9780415485746

Just A Phrase I'm Going Through: My Life in Language

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  • ISBN13:

    9780415485746

  • ISBN10:

    0415485746

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Nonspecific Binding
  • Copyright: 2009-06-08
  • Publisher: Routledge
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Table of Contents

Prologue
Being a Linguist Panel
Linguist as Detective
A Semilingual Start Panel
Linguist as Historian
New Worlds Panel
Linguist as Musician Panel
Linguist as Actor
Liverpool School Panel
Linguist as Reader Panel
...and Entrepreneur Panel
Linguist as Fieldworker
Extra-Curricular Acts Panel
Linguist as Editor
Learning, and not Learning, about Language Panel
Linguist as Couturier Panel
Linguist as Quantity Surveyor
Becoming Academic Panel
Linguist as Phonetician
Surveying Panel
Linguist as Doctor
Worlds Within Worlds Panel
Linguist as Dancer
Becoming Professional Panel
Linguist as Foul-Mouth
The Sexy Subject Panel
Linguist as Lexicographer Panel
Linguist as Revolutionary
Meeting a Need Panel
Linguist as Tease
Choices and Consequences Panel
Linguist as Grammarian
Meetings and Meetings Panel
Linguist as (Failed) Speech Therapist
Looking for Remedies Panel
Linguist as Interviewer
Why Did You Resign? Panel
Linguist as Indexer
The Encyclopedia Game Panel
Linguist as Spymaster
Schizoid Man Panel
Linguist as Plant
Busyness and Business Panel
Linguist as Voice-Counsellor Epilogue
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