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Title: 1968
Subtitle: Eine sprachwissenschaftliche Zwischenbilanz [1968. A Linguistic Interim Status Report]
Edited By: Heidrun Kämper
Joachim Scharloth
Martin Wengeler
Series Title: De Gruyter Sprache und Wissen 6

The cipher “1968” evokes a remembrance that has a strong impact on the collective memory, especially through its language. After forty years the time has come for an interim status report, which this collective volume undertakes. It mainly contains linguistic contributions on “1968”, presenting and describing the various manifestations and aspects of this language. Thus, it represents a contribution of cultural-studies to the history of language, as well as to semiotics, and to the history of the media and contemporary history.

Publication Year: 2012
Publisher: De Gruyter Mouton
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Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Discourse Analysis
History of Linguistics
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Format: Hardback
ISBN-13: 9783110254716
Pages: 414
Prices: Europe EURO 99.95

Format: Electronic
ISBN-13: 9783110254723
Pages: 414
Prices: Europe EURO 99.95