Concise Encyclopedia of Pragmatics, Second Edition (Concise Encyclopedias of Language and Linguistics)

Concise Encyclopedia of Pragmatics, Second Edition (Concise Encyclopedias of Language and Linguistics)


Concise Encyclopedia of Pragmatics (COPE) 2e is an authoritative single-volume reference source comprehensively describing the self-discipline of pragmatics, a big department of ordinary language learn facing the examine of language in it is whole user-related theoretical and useful complexity.

As a spinoff quantity from Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics 2e, it includes contributions from the main students of semantics of their quite a few specializations and attracts on 20+ years of improvement within the mother or father paintings in a compact and reasonable structure. mostly meant for tertiary point inquiry and examine, this can be useful as a reference paintings for undergraduate and postgraduate scholars in addition to lecturers inquiring into the learn of which means and that means family inside languages. As pragmatics is a centrally vital and inherently cross-cutting zone inside linguistics, it's going to consequently be correct not only for that means experts, yet for many linguistic audiences.

* Edited by way of Jacob Mey, a number one pragmatics professional, and authored through experts
* the newest traits within the box authoritatively reviewed and interpreted in context of comparable disciplines
* Drawn from the richest, such a lot authoritative, finished and the world over acclaimed reference source within the linguistics region
* Compact and cheap unmarried quantity reference structure

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