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Linguistics and Literature
This chapter discusses linguistics and literature. It is part of a collection which provides a comprehensive and accessible account of the field of linguistics. The book begins with a generalExpand
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Linguistics and literature : language in the verbal arts of the world
Linguistics and Literature is the first book to offer an overview of how linguistic theory can be applied to the oral and written literatures of the world. Introducing basic concepts in linguisticsExpand
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Language and Literary Structure: The Linguistic Analysis of Form in Verse and Narrative
How does a literary text get to have literary form, and what is the relation between literary form and linguistic form? This theoretical study of linguistic structure in literature focuses on verseExpand
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Why is verse poetry
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The metres of ‘Dover Beach’
‘Dover Beach’ is an iambic text which has four different lengths of line. I apply the Bracketed Grid theory of metrical form to the text and show that the four lengths of line can all be generated byExpand
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Symmetric and asymmetric relations, and the aesthetics of form in poetic language
This article asks how the properties of symmetry and asymmetry, as aesthetic properties, are realized in literary language. I will argue that language makes available many kinds of asymmetry, andExpand
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Formal interactions in poetic meter
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We show how the theory of Fabb & Halle (2008) accounts for Icelandic drottkvaett and Vietnamese verse and show that there are issues of complexity of interaction of rules. Expand
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Literary studies in action
Literary Studies in Action is a new kind of textbook: a combination of workbook and handbook. Instead of just outlining the discipline of literary studies, Literary Studies in Action helps theExpand
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A hierarchy of wants: Towards an integrative framework for counselling, psychotherapy and social change
Strathprints is designed to allow users to access the research output of the University of Strathclyde. Unless otherwise explicitly stated on the manuscript, Copyright © and Moral Rights for theExpand
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How to Write Essays and Dissertations: A Guide for English Literature Students
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The first book that literature students should read, this guide reveals the distinct set of skills, conventions and methods of essay and dissertation writing. Expand
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