The Pear Stories: Cognitive, Cultural, and Linguistic Aspects of Narrative Production

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Wallace L. Chafe
Ablex Publishing Corporation, 1980 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 327 pages
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The Deployment of Consciousness In the Production of a Narrative
Why Does Language Have Sentences?
Discrepancies Between Intonational and Syntactic Closure

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About the author (1980)

George A. Dorsey (1868-1931), an anthropologist who taught at the University of Chicago, published numerous works, including "The Pawnee Mythology," available as a Bison Book. Wallace L. Chafe is a professor of linguistics at the University of California, Santa Barbara, and the author of "Seneca Thanksgiving Rituals.

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