Home > Research > Publications & Outputs > Corpus linguistics
View graph of relations

Corpus linguistics: Method, theory and practice

Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

Published

Standard

Corpus linguistics : Method, theory and practice. / McEnery, Tony; Hardie, Andrew.

Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2011. 294 p.

Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

Harvard

APA

Vancouver

Author

McEnery, Tony ; Hardie, Andrew. / Corpus linguistics : Method, theory and practice. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2011. 294 p.

Bibtex

@book{034df333dea5428fb5c5bd232b56739d,
title = "Corpus linguistics: Method, theory and practice",
abstract = "Corpus linguistics is the study of language data on a large scale – the computer-aided analysis of very extensive collections of transcribed utterances or written texts. This textbook outlines the basic methods of corpus linguistics, explains how the discipline of corpus linguistics developed and surveys the major approaches to the use of corpus data. It uses a broad range of examples to show how corpus data has led to methodological and theoretical innovation in linguistics in general. Clear and detailed explanations lay out the key issues of method and theory in contemporary corpus linguistics. A structured and coherent narrative links the historical development of the field to current topics in 'mainstream' linguistics. Practical tasks and questions for discussion at the end of each chapter encourage students to test their understanding of what they have read and an extensive glossary provides easy access to definitions of technical terms used in the text.",
author = "Tony McEnery and Andrew Hardie",
year = "2011",
month = jan,
day = "1",
doi = "10.1017/CBO9780511981395",
language = "English",
isbn = "9780521838511",
publisher = "Cambridge University Press",

}

RIS

TY - BOOK

T1 - Corpus linguistics

T2 - Method, theory and practice

AU - McEnery, Tony

AU - Hardie, Andrew

PY - 2011/1/1

Y1 - 2011/1/1

N2 - Corpus linguistics is the study of language data on a large scale – the computer-aided analysis of very extensive collections of transcribed utterances or written texts. This textbook outlines the basic methods of corpus linguistics, explains how the discipline of corpus linguistics developed and surveys the major approaches to the use of corpus data. It uses a broad range of examples to show how corpus data has led to methodological and theoretical innovation in linguistics in general. Clear and detailed explanations lay out the key issues of method and theory in contemporary corpus linguistics. A structured and coherent narrative links the historical development of the field to current topics in 'mainstream' linguistics. Practical tasks and questions for discussion at the end of each chapter encourage students to test their understanding of what they have read and an extensive glossary provides easy access to definitions of technical terms used in the text.

AB - Corpus linguistics is the study of language data on a large scale – the computer-aided analysis of very extensive collections of transcribed utterances or written texts. This textbook outlines the basic methods of corpus linguistics, explains how the discipline of corpus linguistics developed and surveys the major approaches to the use of corpus data. It uses a broad range of examples to show how corpus data has led to methodological and theoretical innovation in linguistics in general. Clear and detailed explanations lay out the key issues of method and theory in contemporary corpus linguistics. A structured and coherent narrative links the historical development of the field to current topics in 'mainstream' linguistics. Practical tasks and questions for discussion at the end of each chapter encourage students to test their understanding of what they have read and an extensive glossary provides easy access to definitions of technical terms used in the text.

U2 - 10.1017/CBO9780511981395

DO - 10.1017/CBO9780511981395

M3 - Book

SN - 9780521838511

BT - Corpus linguistics

PB - Cambridge University Press

CY - Cambridge

ER -