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Pragmatics of Natural Languages: Synthese Library/ Volume 41

by Bar-Hillel, Yehoshua

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1971
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9789027705990
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Dordrecht, Holland: D. Reidel, 1971. In June 22-27,1970, an International Working Symposium on Pragmatics of Natural Languages took place in Jerusalem under the auspices of The Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities and the Division of Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science of the International Union of History and Philosophy of Science. Some thirty philosophers, logicians, linguists, and psychologists from… Read more
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Sumerian Proverbs: Glimpses of Everyday Life in Ancient Mesopotamia

by Gordon, Edmund I. & Jacobsen, Thorkild

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1968
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New York: Greenwood Press, 1968. Scholarly monograph represents a definitive edition of two of the most popular Sumerian proverb collections compiled by Sumerian scribes in the opening centuries of the second millenium B.C., and contains the most complete text of these two collections reconstructible at the present time. Includes translations, notes on various readings, literary and interpretatve commentary, a glossary… Read more
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Chaucer's English

by Elliot, Ralph W.V

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1974
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First Edition
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9780233965390
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London, U.K.: Andre Deutsch, 1974. Scholarly text presents a comprehensive study of Chaucer's use of English. The author places the language, and especially the vocabulary of Chaucer upon the wider background of Middle English literature and assesses its significance and importance for the whole history of English. 447 pgs. Publisher's stamp on front endpaper. Dustjacket in mylar. . First… Read more
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Science and Sanity: An Introduction to Non-Aristotelian Systems and General Semantics: Fourth Edition

by Korzybski, Alfred

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1980
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Fourth Edition
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9780937298015
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Lakeville, Connecticut: International Non-Aristotelian Library, 1980. Classic highly acclaimed text presents a detailed and complex compilation of the author's preeminent multidisciplinary work in the field of general semantics, including his theory of humankind: mankind as a time-binding class of life. Korzybski's work held a view that human beings are limited in what they know by the structure of their nervous… Read more
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Semantics and Cognition

by Jackendoff, Ray

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1985
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9780262100274
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Cambridge, MA.: MIT Press, 1985. Scholarly text emphasizes the role of semantics as a bridge between the theory of language and the theories of other cognitive capacities such as visual perception and motor control. It develops the position that the study of semantics of natural language is the study of the structure of thought, and that grammatical structure offers… Read more
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War With Words: Structure and Transcendence

by Shands, Harley C

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1971
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9789027916037
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The Hague, Netherlands: Mouton & Co, 1971. Scholarly text presents semiotic research in social cultures which reveals the basic importance of structure at all levels of genetic, linguistic, and social process. The paradox that structure not only liberates but also imprisons has been familiar to members of many different cultures, and the search for personal release in transcendent states of… Read more
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Lucilius and Horace: A Study in the Classical Theory of Imitation

by Fiske, George Converse

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1920
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Madison, WI.: University of Wisconsin Press, 1920. Classic text presents a detailed study of Lucilian and Horatian satirical relationships utilizing theories of literary imitation prevalent in the age of Augustus, and examining and interpreting fragments of both Greek and Roman literature. Topics covered include the classical theory of imitation; the relation of Lucilius and the scipionic circle to the new… Read more
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Metuchen, New Jersey: Scarecrow Press, 1972. Scholarly text presents a detailed bibliography covering Ferdinand de Saussure and his work, including important aspects of his linguistic theory; a general epistemology of the intellectual scene of the time during which Saussure developed his ideas; importance and relevance of Saussure's theory to linguistic discussions of the present day; writings concerning the history of… Read more
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The Genealogy of Disjunction

by Jennings, Raymond Earl

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1994
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9780195075243
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New York: Oxford University Press, 1994. Comprehensive scholarly study of the English word or, and the logical operators variously proposed to present its meaning. Although there are indisputably disjunctive uses of or in English, it is a mistake to suppose that logical disjunction represents its core meaning. Or is descended from the Anglo-Saxon word meaning second, a form which survives… Read more
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Lin Yutang's Chinese-English Dictionary of Modern Usage

by Yutang, Lin

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1972
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9780070996953
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Hong Kong: Chinese University of Hong Kong, 1972. Comprehensive pioneering work contains a detailed linguistic treatment of monosyllabic and polysyllabic Chinese words, which are listed as Romanized words and their grammatical functions in parts of speech and sentence structure have been deciphered. Includes the usages of earlier venacular; the spoken language, phrases, and expressions; contextual semantics; words with modified pronunciations,… Read more
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A Chinese-English Dictionary of Petroleum

