Living Language: An Introduction to Linguistic Anthropology

Living Language: An Introduction to Linguistic Anthropology

Laura M. Ahearn


available and obviously written, Living Language: An advent to Linguistic Anthropology introduces readers to the learn of language in real-life social contexts world wide during the modern concept and perform of linguistic anthropology.

  • A hugely available advent to the learn of language in real-life social contexts round the world
  • Combines vintage reports on language and state-of-the-art modern scholarship and assumes no past wisdom in linguistics or anthropology
  • Provides a unifying synthesis of present study and considers destiny instructions for the field
  • Covers key subject matters equivalent to: language and gender, race, and ethnicity; language acquisition and socialization in teenagers and adults; language loss of life and revitalization; functionality; language and idea; literacy practices; and multilingualism and globalization

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