Language, Culture, and Society: A Book of Readings

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Waveland PressInc, 1995 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 608 pages
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"Twenty-four articles representing a diversity of interests and approaches have been brought together in this revised collection intended to define and develop topics of central interest to language, culture, and society. Opening pieces include enduring, classic writings by Boas, Sapir, Whorf, Mead, and others, giving the volume an important historical orientation. These contributions form the ground-work for the wide sampling of more recent and contemporary works that follows." -- Back cover.

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Ethnobotanical Nomenclature
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Michael Silverstein Shifters Linguistic Categories
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An Analysis
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