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Kristiansen, Gitte, Michel Achard, René Dirven and Francisco José Ruiz de Mendoza Ibáñez. 2006. Cognitive Linguistics: Foundations and Fields of Application: A Reader (Applications of Cognitive Linguistics [ACL] 1). Berlin: Mouton De Gruyter . viii, 342 pp. URL


This is an up-to-date survey of recent research in Cognitive Linguistics and its applications by prominent researchers. The volume brings together generally accessible syntheses and special studies of Cognitive Linguistics strands in a sizable format and is thus an asset not only to the Cognitive Linguistics community, but also to neighbouring disciplines and linguists in general. The volume covers a wide range of fields and combines wide accessibility with a highly specific information value. (Publisher Book Description)