Publishing Partner: Cambridge University Press CUP Extra Wiley-Blackwell Publisher Login
amazon logo
More Info


New from Oxford University Press!

ad

The Social Origins of Language

By Daniel Dor

Presents a new theoretical framework for the origins of human language and sets key issues in language evolution in their wider context within biological and cultural evolution


New from Cambridge University Press!

ad

Preposition Placement in English: A Usage-Based Approach

By Thomas Hoffmann

This is the first study that empirically investigates preposition placement across all clause types. The study compares first-language (British English) and second-language (Kenyan English) data and will therefore appeal to readers interested in world Englishes. Over 100 authentic corpus examples are discussed in the text, which will appeal to those who want to see 'real data'


New from Brill!

ad

Free Access 4 You

Free access to several Brill linguistics journals, such as Journal of Jewish Languages, Language Dynamics and Change, and Brill’s Annual of Afroasiatic Languages and Linguistics.


Book Information

   
Sun Image

Title: The Battle Over Spanish: Language Ideologies and Hispanic Intellectuals
Written By: Luis Gabriel-Stheeman
Jose Del Valle
Series Title: Routledge Studies in the History of Linguistics
Description:

THE BATTLE OVER SPANISH: Language Ideologies and Hispanic Intellectuals
Josi Del Valle, Fordham University, and Luis Gabriel-Stheeman
A fascinating examination of how a group of key Spanish and Latin American intellectuals of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries discussed the concept of Spanish language and how these discussions related to the formation of national identities and Hispanic culture. Routledge Studies in the History of Linguistics series.

December 2001: 256 pp
Hb:0415252563: $95.00 #60.00

Preface
Acknowledgments
Contributors
Biographical Notes
1. Nationalism, Hispanismo, and Monoglossic Culture, Luis
Gabriel-Stheeman and Josi del Valle
2. Linguistic Anti-Academicism and Hispanic Community:
Sarmiento and Unamuno, Barry Velleman
3. The Ideological Construction of an Empirical Base:
Selection and Elaboration in Andres Bello's Grammar:
Ideological Underpinnings, Belford More
4. Historical Linguistics and Cultural History: The Polemic between Rufino Josi Cuervo and Juan Valera, Josi de Valle
5. Menindez Pidal, National Regeneration and the Linguistic
Utopia, Josi del Valle
6. "For Their Own Good": The Spanish Identity and Its Great
Inquisitor, Miguel de Unamuno, Joan Ramon Resina
7. A Nobelman Grabs the Broom: Ortega y Gasset's Verbal
Hygiene, Luis Gabriel-Stheeman
8. Jose Maria Arguedas: Peruvian Spanish as Subversive
Assimilation, John C. Landreau
9. "Codo con Codo": Hispanic Community and the Language Spectacle,
Luis Gabriel-Stheeman and Josi del Valle
Works Cited

Publication Year: 2001
Publisher: Routledge (Taylor and Francis)
Review: Read the review
BibTex: View BibTex record
Linguistic Field(s): Sociolinguistics
Subject Language(s): Spanish
Issue: All announcements sent out by The LINGUIST List are emailed to our subscribers and archived with the Library of Congress.
Click here to see the original emailed issue.

Versions:
Format: Hardback
ISBN: 0415252563
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 256
Prices: $95.00/GBP60.00