First Person Singular III

Autobiographies by North American scholars in the language sciences

E.F.K. Koerner † | University of Ottawa
ISBN 9789027245762 (Eur) | EUR 110.00
ISBN 9781556196324 (USA) | USD 165.00
ISBN 9789027275592 | EUR 110.00 | USD 165.00
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This sequel to the First Person Singular volumes published in 1980 and 1991, respectively (SiHoLS 21 and 61) presents autobiographical accounts by major North American linguists. This material provides an important primary source for the history and development of the discipline during the 20th century. The volume includes photographs of all contributors and is completed by a full index of biographical names and a detailed index of subjects and languages which turn it into a useful research tool.
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Main BIC Subject

CF: Linguistics

Main BISAC Subject

LAN009000: LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / General
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U.S. Library of Congress Control Number:  98048762 | Marc record