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A General Introduction to Linguistics

Tariq Rahman

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ISBN 10: 8125039791 / ISBN 13: 9788125039792
Published by Orient BlackSwan, 2010
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A General Introduction to Linguistics takes the lay reader through the scientific study of language, linguistics. Moving away from a Euro-centric premise, the author begins with Paniniâ??s description of Sanskrit grammar in his eight books, the Ashtadhayi and moves on to linguists who have contributed to the discipline like de Saussure, Bloomfield and Chomsky, whose theories it conveys simply and lucidly. It also deals with current linguistic theories and touches upon issues in socio-linguistics, linguistic human rights and language death. Printed Pages: 208. Bookseller Inventory # 16235

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Title: A General Introduction to Linguistics

Publisher: Orient BlackSwan

Publication Date: 2010

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition:New

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A general introduction to linguistics takes the lay reader through the scientific study of language and linguistics moving away from a eurocentric premise, the author begins with paninis description of sanskrit grammar in his eight books, the ashtadhayi and moves on to linguists who have contributed to the discipline like de saussure, bloomfield and chomsky, whose theories it conveys simply and lucidly it also deals with current linguistic theories and touches upon issues in socio-linguistics, linguistic human rights and language death

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