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The Resource The history of the English language, Seth Lerer, (sound recording)

The history of the English language, Seth Lerer, (sound recording)

Label
The history of the English language
Title
The history of the English language
Statement of responsibility
Seth Lerer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents lectures on the history of the English language
Member of
Accompanying matter
instructional materials
Cataloging source
IHV
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1955-
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Lerer, Seth
Dewey number
420.9
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
lectures speeches
PerformerNote
Seth Lerer, Professor, Stanford University
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Teaching Company
Series statement
Great courses Compact disc
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  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • Linguistics
  • Teaching
Target audience
adult
Label
The history of the English language, Seth Lerer, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Compact discs
  • "Literature & English language"--Container
  • Thirty-six lectures in three containers
Accompanying material
3 course guidebooks (65, 63, 68 pages ; 22 cm.).
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Lecture 5.
  • Historical linguistics and studying culture
  • Lecture 6.
  • Beginnings of English
  • Lecture 7. The Old English worldview
  • Lecture 8.
  • Did the Normans really conquer English?
  • Lecture 9.
  • What did the Normans do to English?
  • Lecture 10.
  • Part 1 of 3. Lecture 1.
  • Chaucer's English
  • Lecture 11. Dialect representations in Middle English
  • Lecture 12.
  • Medieval attitudes toward language
  • Introduction to the study of language
  • Lecture 2.
  • Historical study of language
  • Lecture 3.
  • Indo-European and the prehistory of English
  • Lecture 4.
  • Reconstructing meaning and sound
  • Lecture 17.
  • Renaissance attitudes toward teaching English
  • Lecture 18.
  • Shakespeare : drama, grammar, pronunciation
  • Lecture 19.
  • Shakespeare : poetry, sound, sense
  • Lecture 20.
  • Bible in English
  • Lecture 21.
  • Samuel Johnson and his Dictionary
  • Part 2 of 3. Lecture 13.
  • Lecture 22.
  • New standards in English
  • Lecture 23.
  • Dictionaries and word histories
  • Lecture 24.
  • Values, words and modernity
  • Return of English as a standard
  • Lecture 14.
  • Great vowel shift and modern English
  • Lecture 15.
  • Expanding English vocabulary
  • Lecture 16.
  • Early modern English syntax and grammar
  • Lecture 29.
  • American regionalism
  • Lecture 30.
  • American dialects in literature
  • Lecture 31.
  • Impact of African-American English
  • Lecture 32.
  • An Anglophone world
  • Lecture 33.
  • Language of science
  • Part 3 of 3. Lecture 25.
  • Lecture 34.
  • Science of language
  • Lecture 35.
  • Linguistics and politics in language study
  • Lecture 36.
  • Conclusions and provocations
  • Beginnings of American English
  • Lecture 26.
  • American language from Webster Mencken
  • Lecture 27.
  • American rhetoric from Jefferson to Lincoln
  • Lecture 28.
  • Language of the American self
Control code
ocn232302834
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
CD edition ; second edition ; Library edition.
Extent
18 audio discs (1080 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598034011
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
420.9 L562H 2ND [part] ; P ; XX-CDNF ; 6CD, 1AW, 1PM (per part) ; SA ; CDSL ; RP; YAN0809TC3.
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
2250
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 232302834
  • (Sirsi) 232302834
  • (OCoLC)232302834
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The history of the English language, Seth Lerer, (sound recording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Compact discs
  • "Literature & English language"--Container
  • Thirty-six lectures in three containers
Accompanying material
3 course guidebooks (65, 63, 68 pages ; 22 cm.).
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Lecture 5.
  • Historical linguistics and studying culture
  • Lecture 6.
  • Beginnings of English
  • Lecture 7. The Old English worldview
  • Lecture 8.
  • Did the Normans really conquer English?
  • Lecture 9.
  • What did the Normans do to English?
  • Lecture 10.
  • Part 1 of 3. Lecture 1.
  • Chaucer's English
  • Lecture 11. Dialect representations in Middle English
  • Lecture 12.
  • Medieval attitudes toward language
  • Introduction to the study of language
  • Lecture 2.
  • Historical study of language
  • Lecture 3.
  • Indo-European and the prehistory of English
  • Lecture 4.
  • Reconstructing meaning and sound
  • Lecture 17.
  • Renaissance attitudes toward teaching English
  • Lecture 18.
  • Shakespeare : drama, grammar, pronunciation
  • Lecture 19.
  • Shakespeare : poetry, sound, sense
  • Lecture 20.
  • Bible in English
  • Lecture 21.
  • Samuel Johnson and his Dictionary
  • Part 2 of 3. Lecture 13.
  • Lecture 22.
  • New standards in English
  • Lecture 23.
  • Dictionaries and word histories
  • Lecture 24.
  • Values, words and modernity
  • Return of English as a standard
  • Lecture 14.
  • Great vowel shift and modern English
  • Lecture 15.
  • Expanding English vocabulary
  • Lecture 16.
  • Early modern English syntax and grammar
  • Lecture 29.
  • American regionalism
  • Lecture 30.
  • American dialects in literature
  • Lecture 31.
  • Impact of African-American English
  • Lecture 32.
  • An Anglophone world
  • Lecture 33.
  • Language of science
  • Part 3 of 3. Lecture 25.
  • Lecture 34.
  • Science of language
  • Lecture 35.
  • Linguistics and politics in language study
  • Lecture 36.
  • Conclusions and provocations
  • Beginnings of American English
  • Lecture 26.
  • American language from Webster Mencken
  • Lecture 27.
  • American rhetoric from Jefferson to Lincoln
  • Lecture 28.
  • Language of the American self
Control code
ocn232302834
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
CD edition ; second edition ; Library edition.
Extent
18 audio discs (1080 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598034011
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
420.9 L562H 2ND [part] ; P ; XX-CDNF ; 6CD, 1AW, 1PM (per part) ; SA ; CDSL ; RP; YAN0809TC3.
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
2250
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 232302834
  • (Sirsi) 232302834
  • (OCoLC)232302834
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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