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Lyons, John 1932-

Overview
Works: 93 works in 1,186 publications in 19 languages and 12,766 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Conference papers and proceedings  Abstracts  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Other, Dedicatee
Classifications: P325, 410
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Most widely held works about John Lyons
 
Most widely held works by John Lyons
Noam Chomsky by John Lyons( Book )

242 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in 15 languages and held by 2,745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a concise and accessible introduction to the work of Noam Chomsky, whose ideas on the study of language have exerted considerable influence on the fields of linguistics, psychology, anthropology, robotics and artificial intelligence
Semantics by John Lyons( Book )

115 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A general introduction synthesizing work from many disciplines on meaning and communication. Little technical knowledge needed, as all relevant terms and concepts carefully explained
Introduction to theoretical linguistics by John Lyons( Book )

93 editions published between 1968 and 1996 in 9 languages and held by 1,492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an overview of the central areas of linguistics - phonetics and phonology, grammar and semantics
New horizons in linguistics by John Lyons( Book )

126 editions published between 1970 and 1996 in 5 languages and held by 1,230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bundel gevarieerde studies op het gebied van de taalwetenschap, sterk onder invloed van het werk van de Amerikaanse linguist Chomsky en de nieuwe contacten met de menswetenschappen
Language and linguistics : an introduction by John Lyons( Book )

7 editions published between 1981 and 1987 in English and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psycholinguistics papers : the proceedings of the 1966 Edinburgh Conference by Edinburgh University Conference on Psycholinguistics( Book )

39 editions published between 1966 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Linguistic semantics : an introduction by John Lyons( Book )

40 editions published between 1909 and 2010 in English and Chinese and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book, designed as a textbook for introductory study of semantics within college-level linguistics, focuses on the study of meaning as it is systematically encoded in the vocabulary and grammar of natural languages. The term "semantics" is presumed here to include pragmatics. An introductory section explains fundamental theoretical and metalinguistic concepts, including terminology and basic theories of meaning. Three subsequent sections address in detail three different areas of semantics: lexical meaning (words as meaningful units, defining the meaning of words, and the structural approach to lexical semantics); sentence-meaning (meaningful and meaningless sentences, sentence-meaning and proposition content, and formalization of sentence-meaning); and utterance-meaning (speech acts and illocutionary force, text and discourse, context and co-text, and subjectivity of utterance). Contains a list of references for further reading and a substantial bibliography. Contents are also indexed. (Mse)
Structural semantics; an analysis of part of the vocabulary of Plato by John Lyons( Book )

50 editions published between 1963 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Language, meaning, and context by John Lyons( Book )

47 editions published between 1981 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revision reciente de teorias sobre semantica
Natural language and universal grammar by John Lyons( Book )

29 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 1
Grammar and meaning : essays in honour of Sir John Lyons by F. R Palmer( Book )

24 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since the publication of his Introduction to Theoretical Linguistics (1968), Sir John Lyons became one of the most important and internationally renowned contributors to the study of linguistics. In a career which spanned several decades, he addressed himself to a broad range of issues of fundamental importance and is particularly noted for his seminal two-volume work, Semantics (1977). This volume, which is edited with an introduction by F. R. Palmer, gathers together a collection of essays by distinguished scholars on topics related to Lyons's work. In a concluding essay, Lyons responds to the contributors and reflects on the intellectual underpinning of his own work
Die Sprache by John Lyons( Book )

23 editions published between 1983 and 1992 in German and English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Semantics by John Lyons( Book )

41 editions published between 1977 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book, which can be read independently, deals with more specifically linguistic problems in semantics and contains substantial original material
Semantique linguistique by John Lyons( Book )

14 editions published between 1980 and 1990 in French and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The origin of species and other poems by Ernesto Cardenal( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Along with its title poem, a meditation on Charles Darwin's theory of evolution, this volume by Latin American poet Ernesto Cardenal includes twenty new poems--some appearing for the first time in English and some previously unpublished--and new cantos supplementing Cosmic Canticle"--Provided by publisher
The Psychological mechanisms of language : a joint symposium of the Royal Society and the British Academy held on 11 and 12 March 1981 by Donald E Broadbent( Book )

18 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Éléments de sémantique by John Lyons( Book )

12 editions published in 1978 in French and Undetermined and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Semantik by John Lyons( Book )

8 editions published between 1977 and 1989 in German and Polish and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Semántica by John Lyons( Book )

15 editions published between 1977 and 1989 in 4 languages and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neue Perspektiven in der Linguistik by John Lyons( Book )

10 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in German and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Introduction to theoretical linguistics
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SemanticsIntroduction to theoretical linguisticsLinguistic semantics : an introductionNatural language and universal grammarGrammar and meaning : essays in honour of Sir John LyonsSemanticsThe origin of species and other poems
Alternative Names
John Lyons britischer Sprachwissenschaftler

John Lyons linguiste britannique

John Lyons taalkundige

Lai'angsi, Yuehan 1932-

Lai'angzi 1932-

Laĭonz, Dzhon 1932-

Lajonz, Džon.

Lajonz, Džon 1932-

Liyūnz, Jūn 1932-

Lyons

Lyons, J.

Lyons, J. 1932-

Lyons, J. (John)

Lyons, J. (John), 1932-

Lyons, John

Τζον Λάιονς

Лайонз, Джон 1932-

جان لاینز زبان‌شناس بریتانیایی

جون ليونز

جون ليونز، 1932-

لوينز، جون، 1932-

जोन लियोन्स

জন লায়ন্স (ভাষাবিজ্ঞানী)

ਜੌਹਨ ਲਾੲਿਨਜ਼

라이언스, 존 1932-

라이언스, 죤 1932-

라이언즈, 존 1932-

라이온스, J. 1932-

라이온즈, 존 1932-

라이온즈, 죤 1932-

ジョン・ライアンズ

ライアンズ, ジョン

ライオンズ, ジョン

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