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1993
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9787502108748
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Beijing, China: Xin Hua Shu Dian, 1993. This comprehensive dictionary for the pertoleum industry has been specially compiled to help readers select correct technical terms in translation work. Contains roughly 60,000 terms of petroleum, geology, geophysics, drilling engineering, logging, reservoir engineering, petroleum development and production, storage and transportation, refining and petroleum economics. All entries are listed in Chinese phonetic alphabetical… Read more
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Homeric Greek: A Book for Beginners: Revised Edition

by Pharr, Clyde

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1925
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Revised Edition
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Boston, MA.: D.C. Heath & Co., 1925. Classic revised text presents a detailed study and guide for beginning students and laymen on Homeric Greek, including grammar, vocabulary, commentaries, verse, literature, and poetry. Includes a brief history on Homer and the study of Greek, and classic illustrations. 391 pgs. Prior owner's nameplate pastedown on front endpaper, and an unsigned inscription to… Read more
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Talk Now! Learn Irish

by Eurotalk

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2000
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9781862210448
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London, U.K.: Eurotalk Interactive, 2000. Comprehensive interactive CD-ROM language program designed for people who want to learn a language quickly. Contains coverage of pronunciation with native speakers, words and phrases; grammar; etc. Includes on screen help in over 80 languages; easy and hard quizzes and challenging memory games; print your own picture dictionary; monitor your progress. Compatible with Windows 95/98/NT/2000/XP… Read more
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Ershiwu Shi: Twenty-Five Official Dynastic Histories: Complete 50-Volume Set

by Tan, Sima; Qian, Sima

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Shanghai, China: Yinwen Yinshu Guan The official histories of China are compilated to the corpus of Twenty-five Histories (Ershiwu Shi) which comprise this 50-volume complete set. The 25 (26) Official Dynastic Histories includes: Shiji, Records of the Grand Scribe, a universal history compiled by Sima Tan and his son Sima Qian, ends in 93 BC Hanshu, Book of (Former)… Read more
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A Rhetoric of Science: Inventing Scientific Discourse

by Prelli, Lawrence J

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1989
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9780872496453
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Columbia, South Carolina: University of South Carolina Press, 1989. Comprehensive text presents a detailed examination of the topical logic of scientific rhetoric, including topics covering rhetorical invention; rhetorical topical method; the nature of rhetoric; general theory of rhetorical ends; rhetorical dimensions in scientific discourse; stasis procedures and analysis; discovering the lines of argument; practising rhetorical invention: creating scientifically reasonable claims;… Read more
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Introduction to Library Research in German Studies: Language, Literature, and Civilization

by Richardson, Larry L

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1984
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9780865311954
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Boulder, CO.: Westview Press, 1984. Comprehensive scholarly reference text presents a detailed guide to research in German studies, including the interdisciplinary areas of philosophy, religion, art, politics, cinema, music, culture, history, folklore, etc. Text explains the use of various bibliographic access systems, provides step-by-step search strategies from the traditional through modern computerized databases. 227 pgs. Illustrated with 23 figures. Publisher's… Read more
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Aramaic Studies (Formerly Journal for the Aramaic Bible): Volume 1, Issue 1, 2003

by Smelik, Willem F., Romeny, Bas Ter Haar

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2003
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London, England: Continuum Publishing, 2003. Scholarly Journal focuses on the studies of all Bible translations into Aramaic, including linguistics, translation strategies, and exegetical traditions. Topics contained in this volume are Hexaplaric Materials in Ecclesiastes and the Role of the Syro-Hexapla; Targumic Influence on Jewish Bible Translations in Neo-Aramaic, A New Dictionary of Samaritan Aramaic, Euphemisms in the Samaritan Targum of… Read more
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Diccionario Empresarial Stanford: Ingles- Frances- Espanol: 6th Edition

by Carmona, Isabel Alvarez; Lopez, Luis Barallat; De Juan, Marcellino Elosua; Garcia, Paloma Hernando; De Soto, Jesus Huerta

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1993
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Sixth Edition
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9788488717023
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Madrid, Spain: LID Editorial Empresarial, S.L., 1993. Comprehensive revised reference text presents the Enterprise Dictionary Stanford, containing over 4,000 words and phrases, their definitions and applications in a variety of disciplines including economics, law, business, banking, finance, commerce, international trade, marketing, sales, government, legislative, merchandising, consumerism, contracting, etc. 669 pgs. Gilt spine and front cover. Slight crease to lower spine.… Read more
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Yup'ik Phrase and Conversation Lessons

by Jacobson,Anna W., Jacobson,Steven A

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1996
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Limited to 500 Copies
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Fairbanks, Alaska: Alaska Native Language Center, 1996. Comprehensive language program written and recorded by the author, contains clear pronunciations of commonly used phrases and short conversatio in the Yup'ik Eskimo language of Southwestern Alaska. Includes an accompanying 58-page guidebook written in Yup'ik with English translations. Thirty-three lessons consist of simple phrase and word lists alternating with more advanced model dialogues.… Read more
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Spanish for the Medical Professions

by Kite,Ralph

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1993
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First Edition
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9780079113832
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New York: McGraw-Hill, 1993. Comprehensive workbook plus two accompanying audiocassettes presents 52 lessons designed for communicating with Spanish-speaking patients in a variety of health care settings. Includes coverage of grammar structures, vocabulary, language functions, and listening comprehension. 123 pgs. Some illustrations. Includes two New double-sided audio cassettes approximately 60 minutes run time each cassette.. First Edition. Soft Cover. As New.… Read more
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