This chapter discusses linguistics and literature. It is part of a collection which provides a comprehensive and accessible account of the field of linguistics. The book begins with a general overview that considers the origins of language, frames the discipline within its historical context, and looks at how linguists acquire new data. It then turns to the traditional subdisciplines of linguistics.
|Title of host publication||The Handbook of Linguistics|
|Editors||Mark Aronoff, Janie Rees-Miller|
|Place of Publication||Malden MA|
|Number of pages||20|
|Publication status||Published - 30 Aug 2000|
|Name||Blackwell Handbooks in Linguistics|