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- DescriptionNow in its 6th edition, this engaging yet systematic introduction to the anthropology of language ranges broadly from basic concepts and methods to culture, cognition, and sociolinguistics, including expanded discussion of gender, race, and class.
- Author BiographyZdenek Salzmann, a native of Prague, is professor emeritus of anthropology at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and adjunct professor at Northern Arizona University. A specialist in Native American languages and folklore, he is the author, with his wife, Joy, of Native Americans of the Southwest.James Stanlaw is professor of anthropology at Illinois State University. His areas of interest include linguistic anthropology, cognitive anthropology, language and culture contact, and Japan and Southeast Asia. He is the author of Japanese English: Language and Culture Contact.Nobuko Adachi is associate professor of anthropology at Illinois State University. Her interests include language and transnationalism, ethnohistory, and ethnic studies. She is the author of Japanese Diasporas: Unsung Pasts, Conflicting Presents, and Uncertain Futures.
- Author(s)James Stanlaw,Nobuko Adachi,Zdenek Salzmann
- PublisherThe Perseus Books Group
- Date of Publication29/07/2014
- GenreSocial Sciences: Textbooks & Study Guides
- Place of PublicationNew York
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- ImprintBasic Books
- Content Noteblack & white illustrations, black & white tables
- Weight599 g
- Width152 mm
- Height229 mm
- Spine25 mm
- Format DetailsTrade paperback (UK)
- Edition Statement6th Revised edition
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