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  • Person Reference in Interaction

    Person Reference in Interaction

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107404922

    How do we refer to people in everyday conversation? No matter the language or culture, we must choose from a range of options: full name ('Robert Smith'), reduced name ('Bob'), description ('tall guy'), kin term ('my son') etc. Our choices reflect h…

  • Mainland Southeast Asian Languages

    Mainland Southeast Asian Languages
    av N. J. Enfield

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521152426

    This highly accessible introduction explores the core systems and subsystems of the languages of mainland Southeast Asia, applying the main concepts of language typology, phonology, morphology, syntax, sociolinguistics, language variation, and langu…

  • Distributed Agency

    Distributed Agency

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190457211

    Distributed Agency presents an interdisciplinary inroad into the latest thinking about the distributed nature of agency: what it's like, what are its conditions of possibility, and what are its consequences. The book's 25 chapters are written by a w…

  • Distributed Agency

    Distributed Agency

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190457204

    Distributed Agency presents an interdisciplinary inroad into the latest thinking about the distributed nature of agency: what it's like, what are its conditions of possibility, and what are its consequences. The book's 25 chapters are written by a w…

  • The Utility of Meaning

    The Utility of Meaning
    av N. J. Enfield

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198709831

    This book argues that the complex, anthropocentric, and often culture-specific meanings of words have been shaped directly by their history of 'utility' for communication in social life. N. J. Enfield draws on semantic and pragmatic case studies fro…

  • Languages of Mainland Southeast Asia

    Languages of Mainland Southeast Asia

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501515897

    The studies in this book represent the rich, diverse and substantial research being conducted today in the linguistics of Mainland Southeast Asia. The chapters cover a broad scope. Several studies address questions of language relatedness, often cha…

  • Languages of Mainland Southeast Asia

    Languages of Mainland Southeast Asia

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501508431

    The studies in this book represent the rich, diverse and substantial research being conducted today in the linguistics of Mainland Southeast Asia. The chapters cover a broad scope. Several studies address questions of language relatedness, often cha…

  • Dependencies in language

    Dependencies in language

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783946234661

  • Dependencies in language

    Dependencies in language

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783946234746

  • The Cambridge Handbook of Linguistic Anthropology

    The Cambridge Handbook of Linguistic Anthropology

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781009014618

    The field of linguistic anthropology looks at human uniqueness and diversity through the lens of language, our species' special combination of art and instinct. Human language both shapes, and is shaped by, our minds, societies, and cultural worlds.…

  • The Cambridge Handbook of Linguistic Anthropology

    The Cambridge Handbook of Linguistic Anthropology

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107030077

    The field of linguistic anthropology looks at human uniqueness and diversity through the lens of language, our species' special combination of art and instinct. Human language both shapes, and is shaped by, our minds, societies, and cultural worlds.…

  • The Anatomy of Meaning

    The Anatomy of Meaning
    av N. J. Enfield

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521880640

    How do we understand what others are trying to say? The answer cannot be found in language alone. Words are linked to hand gestures and other visible phenomena to create unified 'composite utterances'. In this book N. J. Enfield presents original ca…

  • The Anatomy of Meaning

    The Anatomy of Meaning
    av N. J. Enfield

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107407756

    How do we understand what others are trying to say? The answer cannot be found in language alone. Words are linked to hand gestures and other visible phenomena to create unified 'composite utterances'. In this book N. J. Enfield presents original ca…

  • Ethnosyntax

    Ethnosyntax

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199249060

    This text looks at the "ethnosyntax" concept, focusing on three related questions: how far culture accounts for linguistic variation; how culture and grammar are connected; and to what extent one may constitute the other.

  • Ethnosyntax

    Ethnosyntax
    av N. J. Enfield

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199266500

    This book provides a fresh and original approach to the 'ethnosyntax' concept - the proposition that the grammar of a language is intimately linked to the culture of its speakers. It focuses on three related questions: how far culture accounts for l…

  • Demonstratives in Cross-Linguistic Perspective

    Demonstratives in Cross-Linguistic Perspective

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108440028

    Demonstratives play a crucial role in the acquisition and use of language. Bringing together a team of leading scholars this detailed study, a first of its kind, explores meaning and use across fifteen typologically and geographically unrelated lang…

  • Relationship Thinking

    Relationship Thinking
    av N. J. Enfield

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199338733

    In Relationship Thinking, N. J. Enfield outlines a framework for analyzing social interaction and its linguistic, cultural, and cognitive underpinnings by focusing on human relationships. This is a naturalistic approach to human sociality, grounded…

  • Person Reference in Interaction

    Person Reference in Interaction

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521872454

    How do we refer to people in everyday conversation? No matter the language or culture, we must choose from a range of options: full name ('Robert Smith'), reduced name ('Bob'), description ('tall guy'), kin term ('my son') etc. Our choices reflect h…

  • The Languages of Mainland Southeast Asia

    The Languages of Mainland Southeast Asia
    av N. J. Enfield

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108476331

    Mainland Southeast Asia is one of the most fascinating and complex cultural and linguistic areas in the world. This book provides a rich and comprehensive survey of the history and core systems and subsystems of the languages of this fascinating reg…

  • The Concept of Action

    The Concept of Action
    av N. J. Enfield

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521895286

    When people do things with words, how do we know what they are doing? Many scholars have assumed a category of things called actions: 'requests', 'proposals', 'complaints', 'excuses'. The idea is both convenient and intuitive, but as this book argue…

  • The Concept of Action

    The Concept of Action
    av N. J. Enfield

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521719650

    When people do things with words, how do we know what they are doing? Many scholars have assumed a category of things called actions: 'requests', 'proposals', 'complaints', 'excuses'. The idea is both convenient and intuitive, but as this book argue…

  • Natural causes of language

    Natural causes of language
    av N J Enfield

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783944675725

  • Mainland Southeast Asian Languages

    Mainland Southeast Asian Languages
    av N. J. Enfield

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521765442

    This highly accessible introduction explores the core systems and subsystems of the languages of mainland Southeast Asia, applying the main concepts of language typology, phonology, morphology, syntax, sociolinguistics, language variation, and langu…

  • Natural Causes of Language

    Natural Causes of Language
    av N J Enfield

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781013284977

    What causes a language to be the way it is? Some features are universal, some are inherited, others are borrowed, and yet others are internally innovated. But no matter where a bit of language is from, it will only exist if it has been diffused and…

  • Natural Causes of Language

    Natural Causes of Language
    av N J Enfield

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781013284960

    What causes a language to be the way it is? Some features are universal, some are inherited, others are borrowed, and yet others are internally innovated. But no matter where a bit of language is from, it will only exist if it has been diffused and…

  • A Grammar of Lao

    A Grammar of Lao
    av N.J. Enfield

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783110185881

    Lao is the national language of Laos, and is also spoken widely in Thailand and Cambodia. It is a tone language of the Tai-Kadai family (Southwestern Tai branch). Lao is an extreme example of the isolating, analytic language type. This book is the m…

  • Natural Causes of Language: Frames, Biases, and Cultural Transmission

    Natural Causes of Language: Frames, Biases, and Cultural Transmission
    av N. J. Enfield

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783944675732