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Title: Spoken Corpus Linguistics
Subtitle: From Monomodal to Multimodal
Written By: Svenja Adolphs
Ronald Carter
Series Title: Routledge Advances in Corpus Linguistics

In this book, Adolphs and Carter explore key approaches to work in spoken corpus linguistics. The book discusses some of the pioneering challenges faced in designing, building and utilising insights from the analysis of spoken corpora, arguing that, even though writing is heavily privileged in corpus research, the spoken language can reveal patterns of language use that are both different and distinctive and that this has important implications for the way in which language is described, for the study of human communication and for the field of applied linguistics as a whole.

Publication Year: 2013
Publisher: Routledge (Taylor and Francis)
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Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Text/Corpus Linguistics
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Format: Hardback
ISBN-13: 9780415888295
Pages: 206
Prices: U.K. £ 80.00