Linguistics in Britain: Personal Histories
June 2002, Wiley-Blackwell
- Includes contributions from 23 major British linguists.
- Provides an overview of the rapid growth of linguistics in the
last 50 years.
- Reflects on the achievements of British linguistics since the Second World War.
W. Sidney Allen.
R. E. Asher.
N. E. Collinge.
M. A. K. Halliday.
Anna Morpungo Davies.
R. H. Robins.
J. L. M. Trim.
Vivien Law was lately Reader in the History of Linguistics at the University of Cambridge. She was the author or editor of numerous publications, including Grammar and Grammarians in the Early Middle Ages (1997).