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This student-centered text emphasizes contemporary issues and the application of linguistic anthropology using real-life chapter-opening vignettes ("In the Field") and boxed features that provide concrete examples of "Doing Linguistic Anthropology" and "Cross-Language Miscommunication." The second edition provides a solid introduction to the field of linguistic anthropology, and offers a complete learning package with a workbook/reader and robust companion website for every chapter in the text.
Table of Contents
|Language and Culture|
|The Sounds of Language|
|Words and Sentences|
|Language in Action|
|Writing and Literacy|
|How and When is Language Possible?|
|Change and Choice|
|Doing Linguistic Anthropology|
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