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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
Cataloging source
DLC
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
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brenneis, Donald Lawrence
  • Macaulay, Ronald K. S
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Anthropological linguistics
Label
The matrix of language : contemporary linguistic anthropology, edited by Donald Brenneis and Ronald K.S. Macaulay
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part One: Learning, language, learning culture. What no bedtime story means: narrative skills at home and school / Shirley Brice Heath -- Detective stories at dinnertime: problem-solving through co-narration / Elinor Ochs, Ruth Smith, and Carolyn Taylor -- Hard words: a functional basis for Kaluli discourse / Steven Feld and Bambi B. Schieffelin. Part Two: Gender, power, and discourse. A cultural approach to male-female miscommunication / Daniel N. Maltz and Ruth A Borker -- Norm-makers, norm-breakers: uses of speech by men and women in a Malagasy community / Elinor Keenan (Ochs) -- The whole woman: sex and gender differences in variation / Penelope Eckert. Part Three: Genre, style, performance. Biography of a sentence: a Burmese proverb / A.L. Becker -- "Any man who keeps more'n one hound'll lie to you": a contextual study of expressive lying / Richard Bauman -- Carne, Carnales, and the carnivalesque: Bakhtinian Batos, disorder, and narrative discourses / Jose E. Limon. Part Four: Language as social practice. Grog and gossip in Bhatgaon: style and substance in Fiji Indian conversation / Donald Brenneis -- Reflections on a meeting: structure, language, and the polity in a small-scale society / Fred R. Myers -- When talk isn't cheap: language and political
  • economy / Judith T. Irvine -- Monoglot "standard" in America: standardization and metaphors of linguistic hegemony / Michael Silverstein -- The grammar of consciousness and the consciousness of grammar / Jane H. Hill
Control code
33360801
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 338 pages
Isbn
9780813323206
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
95043947
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)33360801
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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part One: Learning, language, learning culture. What no bedtime story means: narrative skills at home and school / Shirley Brice Heath -- Detective stories at dinnertime: problem-solving through co-narration / Elinor Ochs, Ruth Smith, and Carolyn Taylor -- Hard words: a functional basis for Kaluli discourse / Steven Feld and Bambi B. Schieffelin. Part Two: Gender, power, and discourse. A cultural approach to male-female miscommunication / Daniel N. Maltz and Ruth A Borker -- Norm-makers, norm-breakers: uses of speech by men and women in a Malagasy community / Elinor Keenan (Ochs) -- The whole woman: sex and gender differences in variation / Penelope Eckert. Part Three: Genre, style, performance. Biography of a sentence: a Burmese proverb / A.L. Becker -- "Any man who keeps more'n one hound'll lie to you": a contextual study of expressive lying / Richard Bauman -- Carne, Carnales, and the carnivalesque: Bakhtinian Batos, disorder, and narrative discourses / Jose E. Limon. Part Four: Language as social practice. Grog and gossip in Bhatgaon: style and substance in Fiji Indian conversation / Donald Brenneis -- Reflections on a meeting: structure, language, and the polity in a small-scale society / Fred R. Myers -- When talk isn't cheap: language and political
  • economy / Judith T. Irvine -- Monoglot "standard" in America: standardization and metaphors of linguistic hegemony / Michael Silverstein -- The grammar of consciousness and the consciousness of grammar / Jane H. Hill
Control code
33360801
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 338 pages
Isbn
9780813323206
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
95043947
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)33360801

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