Werth, Alexander (Hrsg.): Intra-individual Variation in Language (eBook)

This volume offers several empirical, methodological, and theoretical approaches to the study of observable variation within individuals on various linguistic levels. With a focus on German varieties, the chapters provide answers on the following questions (inter alia):
Which linguistic and extra-linguistic factors explain intra-individual variation? Is there observable intra-individual variation that cannot be explained by linguistic and extra-linguistic factors? Can group-level results be generalised to individual language usage and vice versa? Is intra-individual variation indicative of actual patterns of language change? How can intra-individual variation be examined in historical data?
Consequently, the various theoretical, methodological and empirical approaches in this volume offer a better understanding of the meaning of intra-individual variation for patterns of language development, language variation and change.
The inter- and transdisciplinary nature of the volume is an exciting new frontier, and the results of the studies in this book provide a wealth of new findings as well as challenges to some of the existing findings and assumptions regarding the nature of intra-individual variation.
Artikelnummer: 978-3-11-074312-8
Fr. 105.30
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Autor Pfenninger, Simone E. (Hrsg.) / Bülow, Lars (Hrsg.) / Werth, Alexander (Hrsg.) / Schiegg, Markus (Hrsg.)
Verlag De Gruyter
Einband Adobe Digital Editions
Erscheinungsjahr 2021
Seitenangabe 417 S.
Ausgabekennzeichen Englisch
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Reihe Trends in Linguistics. Studies and Monographs [TiLSM]
Plattform EPUB