Linguistic Anthropology

Linguistic Anthropology

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Intended for courses in Linguistics. This long-awaited revision of a best-selling classic text in the area of linguistic anthropology provides authoritative coverage of the origin of language and languages, the descriptive study of language, language acquisition, and the impact of variables such as history, culture, gender, and ethnicity on language.
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  • Paperback | 264 pages
  • 157.5 x 231.1 x 12.7mm | 385.56g
  • Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc
  • Belmont, CA, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 0155051784
  • 9780155051782

Table of contents

The Origin and Evolution of Language. Language Acquisition and Socialization. A World of Languages. Language and History. Language and Culture. Sociolinguistics and the Ethnography of Speaking. Language Maps and Classifications.
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