Close
Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Search
Linguistics in the Twenty First Century

Linguistics in the Twenty First Century (Hardback)

£44.99
To Order. Estimated despatch in 1-3 weeks.
Email me when back in stock

Synopsis

This book is the result of the cooperation between Cambridge Scholars Press and the Centre for Applied Linguistics of the Ministry of Science, Technology and the Environment of Santiago de Cuba. The present volume is a peer-reviewed selection from the papers written in English that were presented at the 9th International Symposium on Social Communication (Santiago de Cuba, January 24-28, 2005). The symposia are held by the Santiago-based institution every two years. Since their inception in 1987, these meetings have provided an excellent opportunity for scientific exchange among scholars from all continents, through the presentation of papers, keynote speeches, and workshops focusing on the most current and recent results of linguistics and other related disciplines that are also invited to the event. This volume includes 34 papers subdivided in eight sections: General Linguistics (8), Phonetics (5), Lexicology (3), Corpus Linguistics (2), Natural Language Processing (9), Foreign Languages (3), Mass Media (2) and Art, Ethnology and Folklore (2). These articles provide an excellent overview of the current state of research from around the world.

Scholars came from Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, China, Cuba, Spain, United States, France, Greek, Holland, Hungary, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Portugal and the United Kingdom. It is important to highlight the presence in this book of papers by some of the world's leading researchers in linguistics, including Prof. Dr. Anton Nijholt, from Twente University, Enschede, The Netherlands; Prof. Dr. Nicoletta Calzolari, director of the prestigious Institute of Computational Linguistics of Pisa, Italy; Prof. Dr. Michael Zock, from the Scientific Research Center of France; Prof. Dr. Dieter Fensel, from the Digital Enterprise Research Institute of Leopold-Franzens University, Innsbruck, Austria; Prof Dr. Gloria Corpas Pastor from the University of Malaga, Spain; and the doctors Inaki Alegria, Xabier Arregi and Xabier Artola, from the IXA Group of the Basque Country University.

Languages with Grant & CutlerLearning & Reference By SubjectListening skillsLanguages with Grant & CutlerLinguisticsGrammar, syntax Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing Publication Date: 01/05/2006 ISBN-13: 9781904303862  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
Availability: To Order. Estimated despatch in 1-3 weeks.  

Leonel Ruiz Miyares (Santiago de Cuba, 1961) obtained a Diploma in Informatics at the Energetic Institute of Moscow in February of 1986. In 2001 he was awarded a Doctoral degree in technical sciences (specialization in Computational Linguistics) at the University of Oriente, Santiago de Cuba, with collaboration of University of Twente, The Netherlands. He is the Director of the Centre for Applied Linguistics of the Cuban Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment. Leonel Ruiz Miyares co-organizes every two years the International Symposiums on Social Communication, one of the more important congresses on Linguistics in the Caribbean area. He has participated in the international and national projects, for example, the Electronic version of the Cuban Basic School Dictionary in cooperation with Basque Country University. He also has participated in national and international events as keynote speaker and as participant. Main fields of interest: Computational Lexicology and Lexicography, Corpus Linguistics, Electronic Dictionaries, Computational Morphology and POS tagging.

More books by Eloina Miyares Bermudez

More books by Leonel Ruiz Miyares

Leave Review

Delivery

Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
UK Standard Delivery FREE FREE 3-5 Days
UK First Class £4.50 £1.00 1-2 Days
UK Courier £7.00 £1.00 1-2 Days
Western Europe** Courier £17.00 £3.00 2-3 Days
Western Europe** Airmail £5.00 £1.50 4-14 Days
USA / Canada Courier £20.00 £3.00 2-4 Days
USA / Canada Airmail £7.00 £3.00 4-14 Days
Rest of World Courier £22.50 £3.00 3-6 Days
Rest of World Airmail £8.00 £3.00 7-21 Days

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Delivery Help & FAQs

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

Teach Yourself Complete Japanese
(Book with CD(s))
Gihooly, H. & M. Kurose
 
 
£29.99
 
Read Think Write: True Integration...
(Paperback)
David Rothman; Jilani Warsi
 
 
£71.99
 

Currently out of stock

Latest Blog
#FoylesFive: Foreign Languages Part Two
13/12/2017

Our knowledgeable Languages Department have put together a great selection of books, to help share the magic of reading in every language. Here are their Dutch, Russian and Polish selections.

#FoylesFive: The Last Jedi
12/12/2017

As Star Wars: The Last Jedi drops out of hyperspace and into a cinema near you, Matt from our Web Team gives us his selection of the best Last Jedi books.

#FoylesFive: Foreign Languages Part One
08/12/2017

Our knowledgeable and fabulous Languages Department have put together a great selection of books, to help share the magic of reading in every language. First up we have books in Italian, Portugese and Swedish.

View all Blog Entries
Twitter
Show/Hide Tweets
© W&G Foyle Ltd