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Journal Title: Language Sciences
Volume/Issue:   34/6
Issue Title: Language Sciences Special Issue: Converging data sources in cognitive linguistics
Date: 2012
Table of Contents: 1. Editorial board and publication information
Page IFC

2. Introduction: converging data sources in cognitive linguistics
Pages 651-655
András Kertész, Monika Schwarz-Friesel, Manfred Consten

3. On the status of external evidence in the theories of cognitive linguistics: compatibility problems or signs of stagnation in the field? Or: why do some linguists behave like Fodor’s input systems?
Pages 656-664
Monika Schwarz-Friesel

4. Intuition, introspection and observation in linguistic inquiry
Pages 665-681
Klaas Willems

5. The fabulous engine: strengths and flaws of psycholinguistic experiments
Pages 682-701
Csilla Rákosi

6. Circularity effects in corpus studies – why annotations sometimes go round in circles
Pages 702-714
Manfred Consten, Annegret Loll

7. Data, problems, heuristics and results in cognitive metaphor research
Pages 715-727
András Kertész, Csilla Rákosi, Péter Csatár

8. The problem of data in the cognitive linguistic research on metonymy: a cross-linguistic perspective
Pages 728-745
Rita Brdar-Szabó, Mario Brdar

9. How does ‘cognition’ matter to the analysis of talk-in-interaction?
Pages 746-767
Arnulf Deppermann

10. Pragmatic evidence, context, and story design: an essay on recent developments in experimental pragmatics
Pages 768-776
Jörg Meibauer

11. Acknowledgements
Page 777

For more information on this Special Issue please visit: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/03880001

For more information about Language Sciences please visit: http://www.elsevier.com/locate/langsci
Publisher: Elsevier Ltd
Linguistic Field(s): Linguistic Theories
Psycholinguistics
Text/Corpus Linguistics
Cognitive Science
Discipline of Linguistics
Subject Language(s): German
 
LL Issue: 23.3785