Language and Development in Africa "discusses the resourcefulness of languages, both local and global, in view of the ongoing transformation of African societies as much as for economic development.. "
Language, Linguistics and Philology: Papers from the Philological Society Anniversary Symposium, November 1992
This volume brings together a selection of papers from the 1992 Philological Society Anniversary Symposium which explore the connections between linguistic thought in Britain and Europe in the 19th and 20th centuries and current research. The chapters cover semantics, syntax, morphology and phonology. A particular focus is the reception of European and American ideas within linguistics in Britain.