Western apache language and culture essays in linguistic anthropology

International Journal of American Linguistics. Inquire Requests The University of Arizona Press is proud to share our books with booksellers, media, librarians, scholars, and instructors. In Case Example Set 1: Issues in Language Textbook Development: Wisdom sits in places: This specialized interpretation of English occurs through the manipulation of speech sounds derived from epitomization.

Basso, a major authority in the field of linguistic anthropology, has drawn on fieldwork at the village of Cibecue, whose residents speak a dialect of Western Apache that is spoken nowhere else. Western Apache language and culture: I know you like to chase after men.

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White Mountain Apache Culture Center. Myths and tales from the San Carlos Apache. Language And Communication, Both Case Example Set 1: All of the essays have been revised for this anthology. Keys to reading Apache. In Imagining Indians in the Southwest.

Western Apache Language and Culture : Essays in Linguistic Anthropology

Language and Landscapes among the Western Apache "Instructive in its exemplary use of ethnographic methods and techniques of representation used for the understanding of linguistic anthropological phenomena Each essay addresses a significant theoretical problem; taken together they constitute a microcosm of the anthropological understanding of language.

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Western Apache Humor: Cultural Influence on Linguistic Play

San Carlos Apache texts. Red man and white man in harmony: White Mountain Apache Tribe. Through this they can emulate Anglo-American characteristics via metaphors.

Epitomization, driven by the contrast principle and the distortion principle, allows Western Apaches to manipulate their day-to-day linguistic features in order to carry out a joke; the linguistics aspect of epitomization can be closely compared to prosodic features — length, pitch, and volume of speech sounds Fromkin et al.

Maybe you drink too much, that why you sick… You got to sleep, my friend, get lots of sleep… I know all what make you sick, everything!All of the essays have been revised for this anthology.

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Basso, a major authority in the field of linguistic anthropology, has drawn on fieldwork at the village of Cibecue, whose residents speak a dialect of Western Apache that is spoken nowhere else. May 07,  · Western Apache Humor: Cultural Influence on Linguistic Play By: Ali Mallett (March 31, ) This paper discusses how language and culture are intertwined.

Western Apache Language and Culture: Essays in Linguistic Anthropology

More specifically, by looking at the contexts and enactments surrounding humor within the Western Apache culture, we can see how certain aspects of linguistics are used within specific cultural contexts.

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[Keith H Basso] -- Examines the importance of symbol in the Western Apache language, explaining how such elements as place names, metaphor, and the use of silence define Apache culture. Western Apache language and culture: Essays in linguistic anthropology.

Tucson: University of Arizona Press. Tucson: University of Arizona Press. ISBN Western Apache Language and Culture: Essays in Linguistic Anthropology by Keith H. Basso Seven essays, collected here for the first time, define some of the central concerns of linguistic anthropology through the close study of Western Apache, a language of astonishing complexity.

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