Studies in Variation, Contacts and Change in English
Volume 7

How to Deal with Data: Problems and Approaches to the Investigation of the English Language over Time and Space

Edited by Terttu Nevalainen1 & Susan M. Fitzmaurice2

1 Research Unit for Variation, Contacts and Change in English, University of Helsinki
2 School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics, The University of Sheffield

Publication date: 2011

Table of contents

Nevalainen, Terttu & Susan M. Fitzmaurice
How to Deal with Data: Introduction

Ahava, Simo
Compiling the Helsinki Archive of Regional English Speech (HARES): The problem of content description (see abstract)

Beal, Joan C. & Karen P. Corrigan
Inferring syntactic variation and change from the Newcastle Electronic Corpus of Tyneside English (NECTE) and the Corpus of Sheffield Usage (CSU) (see abstract)

Burnes, Susan
Metaphors of conflict in press reports of elections (see abstract)

Fitzmaurice, Susan M.
Talking politics across transnational space: Researching linguistic practices in the Zimbabwe Diaspora (see abstract)

Montgomery, Chris
Starburst charts: Methods for investigating the geographical perception of and attitudes towards speech samples (see abstract)

Shaw, Philip
Coin epigraphy and early Old English variation: Explorations in the Corpus of Early Medieval Coin Finds (see abstract)

Siirtola, Harri, Terttu Nevalainen, Tanja Säily & Kari-Jouko Räihä
Visualisation of text corpora: A case study of the PCEEC (see abstract)

Yáñez-Bouza, Nuria
Mapping 18th-century grammar writers in the British Isles (and beyond) (see abstract)

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