By James M. Wilce

ISBN-10: 1107031303

ISBN-13: 9781107031302

ISBN-10: 1107628814

ISBN-13: 9781107628816

James M. Wilce's new textbook introduces scholars to the research of language as a device in anthropology. Solidly located in linguistic anthropology, it's the first textbook to mix transparent motives of language and linguistic constitution with present anthropological idea. It contains a diversity of research aids, together with bankruptcy summaries, studying targets, figures, workouts, keyword phrases and proposals for additional analyzing, to lead pupil realizing. the total thesaurus comprises either anthropological and linguist terminology. An Appendix gains fabric on phonetics and phonetic illustration. Accompanying on-line assets contain a attempt financial institution with solutions, precious hyperlinks, an instructor's handbook, and an indication language case examine. overlaying an in depth variety of issues no longer present in present textbooks, together with semiotics and the evolution of animal and human conversation, this booklet is a necessary source for introductory classes on language and tradition, verbal exchange and tradition, and linguistic anthropology.

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