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The Resource Rethinking linguistic relativity, edited by John J. Gumperz and Stephen C. Levinson

Rethinking linguistic relativity, edited by John J. Gumperz and Stephen C. Levinson

Label
Rethinking linguistic relativity
Title
Rethinking linguistic relativity
Statement of responsibility
edited by John J. Gumperz and Stephen C. Levinson
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Linguistic relativity is the claim that culture, through language, affects the way in which we think, and especially our classification of the experienced world. This book re-examines ideas about linguistic relativity in light of new evidence
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1922-2013
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gumperz, John J.
  • Levinson, Stephen C
Series statement
Studies in the social and cultural foundations of language
Series volume
17
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sapir-Whorf hypothesis
  • Thought and thinking
  • Language and culture
Label
Rethinking linguistic relativity, edited by John J. Gumperz and Stephen C. Levinson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Dan I. Slobin
  • Intra-speaker relativity
  • Paul Kay
  • Imaging in iron, or thought is not inner speech
  • Charles M. Keller, Janet Dixon Keller
  • Universals and variation in language and culture
  • Introduction to part II
  • Stephen C. Levinson
  • The origins of children's spatial semantic categories cognitive versus linguistic determinants
  • Melissa Bowerman
  • Introduction: linguistic relativity re-examined
  • Relativity in spatial conception and description
  • Stephen C. Levinson
  • Cognitive limits to conceptual relativity: the limiting-case of religious ontologies
  • Pascal Boyer
  • Interpretation in cultural context
  • Introduction to part III
  • John J. Gumperz, Stephen C. Levinson
  • Language form and communicative practices
  • William F. Hanks
  • Projections, transpositions, and relativity
  • John Gumperz, Stephen C. Levinson
  • John B. Haviland
  • Communities, commonalities, and communication
  • Herbert H. Clark
  • The social matrix: culture, praxis, and discourse
  • Introduction to part IV
  • John J. Gumperz
  • The linguistic and cultural relativity of inference
  • John J. Gumperz
  • Linguistic resources for socializing humanity
  • Elinor Ochs
  • Linguistic determinism: the interface between language and thought
  • Introduction to part I
  • John Gumperz, Stephen C. Levinson
  • The scope of linguistic relativity: an analysis and review of empirical research
  • John A. Lucy
  • From "thought and language" to "thinking for speaking"
Control code
DCLC9538476-B
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 488 p.
Isbn
9780521448901
Lccn
95038476
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Rethinking linguistic relativity, edited by John J. Gumperz and Stephen C. Levinson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Dan I. Slobin
  • Intra-speaker relativity
  • Paul Kay
  • Imaging in iron, or thought is not inner speech
  • Charles M. Keller, Janet Dixon Keller
  • Universals and variation in language and culture
  • Introduction to part II
  • Stephen C. Levinson
  • The origins of children's spatial semantic categories cognitive versus linguistic determinants
  • Melissa Bowerman
  • Introduction: linguistic relativity re-examined
  • Relativity in spatial conception and description
  • Stephen C. Levinson
  • Cognitive limits to conceptual relativity: the limiting-case of religious ontologies
  • Pascal Boyer
  • Interpretation in cultural context
  • Introduction to part III
  • John J. Gumperz, Stephen C. Levinson
  • Language form and communicative practices
  • William F. Hanks
  • Projections, transpositions, and relativity
  • John Gumperz, Stephen C. Levinson
  • John B. Haviland
  • Communities, commonalities, and communication
  • Herbert H. Clark
  • The social matrix: culture, praxis, and discourse
  • Introduction to part IV
  • John J. Gumperz
  • The linguistic and cultural relativity of inference
  • John J. Gumperz
  • Linguistic resources for socializing humanity
  • Elinor Ochs
  • Linguistic determinism: the interface between language and thought
  • Introduction to part I
  • John Gumperz, Stephen C. Levinson
  • The scope of linguistic relativity: an analysis and review of empirical research
  • John A. Lucy
  • From "thought and language" to "thinking for speaking"
Control code
DCLC9538476-B
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 488 p.
Isbn
9780521448901
Lccn
95038476
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps

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