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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1951) 12 (4): 506.
Published: 01 December 1951
...Carroll E. Reed B. Trnka. Publication of the Committee on Linguistic Statistics under the sponsorship of UNESCO. Utrecht and Brussels: Spectrum Publishers, 1950. Pp. 22. Copyright © 1951 by Duke University Press 1951 A Tentative Bibliography. By B. TRNKA.Publication of the Committee on...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2007) 68 (2): 305–329.
Published: 01 June 2007
... universal proportions under the banner of “diversification,” as the nameless protagonist terms it in The Committee (Al-Lajnah, 1992), by the Egyptian novelist and intel- 1 See Simon Gikandi’s discussion in “Globalization and the Claims of Postcolo- niality,” South Atlantic Quarterly 100 (2001...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1955) 16 (2): 174.
Published: 01 June 1955
...Carroll E. Reed Published by the Permanent International Committee of Linguists, with a grant from the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization. Utrecht-Anvers: Spectrum, 1954. Pp. xxxi + 297. Copyright © 1955 by Duke University Press 1955 174...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1954) 15 (1): 42–56.
Published: 01 March 1954
...’ ” (I, 195-96). Pomeroy, too, was a Unionist, and had been active in the movement to make Kansas a free-soil state. And, like Dilworthy, he seems to have profited by his efforts. For example, he was named chairman of a committee to defend Lawrence in 1856 against the armed raids being made...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2007) 68 (4): 517–539.
Published: 01 December 2007
... parties became entrenched on both sides; the cause célèbre of the time continues to interest critics of cul- tural change in the late eighteenth century. Fairly rapidly, however, the heat went out of the debate. When the committee appointed by the Highland Society of Scotland in 1795 to inquire...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1945) 6 (1): 31–34.
Published: 01 March 1945
... of the Philosophical Society.‘ 1 Transactions of the Historical and Literary Committee of the American Philosophical Society Held at Philadelphia for Promoting Useful Knowledge (Philadelphia, 1819), vol. I. 2B. S. Barton, New Vimv of th-e Origin of the Tribes and Nations of Americu...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1953) 14 (4): 457–458.
Published: 01 December 1953
...Millett Henshaw Published by the Permanent International Committee of Linguists with a Grant from the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization. Utrecht-Bruxelles: Spectrum, 1951. Pp. xxiv + 261. $4.50. Copyright © 1953 by Duke University Press 1953 REVIEWS Linguistic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1942) 3 (3): 476.
Published: 01 September 1942
..., 1942. Pp. xvii + 347. $2.15. In 1928 the Committee of the National Council of Teachers of English recommended, as a desirable minimum requirement for undergraduate majors and prospective teachers of English, a six- semester-hour course beyond the freshman year devoted to the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1946) 7 (3): 279–290.
Published: 01 September 1946
... 1665, when the ‘fatal infection’ was well advanced. Probably it was in the preceding year, as indicated by other evidence.”24The other evidence is, first, the fact that Sprat makes no mention of the Royal Society’s appointment of a committee with something; like the purpose of a...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1941) 2 (2): 349–351.
Published: 01 June 1941
... Studies, Vol. XVI, No. 4, February, 1941. Mono- graphs in English, No. 3. Published under the direction of the Committee on Publications, on the Roswell Park Publication Fund. Pp. 135-214. 50 cents. Marchand, Leslie A. The Athenaeum: A Mirror of Victorian Cul- ture. Chapel Hill...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1946) 7 (2): 179–187.
Published: 01 June 1946
... of the Royal Society, where its self-imposed linguistic discipline is so memorably stated, and for the famous committee for improving the English language. That credit should be due to Wilkins for disciplining the prose style of the scientists is not surprising in view of the credit he has...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1951) 12 (2): 253–256.
Published: 01 June 1951
.... Linguistic Bibliography for the Years 1939-1947. Published by the Permanent International Committee of Linguists with a Grant from the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization. Utrecht-Bruxelles : Spec- trum, 1949. I, xxiv + 240. $4.00. 11, xxi + 350. $5.00...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1951) 12 (4): 506–508.
Published: 01 December 1951
...Ruth Carter Hok Copyright © 1951 by Duke University Press 1951 A Tentative Bibliography. By B. TRNKA.Publication of the Committee on Linguistic Statistics under the sponsorship of UNESCO. Utrecht and Brussels : Spectrum Publishers, 1950. Pp. 22. This brief bibliography is a...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1960) 21 (1): 93–95.
Published: 01 March 1960
... International Committee of Linguists with a Grant from the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organ- ization. Utrecht-Antwerp : Spectrum, 1959. Pp. xxxviii + 354. Maddison, Carol. Apollo and the Nine : A History of the Ode. Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins Press, 1960. Pp. x...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1940) 1 (4): 481–497.
Published: 01 December 1940
... some weeks, Evelyn was asked “to peruse the papers concerning the propagating of timber. . . and to add what he had of his own, digesting the sum of all into one paper,”6 a special committee to make an extract thereof for the naval commissioners. Hence on October 15, 1662, “Mr. Evelyn read...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1941) 2 (3): 355–362.
Published: 01 September 1941
... historians and students of literature alike. So much work has been done that one occasionally hears that Renaissance history is a stale subject, that the mine is exhausted, that the ore is too poor for profitable EDITORIALNOTE: For several years the Committee on Renaissance Studies of the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1940) 1 (3): 333–338.
Published: 01 September 1940
... anniversary, Jean Porcher reminded its mem- bers that that proposal had never been carried out. In 1933 the Committee of Seven in its report to organize research in the Modern Language Association announced that “The French Linguistic Group has taken steps to collect material for a French...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1992) 53 (3): 371–373.
Published: 01 September 1992
... the study of earlier authors and periods. It was widely believed, however, that no single individual could ever again attempt the task accomplished so brilliantly by Mirsky. The sheer quantity of material was too great; only a committee of specialists could do the job. This view seemed to be...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1951) 12 (4): 509–512.
Published: 01 December 1951
... List. Issued under the Auspices of the Committee on Foreign Language Teaching of the American Council on Education in Conjunction with the Institute for Brazilian Studies in Vanderbilt University. Nashville : Vander- bilt University Press, 1951. Pp. xiii + 118. Buffum, Imbrie...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1955) 16 (2): 174–176.
Published: 01 June 1955
... International Committee of Linguists, with a grant from the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organiza- tion. Utrecht-Anvers: Spectrum, 1954. Pp. xxxi + 297. This is the seventh volume in a current bibliography of linguistics published under the sponsorship of UNESCO and...