SRINAGAR - Kashmir University Department of Linguistics released its 5th volume of the Interdisciplinary Referral Journal of Linguistics (IJL) for the current academic year 2012.
Prof Talat Ahmad Vice chancellor Kashmir University is the patron of the journal and Prof Nazir Ahmad Dhar Head department of linguistics is its editor with Aejaz Mohammad sheik as the Associate editor.
Though linguistics is relatively a young field, it has a strong impact on the disciplines of philosophy, psychology, literature information technology, Anthropology, Area and regional studies and other disciplines. Said Head of
the department and editor IJL Prof Nazir Ahmad Dhar: This impact and influence, which these disciplines have on, leads to the concept of interdisciplinary approach in academics. Added Prof Dhar
He said that the journal seriously makes attempt to fill in the gap at an appropriate time when interdisciplinary work is gaining greater importance especially with the advent of globalization and information technology.
Prof Dhar hoped that this journal will lead to generation of more ideas in academics and further greater intellectual growth and ties.
Dr. Adil Amin Kak , Dr Sajad Hussain Wani, Dr Musawir Ahmad and Dr Sheebaa Hassan , Faculty Department of Linguistics are among the editorial board of the journal.
Interdisciplinary Refreed Journal of Linguistics (IJL) has over the years grown qualitatively and has over the years carved a niche at the country level for its in-depth analysis of the issues confronting issues of language development and the broader challenges before the linguistic landscape of the country.
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