Living Language

Author: Laura M. Ahearn
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1444340549
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Accessible and clearly written, Living Language: An Introduction to Linguistic Anthropology introduces readers to the study of language in real-life social contexts around the world through the contemporary theory and practice of linguistic ...

Living Language

Author: Laura M. Ahearn
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119060664
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This second edition of Living Language offers illuminating insights into the myriad ways language influences and shapes cultural norms and social interactions—and its increasing relevance in the 21st-century globalized world.

The Cambridge Handbook Of Linguistic Anthropology

Author: N. J. Enfield
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139992325
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Agha, Asif.1996.Rhetoric. In Encyclopedia of Cultural Anthropology, ed. D.
Levinson and M. Ember, ... Living Language: An Introduction to Linguistic
Anthropology. Blackwell Primers in Anthropology.Chichester, West Sussex,UK;
Malden, MA: ...

Wisdom Sits In Places

Author: Keith H. Basso
Publisher: UNM Press
ISBN: 0826327052
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This remarkable book introduces us to four unforgettable Apache people, each of whom offers a different take on the significance of places in their culture.

People And Nature

Author: Emilio F. Moran
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118877470
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As with the first edition, it explains key theoretical issues in the field, as well as the most important research, at a level appropriate for readers coming to the topic for the first time.

Talking Appalachian

Author: Amy D. Clark
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 0813140978
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Beginning with a historical and geographical overview of the region that analyzes the origins of its dialects, this volume features detailed research and local case studies investigating their use.

White Kids

Author: Mary Bucholtz
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139495097
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In White Kids, Mary Bucholtz investigates how white teenagers use language to display identities based on race and youth culture.

The Handbook Of Language Socialization

Author: Alessandro Duranti
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1444342886
Size: 62.81 MB
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The Handbook of Language Socialization is an important resource focusing on the social and cultural implications of children’s communicative development and those aspects of language acquisition that have been left out of previous ...

Playing With Languages

Author: Amy L. Paugh
Publisher: Berghahn Books
ISBN: 0857457616
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Over several generations villagers of Dominica have been shifting from Patwa, an Afro-French creole, to English, the official language.

Making Sense Of Language

Author: SUSAN. BLUM
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780199840922
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Instead of taking an ideological stance on these issues, the text presents a range of theoretical perspectives and bolsters them with pedagogical support, including chapter introductions; critical-thinking, reading, and application ...