6 edition of The language of science found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-235) and index.
|Statement||M.A.K. Halliday ; edited by Jonathan J. Webster.|
|Series||Collected works of M.A.K. Halliday ;, v. 5|
|Contributions||Webster, Jonathan, 1955-|
|LC Classifications||Q226 .H35 2004|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxiv, 243 p. :|
|Number of Pages||243|
|LC Control Number||2004558866|
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'Halliday's investigations into grammatical metaphor take us deeply into the way we construct and expand meanings, starting with representations of concrete experienced events and ending with theoretical worlds populated by abstract entities linked through generalized relations and causalities.
He finds these processes most strikingly in the development of the modern sciences that have Reviews: 1. Browse the book with Google Preview». I had no desire to entice you with misleading premises, for there are, to be sure, many languages of science: the language of university science lectures and the explanatory inquiries of the elementary school classroom; the language of scientists debating issues in the laboratory; the language of papers presented at conferences and of articles in.
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Collins is direct and sincere in his presentation/5(). In dialogue with James McGilvray, Professor of Philosophy at McGill University, Chomsky takes up a wide variety of topics – the nature of language, the philosophies of language and mind, morality and universality, science and common sense, and the evolution of : Noam Chomsky, James McGilvray.
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Description of the book "Language Of Science": The fifth volume of the collected works of Professor M.A.K. Halliday, The Language of Science explores the semantic character of scientific discourse.
The chapters are organized into two sections, one being on grammatical metaphor- the other dealing with scientific English.
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Gordin is a professor of the history of science at Princeton and his upcoming book, Scientific Babel, explores the history of language and science. Gordin says that English was far from the dominant scientific language in The dominant language was German.
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