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The Leopard's spots : essays on language, cognition, and culture / / by Gerrit J. Dimmendaal
The Leopard's spots : essays on language, cognition, and culture / / by Gerrit J. Dimmendaal
Autore Dimmendaal Gerrit Jan
Pubbl/distr/stampa Leiden, The Netherlands : , : Koninklijke Brill, , 2015
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (237 p.)
Disciplina 496
Collana Brill's Studies in Language, Cognition and Culture
Soggetto topico Language and languages - Variation - Africa
Cognitive grammar - Africa
Language and culture - Africa
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 90-04-22414-9
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Preliminary Material / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 1 By Way of Introduction / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 2 Language Ecology and Linguistic Diversity on the African Continent / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 3 Accretion Zones and the Absence of Language Union in the Nuba Mountains / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 4 Esoterogeny and Localist Strategies in a Nuba Mountain Community / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 5 Some Observations on Evolutionary Concepts in Current Linguistics / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 6 Studying Lexical-Semantic Fields in Languages: Nature Versus Nurture, or Where Does Culture Come into It These Days? / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 7 Lexical-Semantic Fields in Tima / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 8 Colourful psi’s Sleep Furiously: Depicting Emotional States in Some African Languages / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 9 Perception of the Living Dead and the Invisible Hand in Teso-Turkana / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 10 Conversational Styles in Tima / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- References / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- Language Index / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- Subject Index / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal.
Record Nr. UNINA-9910460490003321
Dimmendaal Gerrit Jan  
Leiden, The Netherlands : , : Koninklijke Brill, , 2015
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The Leopard's spots : essays on language, cognition, and culture / / by Gerrit J. Dimmendaal
The Leopard's spots : essays on language, cognition, and culture / / by Gerrit J. Dimmendaal
Autore Dimmendaal Gerrit Jan
Pubbl/distr/stampa Leiden, The Netherlands : , : Koninklijke Brill, , 2015
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (237 p.)
Disciplina 496
Collana Brill's Studies in Language, Cognition and Culture
Soggetto topico Language and languages - Variation - Africa
Cognitive grammar - Africa
Language and culture - Africa
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 90-04-22414-9
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Preliminary Material / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 1 By Way of Introduction / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 2 Language Ecology and Linguistic Diversity on the African Continent / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 3 Accretion Zones and the Absence of Language Union in the Nuba Mountains / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 4 Esoterogeny and Localist Strategies in a Nuba Mountain Community / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 5 Some Observations on Evolutionary Concepts in Current Linguistics / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 6 Studying Lexical-Semantic Fields in Languages: Nature Versus Nurture, or Where Does Culture Come into It These Days? / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 7 Lexical-Semantic Fields in Tima / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 8 Colourful psi’s Sleep Furiously: Depicting Emotional States in Some African Languages / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 9 Perception of the Living Dead and the Invisible Hand in Teso-Turkana / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- 10 Conversational Styles in Tima / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- References / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- Language Index / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal -- Subject Index / Gerrit J. Dimmendaal.
Record Nr. UNINA-9910536841303321
Dimmendaal Gerrit Jan  
Leiden, The Netherlands : , : Koninklijke Brill, , 2015
Materiale a stampa
Lo trovi qui: Univ. Federico II
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World Englishes [[electronic resource] ] : a cognitive sociolinguistic approach / / by Hans-Georg Wolf, Frank Polzenhagen
World Englishes [[electronic resource] ] : a cognitive sociolinguistic approach / / by Hans-Georg Wolf, Frank Polzenhagen
Autore Wolf Hans-Georg <1963->
Pubbl/distr/stampa Berlin ; ; New York, : Mouton de Gruyter, c2009
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (302 p.)
Disciplina 306.44
427/.96
Altri autori (Persone) PolzenhagenFrank
Collana Applications of cognitive linguistics
Soggetto topico English language - Variation - Africa
Cognitive grammar - Africa
Intercultural communication - Africa
Sociolinguistics - Africa
English language - Africa
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 1-282-07312-5
9786612073120
3-11-019922-X
Classificazione HF 560
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Frontmatter -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- List of abbreviations -- Preface -- 1. Approaches to world Englishes: Paradigms, positions, and perspectives -- 1.1. Cognitive Linguistics and the study of world Englishes -- 1.2. The world Englishes paradigm -- 1.3. The Cognitive Linguistic paradigm and the study of language variation -- 1.4. Scope, methodology, and empirical basis of our study -- 2. The cultural model of community in African English: A comparative account -- 2.1. Analytical tools: Conceptual metaphor, cultural models, conceptual networks -- 2.2. Aspects of the African community model -- 2.3. Interim summary -- 2.4. The African community model and politics -- 2.5. Summary and implications of the analysis -- 3. Reflections on the study of intercultural communication -- 3.1. Arguments for a hermeneutic approach to the study ofintercultural communication -- 3.2. Foci of a hermeneutic approach to intercultural communication and a critique of functionalist positions -- 3.3. Intercultural understanding and the problem of relativism -- 3.4. Concluding remarks -- Backmatter
Record Nr. UNINA-9910454066903321
Wolf Hans-Georg <1963->  
Berlin ; ; New York, : Mouton de Gruyter, c2009
Materiale a stampa
Lo trovi qui: Univ. Federico II
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World Englishes [[electronic resource] ] : a cognitive sociolinguistic approach / / by Hans-Georg Wolf, Frank Polzenhagen
World Englishes [[electronic resource] ] : a cognitive sociolinguistic approach / / by Hans-Georg Wolf, Frank Polzenhagen
Autore Wolf Hans-Georg <1963->
Pubbl/distr/stampa Berlin ; ; New York, : Mouton de Gruyter, c2009
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (302 p.)
Disciplina 306.44
427/.96
Altri autori (Persone) PolzenhagenFrank
Collana Applications of cognitive linguistics
Soggetto topico English language - Variation - Africa
Cognitive grammar - Africa
Intercultural communication - Africa
Sociolinguistics - Africa
English language - Africa
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 1-282-07312-5
9786612073120
3-11-019922-X
Classificazione HF 560
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Frontmatter -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- List of abbreviations -- Preface -- 1. Approaches to world Englishes: Paradigms, positions, and perspectives -- 1.1. Cognitive Linguistics and the study of world Englishes -- 1.2. The world Englishes paradigm -- 1.3. The Cognitive Linguistic paradigm and the study of language variation -- 1.4. Scope, methodology, and empirical basis of our study -- 2. The cultural model of community in African English: A comparative account -- 2.1. Analytical tools: Conceptual metaphor, cultural models, conceptual networks -- 2.2. Aspects of the African community model -- 2.3. Interim summary -- 2.4. The African community model and politics -- 2.5. Summary and implications of the analysis -- 3. Reflections on the study of intercultural communication -- 3.1. Arguments for a hermeneutic approach to the study ofintercultural communication -- 3.2. Foci of a hermeneutic approach to intercultural communication and a critique of functionalist positions -- 3.3. Intercultural understanding and the problem of relativism -- 3.4. Concluding remarks -- Backmatter
Record Nr. UNINA-9910544117203321
Wolf Hans-Georg <1963->  
Berlin ; ; New York, : Mouton de Gruyter, c2009
Materiale a stampa
Lo trovi qui: Univ. Federico II
Opac: Controlla la disponibilità qui