LINGUIST List 29.4335

Mon Nov 05 2018

Books: Languages for Special Purposes: Humbley, Budin, Laurén (eds.)

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Date: 30-Oct-2018
From: Antonia Conquest <>
Subject: Languages for Special Purposes: Humbley, Budin, Laurén (eds.)
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Title: Languages for Special Purposes
Subtitle: An International Handbook
Series Title: De Gruyter Reference
Published: 2018
Publisher: De Gruyter Mouton

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Editor: John Humbley
Editor: Gerhard Budin
Editor: Christer Laurén
Hardback: ISBN: 9783110228007 Pages: 571 Price: U.S. $ 378.99

This handbook gives an overview of language for special purposes (LSP) in scientific, professional and other contexts, with particular focus on teaching and training. It provides insights into research paradigms, theories and methods while also highlighting the practical use of LSPs in concrete discourse situations. The volume is transdisciplinary oriented with a firm basis in the language sciences, including terminology, knowledge transfer, multilingual and cross-cultural exchange.

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
                            General Linguistics

Written In: English (eng)

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