A History of the Spanish Lexicon: A Linguistic Perspective by Steven N. Dworkin English, Spanish | 2012 | ISBN: 0199541140 | 352 pages | PDF | 1,5 MB
This history of the Spanish lexicon is written from the interacting perspectives of linguistic and cultural change and in the light of advances in the study of language contact and lexical change. The author describes the language inherited from spoken Latin in the Iberian Peninsula during six centuries of Roman occupation and examines the degree to which it imported words from the languages - of which only Basque survives - of pre-Roman Spain.
Talk As Therapy: Psychotherapy in a Linguistic Perspective (Trends in Applied Linguistics, Book 7) by Joanna Pawelczyk English | 2011 | ISBN: 1934078662 | 254 pages | PDF | 1 MB
The book is an empirical study of naturally occurring talk between psychotherapist and clients. Talk as Therapy aims to investigate how psychotherapy as practice is contextually and interactionally accomplished.
Jay Schulkin, "Cognitive Adaptation: A Pragmatist Perspective" English | pages: 210 | 2008 | ISBN: 0521517915 | PDF | 7,1 mb
Cognitive Adaptation: A Pragmatist Perspective argues that there is a fundamental link between cognitive/neural systems and evolution that underlies human activity. One important result is that the line between nature and culture and scientific and humanistic inquiry is quite permeable - the two are fairly continuous with each other.
Information Structuring of Spoken Language from a Cross-linguistic Perspective (Trends in Linguistics. Studies and Monographs, Book 283) by M. M. Jocelyne Fernandez-Vest and Robert D. Van Valin English | 2015 | ISBN: 3110352060 | 333 pages | PDF | 1,5 MB
Cognitive Space and Linguistic Case: Semantic and Syntactic Categories in English (Studies in English Language) by Izchak M. Schlesinger English | Nov. 2, 2006 | ISBN: 0521027365, 052143436X | 253 Pages | PDF | 5 MB
This study sheds new light on the complex relationship between cognitive and linguistic categories.