent development in linguistic theory that
links linguistics, cognitive psychology, general cognitive science, and AI
research. This handbook-style introductory work, which is the first to com-
prehensively consider the topic from a linguistic perspective, discusses the
most important frame models and their theoretical roots, applications, and
implications. The handbook format allows each chapter to be read and used

Publication Year: 2012
Publisher: De Gruyter Mouton
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Linguistic Field(s): Semantics
Cognitive Science
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Format: Electronic
ISBN-13: 9783110269451
Pages: 888
Prices: Europe EURO 189.95
Format: Hardback
ISBN-13: 9783110269406
Pages: 888
Prices: Europe EURO 189.95