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Anthropology of Language An Introduction to Linguistic Anthropolgy

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ISBN-10: 1111828857

ISBN-13: 9781111828851

Edition: 3rd 2013

Authors: Harriet Joseph Ottenheimer

List price: $103.95
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This notebook-sized workbook/reader offers illuminating classic and contemporary readings that provide additional information on, and insight into, the basic concepts covered in Ottenheimer's text. Exercises and guided projects provide numerous opportunities for you to develop and hone your skills. A series of exercises drawn from a single language is designed to show you the interconnectedness of different levels of analysis. Web exercise sections conclude with pointers to the Anthropology CourseMate website, where you will find glossary flashcards, interactive exercises, links to relevant additional websites, study questions, and key words to guide you as you study. Furthermore, the…    
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Book details

List price: $103.95
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: Wadsworth
Publication date: 1/1/2012
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 256
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 1.496
Language: English

Harriet Joseph Ottenheimer, professor emeritus of anthropology at Kansas State University, received a B.A. at Bennington College and a Ph.D. at Tulane University. She has taught linguistic anthropology for over 30 years. Her research interests include music, language, and other creative and performative expressions, particularly in African American and African cultures. In addition to extended periods of field research in New Orleans and the Comoro Islands, Dr. Ottenheimer has traveled and lectured widely throughout many other parts of the world. She has special interests in blues, autobiography, transcription, dictionary construction, fieldwork ethics, and ethnicity. Among her publications…