Essays on Terminology

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A carefully selected collection of essays by the most renowned specialist in terminology in France, now published in English. The chapters deal with the origins of terminology, theoretical issues, social aspects, neologisms and evolution, lexicology and lexicography, applied issues, description and control, standardization and terminology in Le Grand Robert. It contains the revised and translated chapters of Rey's famous La Terminologienoms et notions and other recent articles in English. This book is essential reading for terminology theorists and practitioners and will serve as elementary reading in Terminology training. It includes a complete bibliography of Alain Rey's writings.
[Benjamins Translation Library, 9]  1995.  xiv, 223 pp.
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Table of Contents
Editor’s note
ix
Abbreviations
xi
Acknowledgements
xiii
Preface: Alain Rey, A Paradoxical terminologist
Bruno de Bessé
1
Introduction: The scope of terminology
7
1. Origins and developments of terminology
11
2. Theoretical issues in terminology
23
3. A new era for terminology: from social aspects to theory
49
4. The concept of neologism and the evolution of terminologies in individual languages
63
5. Terminologies: a challenge to lexicologists
85
6. Applied terminology
95
7. Terminology and lexicography
113
8. Terminologies and terminography
125
9. Desciption and control of terminologies
135
10. Linguistic and terminological standardisation from the perspective of their legal status
167
11. Terminology in a general language dictionary of french — Le Grand Robert
181
Notes
187
Bibliography and further reading
199
Dictionaries and other works cited in the essays
210
Publications by Alain Rey in the field of terminology
212
Author index
215
Subject index
221
Subjects

Terminology & Lexicography

Lexicography
Terminology
BIC Subject: CFM – Lexicography
BISAC Subject: LAN009000 – LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / General
U.S. Library of Congress Control Number:  94045807
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