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Volume . Concise Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

Published: 14th November 2009 Editor: Margie Berns
This volume formalizes, organizes and analyzes the relation of knowledge about language to decision-making in practice. It synthesizes research in psycholinguistics, educational linguistics and sociolinguistics, freely crossing subject fields to establish innovative and expert responses to some of the key debates in the field. Authored and compiled by leaders in their various specialties and collated and extensively re-edited from the award-winning Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics 2nd edition, this collection will be an ideal one-stop desk reference solution for any linguistics professional and researcher interested in how language operates at the leading edge.

Additional volumes


Concise Encyclopedia of Philosophy of Language and Linguistics

Published: 23rd October 2009 Editors: Alex Barber Robert Stainton

Concise Encyclopedia of Pragmatics

Published: 7th August 2009 Editor: J.L. Mey

Concise Encyclopedia of Semantics

Published: 8th June 2009 Editor: Keith Allan

Concise Encyclopedia of Languages of the World