Corpus Analysis of Scientific and Medical Writing Across Time
Published Online: 5 NOV 2012
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The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics
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Atkinson, D. and Valle, E. 2012. Corpus Analysis of Scientific and Medical Writing Across Time. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .
- Published Online: 5 NOV 2012
Diachronic corpus linguistic studies have fundamentally deepened our knowledge of scientific and medical writing by revealing “language-in-the-making”: how the literate technologies of scientific and medical research have developed, and what they have been developed for.
- language for academic purposes;
- language for specific purposes