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Master-Servant Childhood
Master-Servant Childhood
P. Ryan
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:An interdisciplinary synthesis that offers a new understanding of childhood in the Middle Ages as a form of master-servant relation embedded in an ancient sense of time as a correspondence between earthly change and eternal order.
Metaphor and the Historical Evolution of Conceptual Mapping
Metaphor and the Historical Evolution of Conceptual...
R. Trim
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:An investigation of the historical evolution of figurative language within the framework of cognitive linguistics. It examines how and why metaphors evolve through the ages; discusses the role of culture; patterns of metaphor evolution; how many peop...
Metaphor Networks
Metaphor Networks
R. Trim
editor: Springer
ano: 2007
descrição:Metaphor Networks focuses on the historical evolution of metaphor and proposes new theories on language change based on substantial empirical data. It explores how the metaphors of today are very often linked to images existing in the past and traces...
Migration, Accommodation and Language Change
Migration, Accommodation and Language Change
B. Anderson
editor: Springer
ano: 2008
descrição:This work marries qualitative ethnographic methods to quantitative acoustic methods. The analysis describes how internal and external factors in phonological change differ and demonstrates how these two forces interact to structure the phonological s...
Minority Language Promotion, Protection and Regulation
Minority Language Promotion, Protection and Regul...
C. Williams
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:This is an analysis of the promises and contradictions surrounding contemporary minority language policy. It draws on theoretical and real-world perspectives and interviews with key players within European institutions together with field work undert...
Modern Greek in Diaspora
Modern Greek in Diaspora
Angeliki Alvan...
editor: Springer
ano: 2019
descrição:This book presents an in-depth fieldwork-based study of the Greek language spoken by immigrants in Cairns, Far North Queensland, Australia. The study analyzes language contact-induced changes and code switching patterns, by integrating perspectives f...
Modern Selfhood in Translation
Modern Selfhood in Translation
Limin Chi
editor: Springer
ano: 2019
descrição:This book examines the development of Chinese translation practice in relation to the rise of ideas of modern selfhood in China from the 1890s to the 1920s. The key translations produced by late Qing and early Republican Chinese intellectuals over th...
Moving Texts, Migrating People and Minority Languages
Moving Texts, Migrating People and Minority Langu...
Michał Borodo; Juliane...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:In an age of migration, in a world deeply divided through cultural differences and in the context of ongoing efforts to preserve national and regional traditions and identities, the issues of language and translation are becoming absolutely vital. At...
Multilingualism in the Baltic States
Multilingualism in the Baltic States
Sanita Lazdiņa;...
editor: Springer
ano: 2019
descrição:This edited collection provides an overview of linguistic diversity, societal discourses and interaction between majorities and minorities in the Baltic States. It presents a wide range of methods and research paradigms including folk linguistics, di...
Multimodal Texts from Around the World
Multimodal Texts from Around the World
W. Bowcher
editor: Springer
ano: 2012
descrição:A first in multimodal/multisemiotic discourse studies this collection of original articles by international scholars focuses primarily on texts from non-English speaking contexts. The illuminating insights enhance our understanding of how language an...
Nature, Metaphor, Culture
Nature, Metaphor, Culture
Judit Baranyiné...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This book analyses the emotional message of Hungarian folksongs from a Cultural Linguistic perspective, employing a wide range of empirical devices. It combines theoretical notions with analytical devices and has a multidisciplinary essence: it relie...
New Perspectives on Aspect and Modality in Chinese Historical Linguistics
New Perspectives on Aspect and Modality in Chinese...
Barbara Meiste...
editor: Springer
ano: 2019
descrição:This book presents new perspectives on the study of Aspect and Modality in Chinese Historical Linguistics. Based on the international Workshop on Aspect and Modality in Chinese, the book includes the latest research findings in the field to make the...