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Language, Culture, and Communication: The Meaning of Messages

Nancy Bonvillain
Format
Book
Published
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2020]
Edition
Eighth edition
Language
English
ISBN
9781538114797, 1538114798, 9781538114803, 1538114801
Summary
"Using data from cultures and languages throughout the world to highlight both similarities and differences in human languages, this book explores the many interconnections among language, culture, and communicative meaning"--
Contents
  • The form of the message
  • Language and cultural meaning
  • Contextual components: outline of an ethnography of communication
  • Communicative interactions
  • Digital communication and signed languages
  • Learning language
  • The acquisition of communicative competence
  • Societal segmentation and linguistic variation: class and race
  • Language and gender
  • Multilingual nations
  • Multilingual communities
  • Language and institutional encounters.
Description
x, 479 pages : illustration ; 25 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Technical Details
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