LINGUIST List 25.4479

Fri Nov 07 2014

Books: Portuguese-Spanish Interfaces: Amaral, Carvalho (eds.)

Editor for this issue: Sara Couture <saralinguistlist.org>


Date: 05-Nov-2014
From: Karin Plijnaar <karin.plijnaarbenjamins.nl>
Subject: Portuguese-Spanish Interfaces: Amaral, Carvalho (eds.)
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Title: Portuguese-Spanish Interfaces
Subtitle: Diachrony, synchrony, and contact
Series Title: Issues in Hispanic and Lusophone Linguistics 1
Published: 2014
Publisher: John Benjamins
                http://www.benjamins.com/

Book URL: https://benjamins.com/catalog/ihll.1

Editor: Patrícia Amaral
Editor: Ana Maria Carvalho
Electronic: ISBN: 9789027270177 Pages: Price: Europe EURO 99.00
Electronic: ISBN: 9789027270177 Pages: Price: U.S. $ 149.00
Electronic: ISBN: 9789027270177 Pages: Price: U.K. £ 83.00
Hardback: ISBN: 9789027258007 Pages: Price: U.S. $ 149.00
Hardback: ISBN: 9789027258007 Pages: Price: U.K. £ 83.00
Hardback: ISBN: 9789027258007 Pages: Price: Europe EURO 104.94
Abstract:

Portuguese-Spanish Interfaces captures the diversity of encounters that these languages have known and explores their relevance for current linguistic theories. The book focuses on dimensions along which Portuguese and Spanish can be fruitfully compared and highlights the theoretical value of exploring points of interaction between closely related varieties. It is unprecedented in its scope and unique in bringing together leading experts in a systematic study of similarities and differences between both languages. The authors explore the common boundaries of these languages within current theoretical frameworks, in an effort to combine scholarship that analyzes Portuguese and Spanish from multiple subfields of linguistics. The volume compares structures from both synchronic and diachronic points of view, addressing a range of issues pertaining to variability, acquisition, contact, and the formation of new languages. While it provides an up-to-date resource for scholars in the field, it can also be a useful companion for advanced students.

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
                            Historical Linguistics
                            Sociolinguistics

Subject Language(s): Portuguese (por)
                            Spanish (spa)

Written In: English (eng)

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http://linguistlist.org/pubs/books/get-book.cfm?BookID=74974


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