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Linguistic Landscape: Expanding the Scenery by Elana Shohamy,Durk Gorter PDF

By Elana Shohamy,Durk Gorter

ISBN-10: 0415988721

ISBN-13: 9780415988728

ISBN-10: 041598873X

ISBN-13: 9780415988735

In this complete and pioneering quantity, language students from around the globe learn the "linguistic panorama" from a number of perspectives – theoretical, methodological, and significant. Written through widely known specialists, the articles in Linguistic panorama analyze linguistic landscapes in a number of foreign contexts. Dozens of images illustrate using language within the environment – the phrases and photographs displayed and uncovered in public areas. appropriate for graduate or complicated undergraduate scholars in utilized linguistics, sociolinguistics, and language coverage experiences, Linguistic panorama is an essential contribution to a burgeoning field.

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