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Mapping the Language of Racism: Discourse and the Legitimation of Exploitation
By Columbia University Press
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mpn: 9780231082617, ean: 9780231082617, isbn: 9780231082617,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 206 reviews
The topics of 'race' and 'racism' are often treated narrowly and unimaginatively in social scientific literature; they are usually viewed as sub-categories of 'stereotyping' or 'prejudice' or 'social class.' In this exciting new book, Margaret Wether...
Latinoamerica: su civilizacion y su cultura (World Languages) (Spanish Edition)
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mpn: black & white illustrations, maps, ean: 9781413032178, isbn: 9781413032178,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 224 reviews
Discover the richness and complexity of Latin American culture, with LATINOAMÉRICA. Featuring a thematic organization supported by comprehension questions, expansion questions, timelines, chapter summaries, photos, illustrations, Internet activities...
Language, Culture, and Society: An Introduction to Linguistic Anthropology
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ean: 9780813345406, isbn: 0813345405,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 161 reviews
For four previous editions, professor have turned to Zdenek Salzmann's Language, Culture, and Society for its comprehensive coverage of all critical aspects of linguistic anthropology, as well as for its reputation as a pedagogically sound, student-f...
Language, Thought, and Reality: Selected Writings of Benjamin Lee Whorf (The MIT Press)
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ean: 9780262517751, isbn: 9780262517751,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 154 reviews
Writings by a pioneering linguist, including his famous work on the Hopi language, general reflections on language and meaning, and the "Yale Report."The pioneering linguist Benjamin Whorf (1897–1941) grasped the relationship between human language...
Narratives of Immigration and Language Loss: Lessons from the German American Midwest
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ean: 9781498533805, isbn: 1498533809,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 112 reviews
This book examines narratives of anti-German sentiment and language loss from German American communities in southwestern, Illinois. During World War I and II, government sponsored Americanization campaigns brought an abrupt end to German speaking pr...
Key Terms in Language and Culture
By Brand: Wiley-Blackwell
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ean: 9780631226666, isbn: 9780631226666,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 128 reviews
Key Terms in Language and Culture is a new collection of 75 short original essays written by leading scholars in linguistic anthropology and related fields, and covering the major issues in the contemporary study of language and culture. Together the...
Through Indian Sign Language: The Fort Sill Ledgers of Hugh Lenox Scott and Iseeo, 1889–1897 (The Civilization of the American Indian Series)
By University of Oklahoma Press
mpn: 9780806147277, ean: 9780806147277, isbn: 9780806147277,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 74 reviews
Hugh Lenox Scott, who would one day serve as chief of staff of the U.S. Army, spent a portion of his early career at Fort Sill, in Indian and, later, Oklahoma Territory. There, from 1891 to 1897, he commanded Troop L, 7th Cavalry, an all-Indian unit....
The Language of Life: How Communication Drives Human Evolution
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ean: 9781616145798, isbn: 161614579X,
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Communication in its most basic form—the sending of signals and exchange of messages within and between organisms—is the heart of evolution. From the earliest life-forms to Homo sapiens, the great chain of communication drives the evolutionary pr...
The Handbook of Language and Globalization
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The Handbook of Language and Globalization bringstogether important new studies of language and discourse in theglobal era, consolidating a vibrant new field of sociolinguisticresearch.The first volume to assemble leading scholarship in thisrapidly d...
Reclaiming Basque: Language, Nation, and Cultural Activism (The Basque Series)
By University of Nevada Press
mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780874179651, isbn: 9780874179651,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 259 reviews
The Basque language, Euskara, is one of Europe’s most ancient tongues and a vital part of today’s lively Basque culture. Reclaiming Basque examines the ideology, methods, and discourse of the Basque-language revitalization movement over the cours...
The Power of Babel: Language and Governance in the African Experience
By University of Chicago Press
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Linguists estimate that there are currently nearly 2,000 languages in Africa, a staggering figure that is belied by the relatively few national languages. While African national politics, economics, and law are all conducted primarily in the colonial...
Discipline and Debate: The Language of Violence in a Tibetan Buddhist Monastery
By University of California Press
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ean: 9780520269477, isbn: 0520269470,
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The Dalai Lama has represented Buddhism as a religion of non-violence, compassion, and world peace, but this does not reflect how monks learn their vocation. This book shows how monasteries use harsh methods to make monks of men, and how this traditi...
Native American Language Ideologies: Beliefs, Practices, and Struggles in Indian Country
By University of Arizona Press
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mpn: 3b/w photographs, 4 tables, 1 map, ean: 9780816529162, isbn: 0816529167,
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Beliefs and feelings about language vary dramatically within and across Native American cultural groups and are an acknowledged part of the processes of language shift and language death. This volume samples the language ideologies of a wide range of...
Wisdom Sits in Places: Landscape and Language Among the Western Apache
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This remarkable book introduces us to four unforgettable Apache people, each of whom offers a different take on the significance of places in their culture. Apache conceptions of wisdom, manners, and morals, and of their own history, are inextricably...
Homegirls: Language and Cultural Practice Among Latina Youth Gangs
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ean: 9780631234906, isbn: 063123490X,
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In this ground-breaking new book on the Norteña andSureña (North/South) youth gang dynamic, culturalanthropologist and linguist Norma Mendoza-Denton looks at the dailylives of young Latinas and their innovative use of speech, bodilypractices, and s...
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