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The Discovery of Spoken Language

Peter W. Jusczyk - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2000 - 314 pages
Speech carries information about the structure and organization of language. Yet,speech is normally produced as a continuous stream without clearly demarcated boundaries ...
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Social Semiotics

Robert Ian Vere Hodge - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1988 - 285 pages
Semiotics was defined by Ferdinand de Saussure as "the science of the life of signs in society." Robert Hodge and Gunther Kress here confront the conceptual difficulties that ...
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The spell of the sensuous: perception and language in a more-than-human world

David Abram - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1996 - 326 pages
Describes the influence of spoken and written language and rational thinking on humankind's perception of the natural world and on the physical interaction with nature. Reprint ...
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History, Culture, and Region in Southeast Asian Perspectives

O. W. Wolters - History - 1999 - 272 pages
A new edition of this classic study of mandala Southeast Asia. The revised book includes a substantial, retrospective postscript examining contemporary scholarship that has ...
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Linguistic Theories of Humor

Salvatore Attardo - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1994 - 426 pages
So this English professor comes into class and starts talking about the textual organization of jokes, the taxonomy of puns, the relations between the linguistic form and the ...
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The Articulatory Basis of Locality in Phonology

Adamantios I. Gafos - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1999 - 272 pages
Conflicting Identities and Multiple Masculinities takes as its focus the construction of masculinity in Western Europe from the early Middle Ages until the fifteenth century ...
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Dialogicality and Social Representations: The Dynamics of Mind

Ivana Marková - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2003 - 224 pages
The theory of social knowledge developed in this book is based on dialogicality and the theory of social representations. It is argued that dialogicality, the capacity of the ...
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A semiotic theory of language

Sebastian Shaumyan - Literary Criticism - 1987 - 352 pages
"... one of the most significant books in the field of theoretical linguistics... will become a classic... " -- Adam Makkai, University of Illinois at Chicago Circle Taking ...
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What Makes Sound Patterns Expressive?: The Poetic Mode of Speech Perception

Reuven Tsur - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1992 - 174 pages
Poets, academics, and those who simply speak a language are subject to mysterious intuitions about the perceptual qualities and emotional symbolism of the sounds of speech ...
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