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The Routledge encyclopedia of the Chinese language [electronic resource] / edited by Chan Sin-wai ; assisted by James Minett and Florence Li Wing Yee.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[New York: Routledge, 2016]
Description:
1 online resource (xxxviii, 790 p.) : ill.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
1. Ancient Chinese / Alain Peyraube -- 2. Cantonese / Cheng Siu-Pong and Tang Sze-Wing -- 3. Cantonese Romanization / Cheng Siu-Pong and Tang Sze-Wing -- 4. Chinese characters / John Jing-hua Yin -- 5. Chinese idioms / Jiao Liwei -- 6. Chinese language and national identity / Andrew Simpson -- 7. Chinese language education : teacher training / Jane Orton -- 8. Chinese language in a global context / Liu Jin and Tao Hongyin -- 9. Chinese language pedagogy / Wu Weiping -- 10. Chinese linguistics / William S.-Y. Wang -- 11. Chinese linguistics : pragmatics / Yan Jiang -- 12. Chinese linguistics : semantics / Hsieh Shu-Kai -- 13. Chinese morphology / Jerome L. Packard -- 14. Chinese neologisms : word-formation strategies in Chinese / Antonella Ceccagno -- 15. Chinese : parts of speech / Candice Chi-Hang Cheung -- 16. Chinese proverbs and popular sayings / Larry Herzberg -- 17. Chinese psycholinguistics / Jerome L. Packard -- 18. Chinese rhetoric / Andy Kirkpatrick -- 19. Chinese slang / Robert L. Moore -- 20. Chinese syntax / Walter Bisang -- 21. Chinese taboo / Amy He Yun -- 22. Chinese Xiehouyu / Grace Zhang -- 23. Classical Chinese / Chris Wen-chao Li -- 24. Computational linguistics / Xiaoheng Zhang -- 25. Corpus-based study of Chinese / Tony McEnery and Richard Xiao -- 26. Elastic words in Chinese / San Duanmu and Yan Dong -- 27. Hakka dialect / Lau Chun Fat -- 28. Hanyu Pinyin / Lilly Lee Chen -- 29. Hong Kong sign language / Gladys Tang -- 30. Lexicography / Cheung Kam-Siu -- 31. Lexicography in the contemporary period / Huang Chu-Ren, Li Lan, and Su Xinchun -- 32. Loanwords / Miao Ruiqin -- 33. Mandarin / Shi Dingxu -- 34. Mandarin and other sinitic languages / Hilary Chappell and Li Lan -- 35. Metaphor in Chinese : cognition, culture, and society / Zhuo Jing-Schmidt -- 36. Modern Chinese : written Chinese / Feng Shengli -- 37. Poetic prosody / Feng Shengli -- 38. Psycholinguistics : reading Chinese / Liang Tao and Alice F. Healy -- 39. Semantic change in Chinese / Janet Zhiqun Xing -- 40. Standard Chinese / Shi Dingxu -- 41. Syntax / Li Yafei -- 42. Wade-Giles Romanization system / Karen Steffen Chung.
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Other title(s):
  • Encyclopedia of the Chinese language
  • Routledge handbooks online.
ISBN:
9781315675541 (e-book : PDF)
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