PURE OR HYBRID? THE DEVELOPMENT OF MIXED DICTIONARY GENRES
Reinhard R. K. Hartmann
- Publisher: University of Nis
Lexicography | dictionary history | dictionary typology | dictionary criticism | dictionary structure | Language and Literature | P
This paper explores 'hybrid' genres of dictionaries and other reference works. Against the tradition of general dictionaries becoming ever more specialised, there has also been a growing trend of mixing two or more 'pure' dictionary types for achieving specific purposes...