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Linguistic anthropology [electronic resource] / Alessandro Duranti.

By: Duranti, Alessandro.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Cambridge textbooks in linguistics: Publisher: New York : Cambridge University Press, 1997Description: 1 online resource (398 p.) : ill.ISBN: 0511067585 (electronic bk. : Adobe Reader); 9780511067587 (electronic bk. : Adobe Reader); 9780521449939; 0521449936; 0511065450 (electronic bk.); 9780511065453 (electronic bk.); 9780511810190 (electronic bk.); 0511810199 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Anthropological linguistics | Electronic books | Ethnolinguistique | LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES -- Linguistics -- Sociolinguistics | Sprog Sprogvidenskab og alment | Antropologische lingu�istiek | Antropologia lingu�istica | Linguistique -- �Etude et enseignement | Ethnolinguistique | Sociolinguistique | Langage et cultureGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Linguistic anthropology.DDC classification: 306.44/089 Other classification: 17.28 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Cover; Half-title; Series-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; CONTENTS; PREFACE; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; 1 The scope of linguistic anthropology; 2 Theories of culture; 3 Linguistic diversity; 4 Ethnographic methods; 5 Transcription: from writing to digitized images; 6 Meaning in linguistic forms; 7 Speaking as social action; 8 Conversational exchanges; 9 Units of participation; 10 Conclusions; Appendix: Practical tips on recording interaction; REFERENCES; NAME INDEX; SUBJECT INDEX.
Summary: Alessandro Duranti introduces linguistic anthropology as an interdisciplinary field which studies language as a cultural resource and speaking as a cultural practice. Linguistic Anthropology will appeal to both undergraduates and graduate students.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 348-386) and indexes.

Cover; Half-title; Series-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; CONTENTS; PREFACE; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; 1 The scope of linguistic anthropology; 2 Theories of culture; 3 Linguistic diversity; 4 Ethnographic methods; 5 Transcription: from writing to digitized images; 6 Meaning in linguistic forms; 7 Speaking as social action; 8 Conversational exchanges; 9 Units of participation; 10 Conclusions; Appendix: Practical tips on recording interaction; REFERENCES; NAME INDEX; SUBJECT INDEX.

Alessandro Duranti introduces linguistic anthropology as an interdisciplinary field which studies language as a cultural resource and speaking as a cultural practice. Linguistic Anthropology will appeal to both undergraduates and graduate students.

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