The Routledge Handbook of Lexicography Hardback
Edited by Pedro A. (University of Valladolid, Spain and University of Stellenbosch, South Afr Fuertes-Olivera
Part of the Routledge Handbooks in Linguistics series
The Routledge Handbook of Lexicography provides a comprehensive overview of the major approaches to lexicography and their applications within the field.
This Handbook features key case studies and cutting-edge contributions from an international range of practitioners, teachers, and researchers.
Analysing the theory and practice of compiling dictionaries within the digital era, the 47 chapters address the core issues of:The foundations of lexicography, and its interactions with other disciplines including Corpus Linguistics and Information Science;Types of dictionaries, for purposes such as translation and teaching;Innovative specialised dictionaries such as the Oenolex wine dictionary and the Online Dictionary of New Zealand Sign Language;Lexicography and world languages, including Arabic, Hindi, Russian, Chinese, and Indonesian;The future of lexicography, including the use of the Internet, user participation, and dictionary portals. The Routledge Handbook of Lexicography is essential reading for researchers and students working in this area.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 810 pages, 33 Line drawings, black and white; 52 Halftones, black and white; 41 Tables, black and wh
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 02/10/2017
- Category: Lexicography
- ISBN: 9781138941601