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Volume . Concise Encyclopedia of Brain and Language

Published: 14th January 2010 Editor: Harry Whitaker

This volume descibes, in up-to-date terminology and authoritative interpretation, the field of neurolinguistics, the science concerned with the neural mechanisms underlying the comprehension, production and abstract knowledge of spoken, signed or written language. An edited anthology of 165 articles from the award-winning Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics 2nd edition, Encyclopedia of Neuroscience 4th Edition and Encyclopedia of the Neorological Sciences and Neurological Disorders, it provides the most comprehensive one-volume reference solution for scientists working with language and the brain ever published.

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Concise Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

Published: 14th November 2009 Editor: Margie Berns

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-in-Chief: Keith Brown Editor: J.L. Mey

Concise Encyclopedia of Semantics

Published: 8th June 2009 Editor-in-Chief: Keith Brown Editor: Keith Allan

Concise Encyclopedia of Languages of the World

Published: 28th October 2008 Editor-in-Chiefs: Keith Brown Sarah Ogilvie