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Proceedings of Methods XIII

Papers from the Thirteenth International Conference on Methods in Dialectology, 2008

by Barry Heselwood (Volume editor) Clive Upton (Volume editor)
Edited Collection XVI, 382 Pages

Summary

This volume of papers from the 13th International Conference on Methods in Dialectology, held at the University of Leeds in 2008, collects together current research and recent methodological developments in the study of dialects by new and established scholars. It is organised into themed sections reporting on historical dialectology, dialect literature, the production of dialect maps and atlases, and the collection and organisation of material for dialect dictionaries and corpora. Perceptual dialectology and dialect intelligibility are also featured, and there are linguistic analyses of dialectal data from many language varieties.

Details

Pages
XVI, 382
ISBN (PDF)
9783653000573
ISBN (Hardcover)
9783631612408
Language
English
Publication date
2011 (September)
Published
Frankfurt am Main, Berlin, Bern, Bruxelles, New York, Oxford, Wien, 2010. XVI, 382 pp., num. tables and graphs

Biographical notes

Barry Heselwood (Volume editor) Clive Upton (Volume editor)

The Editors: Barry Heselwood is Senior Lecturer in the Department of Phonetics & Linguistics at the University of Leeds, where he teaches articulatory and instrumental phonetics. Clive Upton, a specialist in English dialectology, is Professor of English Language in the School of English, University of Leeds, and pronunciation advisor to the OED.

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