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Author McEnery, Tony, 1964- author

Title Corpus linguistics and 17th-century prostitution : computational linguistics and history / Anthony McEnery and Helen Baker
Published London ; New York : Bloomsbury Academic, [2016]
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Description 1 online resource
Series Corpus and discourse ; 3
Contents Introduction -- Life as a seventeenth-century prostitute -- Popular attitudes towards prostitutes -- Looking at words -- Strumpets and whores -- Whores, harlots, jilts and prostitutes -- Looking back, looking forwards
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Computational linguistics -- History.
Corpora (Linguistics) -- Data processing.
English language -- Social aspects -- England -- History -- 17th century.
English language -- Spoken English.
English language -- Usage.
English language -- 17th century -- History.
Prostitutes in literature.
Prostitution -- England -- History -- Spoken English
Prostitution -- England -- History -- Usage.
Prostitution -- England -- History -- 17th century.
Sociolinguistics -- England.
Form Electronic book
Author Baker, Helen (Writer on linguistics), author
ISBN 9781474295062 (online)
9781472512833 (electronic book)
9781472514240 (PDF)