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Terminology : theory, methods and applications

Author: M Teresa Cabré
Publisher: Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : J. Benjamins, ©1999.
Series: Terminology and lexicography research and practice, v. 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book   Archival Material : EnglishView all editions and formats

Beginning with an overview of terminology, this work goes on to discuss the interdisciplinary nature of the field, the foundations of terminology, terminography, computerized terminology, terminology  Read more...


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Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: M Teresa Cabré
ISBN: 9027216347 9789027216342 1556197888 9781556197888 155619787X 9781556197871 9027216339 9789027216335
OCLC Number: 434209761
Notes: Índices.
Description: XII, 247 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: 1. Acknowledgments; 2. Chapter I : An Overview of Terminology; 3. 1.Social and political aspects; 4. 2.Scientific and functional aspects; 5. 3.Organizaional aspects; 6. Chapter II: Terminology, an interdisciplinary field; 7. 1.Terminology and linguistics; 8. 2.Terminology and cognitive science; 9. 3.Terminology and communication; 10. 4.Terminology and documentation; 11. 5.Terminology, computer science and knowledge engineering; 12. Chapter III: The Foundations of Terminology; 13. 1.Special languages; 14. 2.The terminological unit; 15. Chapter IV: Terminology in Practice: Terminology; 16. 1.The foudations of terminological practice; 17. 2.Materials used in terminography; 18. 3.Working methods; 19. Chapter V: Computerized terminology; 20. 1.The concept and scope of computerized terminology; 21. 2.Contribution of computer science to terminology; 22. 3.Terminology and data bank; 23. 4.Terminological data banks; 24. Chapter VI: Terminology and Standardization; 25. 1.General standardization; 26. 2.Terminological standardization; 27. 3.Terminology and neology; 28. Chapter VII: Professional Terminology: The role of Terminologists in a Language Service; 29. 1.Linguistic needs ans language planning; 30. 2.Planning and language services; 31. 3.The technical tasks of language services; 32. 4.Language services and terminology; 33. 5.The training of terminologists; 34. Notes; 35. References; 36. Index
Series Title: Terminology and lexicography research and practice, v. 1.
Other Titles: Terminologia.
Responsibility: M. Teresa Cabré ; edited by Juan C. Sager ; translated by Janet Ann DeCesaris.


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