The Resource The matrix of language : contemporary linguistic anthropology, edited by Donald Brenneis and Ronald K.S. Macaulay

The matrix of language : contemporary linguistic anthropology, edited by Donald Brenneis and Ronald K.S. Macaulay

Label
The matrix of language : contemporary linguistic anthropology
Title
The matrix of language
Title remainder
contemporary linguistic anthropology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Donald Brenneis and Ronald K.S. Macaulay
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
306.4/4/089
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
P35
LC item number
.M29 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The matrix of language : contemporary linguistic anthropology, edited by Donald Brenneis and Ronald K.S. Macaulay
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
  • 1. Introduction -- 2. What No Bedtime Story Means: Narrative Skills at Home and School / Shirley Brice Heath -- 3. Detective Stories at Dinnertime: Problem-Solving Through Co-Narration / Elinor Ochs, Ruth Smith and Carolyn Taylor -- 4. Hard Words: A Functional Basis for Kaluli Discourse / Steven Feld and Bambi B. Schieffelin -- 5. A Cultural Approach to Male-Female Miscommunication / Daniel N. Maltz and Ruth A. Borker -- 6. Norm-Makers, Norm-Breakers: Uses of Speech by Men and Women in a Malagasy Community / Elinor Keenan (Ochs) -- 7. The Whole Woman: Sex and Gender Differences in Variation / Penelope Eckert -- 8. Biography of a Sentence: A Burmese Proverb / A. L. Becker -- 9. "Any Man Who Keeps More'n One Hound'll Lie to You": A Contextual Study of Expressive Lying / Richard Bauman -- 10. Carne, Carnales, and the Carnivalesque: Bakhtinian Batos, Disorder, and Narrative Discourses / Jose E. Limon
  • 11. Grog and Gossip ill Bhatgaon: Style and Substance in Fiji Indian Conversation / Donald Brenneis -- 12. Reflections on a Meeting: Structure, Language, and the Polity in a Small-Scale Society / Fred R. Myers -- 13. When Talk Isn't Cheap: Language and Political Economy / Judith T. Irvine -- 14. Monoglot "Standard" in America: Standardization and Metaphors of Linguistic Hegemony / Michael Silverstein -- 15. The Grammar of Consciousness and the Consciousness of Grammar / Jane H. Hill
Control code
000012008690
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 338 p.
Isbn
9780813323213
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
95043947
Other physical details
ill.
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.b1857287x
System control number
  • 33217007229843
  • (OCoLC)33360801

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