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Published: 25 January 2018

920 Pages


ISBN: 9780198759515

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The Oxford Handbook of Evidentiality

Edited by Alexandra Y. Aikhenvald

Oxford Handbooks

  • The first volume to offer a through and systematic account of evidentiality and the expression of information source
  • Illustrated with extensive data from a range of typologically diverse languages
  • Introductory chapter offers practical advice for fieldworkers investigating evidentiality
  • Interdisciplinary in nature with insights from typology, semantics, pragmatics, language description, anthropology, cognitive psychology, and psycholinguistics