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Dutch

Words as gateway to the world

Dutch Studies places the emphasis on Dutch language and culture as a social, functional and dynamic whole in all four of the courses practiced. The most important aspect of historical literature is its social function; how does this develop over time? Modern literature explores the ways in which literature speaks about the world, as well as the resulting effects. Language proficiency focuses on the manner in which language is used as a means of communication, with key questions being: what can you achieve with words in this world, and what is the best way of doing so? Linguistics concerns itself with the dynamics of language and seeks to identify the effects of language acquisition processes on language change.

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16 August 2019
Plotseling is overleden Tom van Deel, die van 1971 tot 2006 als docent aan het Instituut voor Neerlandistiek verbonden was.
27 May 2019
Chiara de Cesari (European Studies), Helmer Helmers (Dutch Literature/History) and Eva van Lier (Linguistics) have been awarded a Vidi grant by The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO). With the ...
24 May 2019
Chiara de Cesari (Europese studies), Helmer Helmers (Nederlandse letterkunde/Geschiedenis) en Eva van Lier (Taalwetenschap) ontvangen van de Nederlandse Organisatie voor Wetenschappelijk Onderzoek (NWO) een ...