Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA)

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Linguistics & Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA) is an index of scholarship in linguistics and related disciplines in the language sciences. It covers all aspects of the study of language including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, and semantics. Material types indexed include journal articles, book reviews, books, book chapters, dissertations, and working papers. Major areas covered include:

  • Anthropological linguistics
  • Applied linguistics
  • Descriptive linguistics
  • Discourse analysis
  • Language - pathological and normal
  • Learning disabilities
  • Nonverbal communication
  • Phonetics
  • Phonology
  • Psycholinguistics

This database is the electronic counterpart and continuation of the print publications LLBA: Language and Language Behavior Abstracts and LLBA: Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts.

Dates covered

1973 – present.

Type of coverage

Citations with indexing and abstracts.

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