Concise Encyclopedia of Pragmatics (COPE) 2nd edition is an
authoritative single-volume reference resource comprehensively
describing the discipline of pragmatics, an important branch of
natural language study which deals with the various implied
meanings of a given idea imparted in speech.
As a derivative volume from Encyclopedia of Language and
Linguistics 2nd edition, it comprises contributions from the
foremost scholars of semantics in their various specializations and
draws on 20+ years of development in the parent work in a compact
and affordable format. Principally intended for tertiary level
inquiry and research, this will be invaluable as a reference work
for undergraduate and postgraduate students as well as academics
inquiring into the study of meaning and meaning relations within
languages. As pragmatics is a centrally important and inherently
cross-cutting area within linguistics it will therefore be relevant
not just for meaning specialists, but for most linguistic
* Edited by Jacob Mey, a leading pragmatics specialist, and
authored by experts
* The latest trends in the field authoritatively reviewed and
interpreted in context of related disciplines.
* Drawn from the richest, most authoritative, comprehensive and
internationally acclaimed reference resource in the linguistics
* Compact and affordable single volume reference format
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