The Resource Language as behaviour, language as code : a study of academic English, Lynne Young, (electronic book)

Language as behaviour, language as code : a study of academic English, Lynne Young, (electronic book)

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Language as behaviour, language as code : a study of academic English
Title
Language as behaviour, language as code
Title remainder
a study of academic English
Statement of responsibility
Lynne Young
Title variation
  • Language as behavior, language as code
  • Language, behaviour and code
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This work arose from the desire to teach foreign students in North America a particular variety of language used in their disciplines (speech situations), whereupon the inadequacy or non-existence of previous study became apparent.Given this raison d'être, the work first illustrates one approach to the analysis of language in order to test whether something of significance can be said about the typology of texts and discourse. The approach chosen is Systemic Functional Grammar, with its roots in the Prague School of Linguistics and the London School of J.R. Firth, a theory that is particularly
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Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Young, Lynne
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PE1128.A2
LC item number
Y628 1990eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • English language
  • Interdisciplinary approach in education
  • Education, Higher
  • English language
  • Pragmatics
Label
Language as behaviour, language as code : a study of academic English, Lynne Young, (electronic book)
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10484074
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
ix, 304 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
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ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
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Label
Language as behaviour, language as code : a study of academic English, Lynne Young, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10484074
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
ix, 304 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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