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On Grammar

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On Grammar by M.A.K. Halliday
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This is the first volume in a series presenting the collected works of Professor M.A.K. Halliday. This volume contains 17 papers, including a new piece entitled "A Personal Perspective", in which Professor Halliday offers his own perspective on language and linguistic theory as covered in his collected works. The first part of the book presents early papers (1957-1966) on basic concepts such as category, structure, class, and rank. The second part highlights how over the span of two decades (mid-sixties to mid-eighties) Halliday developed systemic theory to account for linguistic phenomena extending upward through the ranks from word to clause to text. The third part includes more recent work in which Halliday discusses the issues confronting those who would study linguistics, or as Firth described it "language turned back on itself".

Author Biography

M A K Halliday was born in Yorkshire in 1925. In 1965 he became Professor of General Linguistics at University College London. In 1975 he was appointed Foundation Professor of Linguistics at the University of Sydney, where he remained until his retirement.
Release date NZ
August 1st, 2002
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
1, black & white illustrations
Imprint
Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd.
Pages
454
Dimensions
156x234x25
ISBN-13
9780826449443
Product ID
1734538

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