A Glossary of Cognitive Linguistics

A Glossary of Cognitive Linguistics

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Cognitive linguistics is one of the most rapidly expanding schools in linguistics. A mature intellectual movement with a large international community of active scholars, cognitive linguistics is a fast growing approach to language and mind within cognitive science with an impressive and complex technical vocabulary.
This alphabetic guide gives an up-to-date introduction to the key terms in cognitive linguistics, covering all the major theories, approaches, ideas, and many relevant theoretical constructs. A Glossary of Cognitive Linguistics also features a brief introduction to cognitive linguistics, a detailed annotated reading list, and a listing of some key researchers in cognitive linguistics.
Key Features:
-A handy and easy to understand pocket guide for anyone embarking on courses in cognitive linguistics or language and the mind
-Numerous cross-references to related terms
-Coverage of newer areas such as Radical Construction Grammar, Embodied Construction Grammar, Primary Metaphor Theory, and Principled Polysemy Linguistics
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  • Paperback | 239 pages
  • 134 x 199 x 19mm | 240g
  • English
  • Illustrations, unspecified
  • 0874809142
  • 9780874809145

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