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The Resource Attitudes toward English usage : the history of a war of words, Edward Finegan

Attitudes toward English usage : the history of a war of words, Edward Finegan

Label
Attitudes toward English usage : the history of a war of words
Title
Attitudes toward English usage
Title remainder
the history of a war of words
Statement of responsibility
Edward Finegan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Finegan, Edward
Dewey number
420/.973
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1098
LC item number
.F5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • Linguistics
  • Lexicography
  • Anglais (Langue)
  • Anglais (Langue)
  • Linguistique
  • Lexicographie
  • Stilistik
  • Geschichte
  • Amerikanisches Englisch
  • Englisch
Label
Attitudes toward English usage : the history of a war of words, Edward Finegan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 179-190
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : popular and scholarly views of "good English" -- Early British views : from Dean Swift and Dr. Johnson to a famous chemist -- Early American grammarians : Webster and his rivals and successors -- Pioneer linguists and amateur philologians : 1786-1875 -- Scholarly views and systematic surveys of usage in America : 1875-1952 -- Science, nonsense, and Webster's Third : the storm breaks -- Different dictionaries, different linguists : a rival lexicon and a new linguistics -- The empirical study of attitudes toward language and correctness -- Epilogue : whose is the right to say what's right?
Control code
5887926
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 196 pages
Isbn
9780807725818
Lccn
79028462
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)68853
Label
Attitudes toward English usage : the history of a war of words, Edward Finegan
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 179-190
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : popular and scholarly views of "good English" -- Early British views : from Dean Swift and Dr. Johnson to a famous chemist -- Early American grammarians : Webster and his rivals and successors -- Pioneer linguists and amateur philologians : 1786-1875 -- Scholarly views and systematic surveys of usage in America : 1875-1952 -- Science, nonsense, and Webster's Third : the storm breaks -- Different dictionaries, different linguists : a rival lexicon and a new linguistics -- The empirical study of attitudes toward language and correctness -- Epilogue : whose is the right to say what's right?
Control code
5887926
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 196 pages
Isbn
9780807725818
Lccn
79028462
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)68853

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