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Aitchison, Jean 1925-

Overview
Works: 35 works in 205 publications in 3 languages and 2,265 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Bibliography  Terminology  Controlled vocabularies  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Secretary, Contributor, Editor, Other
Classifications: Z695, 410
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Most widely held works by Jean Aitchison
Thesaurus construction: a practical manual by Jean Aitchison( Book )

51 editions published between 1972 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thesaurus construction and use : a practical manual by Jean Aitchison( Book )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A practical guide to the construction of thesauri for use in information retrieval, written by leading experts in the field
International thesaurus of refugee terminology by Jean Aitchison( Book )

13 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thesaurus of indexing terms related to refugee- and forced-migration information
Unesco thesaurus : a structured list of descriptors for indexing and retrieving literature in the fields of education, science, social science, culture, and communication by Unesco( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and the University of London Computer Centre presents the UNESCO Thesaurus, a controlled vocabulary developed by UNESCO. The thesaurus includes subject terms for such areas as education, science, culture, social and human sciences, information and communication, politics, law, and economics. The thesaurus also includes the names of countries and groupings of countries
Bibliography of mono- and multilingual vocabularies, thesauri subject headings, and classification schemes in the social sciences by Aslib( Book )

12 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and French and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thesaurofacet: a thesaurus & faceted classification for engineering & related subjects by Jean Aitchison( Book )

4 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A report on a test of the index of metallurgical literature of Western Reserve University by Aslib( Book )

5 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bibliographie des vocabulaires, thésaurus, vedettes-matières et systèmes de classification mono et multilingues dans le domaine des sciences sociales by Jean Aitchison( Book )

11 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in French and English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thesaurus international de la terminologie relative aux réfugiés by Jean Aitchison( Book )

7 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Department of Health thesaurus of health and social care terms : the DH-data thesaurus by Jean Aitchison( Book )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alternatives to the scientific periodical : a review of methods reported in the literature by Jean Aitchison( Book )

8 editions published between 1974 and 1976 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Linguistics by Jean Aitchison( Book )

6 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to linguistics, this edition contains a chapter on language and style, discussing literature, advertising and newspapers. There are also sections on language origin, the role of verbs, language and power, and sign language
DH/DSS-Data thesaurus : the thesaurus of the Departments of Health and Social Security Library Services, London by Jean Aitchison( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Register of United Kingdom research in information science and librarianship : feasibility study by Jean Aitchison( Book )

5 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English Electric : a faceted subject classification for engineering by English Electric Company Limited( Book )

5 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A glossary of language and mind by Jean Aitchison( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This alphabetic guide to language and mind gives an up-to-date introduction to the key topics of speech comprehension, speech production and child language. Written by a well-known author in the field, the entries are concise and lucid, and provide an easy-to-read overview of an area of linguistics which lies at the core of the human ability to use language."--Jacket
 
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Thesaurus construction and use : a practical manual
Alternative Names
Binns, Jean 1925-

Jean Aitchison Linguist and writer

Languages
English (130)

French (44)

Spanish (4)

Covers
International thesaurus of refugee terminologyLinguisticsA glossary of language and mind