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    • Siegert, Gabriele; Rimscha, Björn; Grubenmann, Stephanie (2017-04-15)
      In today’s digital age, online and mobile advertising are of growing importance, with advertising no longer bound to the traditional media industry. Although the advertising industry still has broader access to the different ...
    • Jimenez Raya, Manuel; Vieira, Flávia (2015-03-30)
      The enhancement of autonomy in language education relies heavily on teachers' empowerment and agency as critical intellectuals and reflective practitioners. However, most teacher education programmes are still based on ...
    • Vennemann gen. Nierfeld, Theo; Noel Aziz, Hanna (2012-11-15)
      Germania Semitica explores prehistoric language contact in general, and attempts to identify the languages involved in shaping Germanic in particular. The book deals with a topic outside the scope of other disciplines ...
    • Tsunoda, Tasaku (2006-02-21)
      In almost every part of the world, minority languages are being threatened with extinction. At the same time, dedicated efforts are being made to document endangered languages, to maintain them, and even to revive once-extinct ...
    • Gunnarsson, Britt-Louise (2011-10-17)
      The eighteenth century is an important period both in the history of science and in the history of languages. In this volume, seventeen authors explore, from a variety of angles, the construction of a scientific language ...
    • Ender, Andrea; Leemann, Adrian (2012-08-31)
      The present volume is a broad overview of methods and methodologies in linguistics, illustrated with examples from concrete research. It collects insights gained from a broad range of linguistic sub-disciplines, ranging ...
    • Baddeley, Susan; Voeste, Anja (2012-07-16)
      This volume provides, for the first time, a pan-European view of the development of written languages at a key time in their history: that of the 16th century. The major cultural and intellectual upheavals that affected ...
    • Candido, Igor (2017-11-20)
      The early modern and modern cultural world in the West would be unthinkable without Petrarch and Boccaccio. Despite this fact, there is still no scholarly contribution entirely devoted to analysing their intellectual ...
    • Djenar, Dwi; Ewing, Michael; Howard, Manns (2017-02-15)
      This book examines how style and intersubjective meanings emerge through language use. While numerous studies on youth language focus on face-to-face interaction, this book draws data from conversation, e-forums, teen ...
    • Bell, Nancy (2015-03-30)
      Placing failed humor within the broader category of miscommunication and drawing on a range of conversational data, this text represents the first comprehensive study of failed humor. It provides a framework for classifying ...