LINGUIST List 23.2891

Sat Jun 30 2012

Books: Kanzleisprachenforschung [Research into Chancery Language: An International Handbook]: Greule, Meier, Ziegler (Eds)

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Date: 28-Jun-2012
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Subject: Kanzleisprachenforschung [Research into Chancery Language: An International Handbook]: Greule, Meier, Ziegler (Eds)
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Title: Kanzleisprachenforschung [Research into Chancery Language: An
International Handbook] Subtitle: Ein internationales Handbuch Published: 2012 Publisher: De Gruyter Mouton

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Editor: Albrecht Greule Editor: Jörg Meier Editor: Arne Ziegler Electronic: ISBN: 9783110261882 Pages: 680 Price: Europe EURO 199.95
Hardback: ISBN: 9783110193374 Pages: 680 Price: Europe EURO 199.95

For the first time, this Handbook provides a comprehensive overview of theobject, the history, the theoretical academic prerequisites and the presentstate of research into chancery language. The main focus is on the writtenlanguage of the municipal, princely and imperial chanceries in the LateMiddle High and Early New High German periods in Central, Eastern andSouth-Eastern Europe and in Baltic countries and Scandinavia.

This readable and problem-oriented account gives both a survey of researchfindings and an insight into the main topical research areas.

Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics                             Text/Corpus Linguistics
Subject Language(s): German (deu)
Written In: German (deu)

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