Colour Studies: A broad spectrum (Hardback)
  • Colour Studies: A broad spectrum (Hardback)
zoom

Colour Studies: A broad spectrum (Hardback)

(editor), (editor), (editor), (editor)
£88.00
Hardback 417 Pages / Published: 26/11/2014
  • We can order this

Usually dispatched within 1-2 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket
This volume presents some of the latest research in colour studies by specialists across a wide range of academic disciplines. Many are represented here, including anthropology, archaeology, the fine arts, linguistics, onomastics, philosophy, psychology and vision science. The chapters have been developed from papers and posters presented at the Progress in Colour Studies (PICS12) conference held at the University of Glasgow. Papers from the earlier PICS04 and PICS08 conferences were published by John Benjamins as Progress in Colour Studies, 2 volumes, 2006 and New Directions in Colour Studies, 2011, respectively. The opening chapter of this new volume stems from the conference keynote talk on prehistoric colour semantics by Carole P. Biggam. The remaining chapters are grouped into three sections: colour and linguistics; colour categorization, naming and preference; and colour and the world. Each section is preceded by a short preface drawing together the themes of the chapters within it. There are thirty-one colour illustrations.

Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing Co
ISBN: 9789027212191
Number of pages: 417
Weight: 930 g

You may also be interested in...

Confabulations
Added to basket
£7.99
Paperback
Think Again
Added to basket
How Language Began
Added to basket
Let's Sign Pocket Dictionary
Added to basket
Word Nerd
Added to basket
£8.99   £4.49
Hardback
Lost in Translation
Added to basket
Semicolon
Added to basket
£10.00   £5.00
Hardback
The Will to Power
Added to basket
A Lover's Discourse
Added to basket
Political Correctness Gone Mad?
Added to basket
The Etymologicon
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Because Internet
Added to basket
£12.99   £6.49
Hardback
The New Penguin Russian Course
Added to basket
Babel
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Animal Languages
Added to basket
£14.99
Hardback

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.