LINGUIST List 25.4858

Tue Dec 02 2014

Books: Scales and Hierarchies: Bornkessel-Schlesewsky, Malchukov, Richards (eds.)

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Date: 25-Nov-2014
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Subject: Scales and Hierarchies: Bornkessel-Schlesewsky, Malchukov, Richards (eds.)
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Title: Scales and Hierarchies
Subtitle: A Cross-Disciplinary Perspective
Series Title: De Gruyter Trends in Linguistics. Studies and Monographs [TiLSM] 277
Published: 2014
Publisher: De Gruyter Mouton

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Editor: Ina Bornkessel-Schlesewsky
Editor: Andrej L. Malchukov
Editor: Marc Richards
Electronic: ISBN: 9783110395006 Pages: 356 Price: Europe EURO 99.95
Hardback: ISBN: 9783110344004 Pages: 356 Price: Europe EURO 99.95

The volume advances our understanding of the role of scales and hierarchies across the linguistic sciences. Although scales and hierarchies are widely assumed to play a role in the modelling of linguistic phenomena, their status remains controversial, and it is these controversies that the present volume tackles head-on.

Linguistic Field(s): Linguistic Theories

Written In: English (eng)

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