Culture, Language and Personality

Selected Essays

Author: Edward Sapir

Publisher: Univ of California Press

ISBN: 9780520055940

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 617

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"For sheer brilliance Edward Sapir is unsurpassed by any American anthropologist, living or dead."—Cylde Kluckhohn, Harvard University
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In Honor of Mary Haas

From the Haas Festival Conference On Native American Linguistics

Author: William Shipley

Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

ISBN: 3110852381

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 839

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In honor of Mary Haas : from the Haas Festival Conference on Native American Linguistics.
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General Linguistics

Author: Pierre Swiggers

Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

ISBN: 311019886X

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 582

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Volume I of Edward Sapir’s Collected Works contains the reedition of Sapir’s papers and reviews in general linguistics, in the philosophy of language and linguistics (the origin of language; general semantics; the construction of an international auxiliary language), as well as his articles on ‘language’ and ‘dialect’ written for the Encyclopedia of Social Sciences. The texts have been reedited and supplied with an introductory study and notes. The introductory studies assess Sapir’s contribution to the linguistic study of the various topics dealt with. Volume I also contains a reprint of retrospective appraisals of Sapir’s work in general linguistics written by Zellig Harris and Stanley Newman.
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The Thread of Discourse

Author: Joseph E.. Grimes,Roy E. Grimes,Joseph Evans Grimes

Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

ISBN: 9789027931641

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 408

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The Handbook of Bilingualism and Multilingualism

Author: Tej K. Bhatia,William C. Ritchie

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118332415

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 968

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**Honored as a 2013 Choice Outstanding Academic Title** Comprising state-of-the-art research, this substantially expanded and revised Handbook discusses the latest global and interdisciplinary issues across bilingualism and multilingualism. Includes the addition of ten new authors to the contributor team, and coverage of seven new topics ranging from global media to heritage language learning Provides extensively revised coverage of bilingual and multilingual communities, polyglot aphasia, creolization, indigenization, linguistic ecology and endangered languages, multilingualism, and forensic linguistics Brings together a global team of internationally-renowned researchers from different disciplines Covers a wide variety of topics, ranging from neuro- and psycho-linguistic research to studies of media and psychological counseling Assesses the latest issues in worldwide linguistics, including the phenomena and the conceptualization of 'hyperglobalization', and emphasizes geographical centers of global conflict and commerce
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