Written Language Revisited

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Josef Vachek, one of the last living exponents of the Prague School, has dedicated 50 years of his life to the study of written language in all its aspects. This volume is a tribute to him on the occasion of his 80th birthday. It contains a selection of his papers written between 1945 and 1987. Contents Writing and phonetic transcription; Written language and printed language; The linguistic status of written utterances; The primacy of writing?; Segmentation of the flow of speech and written language; The stylistics of written language; Glossematics and written language; Paralinguistic sounds, written language and language development; Written language as a heterogenous system; The 1929 Praguian Theses, internal speech, and written language; Written language seen from the functionalist angle; On the problem of written language; The development of the written norm of English; Puristic tendencies in written language; Redundancy in written language with special regard to capitalization of graphemes; Spelling as an important linguistic concept; Pluridimensionality of written utterances and its consequences; Revaluations of redundant graphemes; Thoughts on some fifty years of research in written language.
[Not in series, 41]  1989.  xiv, 220 pp.
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Table of Contents
Acknowledgments
vii
Introduction
ix
Some remarks on writing and phonetic transcription (1945–49)
1
Written language and printed language (1948)
9
On the linguistic status of written utterances (1965)
17
The primacy of writing? (1974)
25
Segmentation of the flow of speech and written language (1979)
35
Some remarks on the stylistics of written language (1979)
43
Glossematics and written language (1980)
53
Paralinguistic sounds, written language and language development (1981)
61
Written language as a heterogeneous system (1982)
73
The 1929 Praguin Theses, internal speech, and written language (1985)
83
Written language seen from the functionalist angle (1987)
91
On the problem of written language (1939, revised 1987)
103
Notes on the development of the written norm of English (1959, revised 1987)
117
Some remarks on puristic tendencies in written language (1987)
141
Remarks on redundancy in written language with special regard to capitalization of graphemes (1987)
151
Spelling as an important linguistic concept (1987)
167
On pluridimensionality of written utterances and its consequences (1987)
175
Some remarks on revaluations of redundant graphemes (1987)
187
Thoughts on some fifty years of research in written language (1987)
197
Index of persons
215
Index of subjects
219
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Linguistics

Writing and literacy
BIC Subject: CF – Linguistics
BISAC Subject: LAN009000 – LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / General
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ONIX 2.1
ONIX 3.0
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