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Title "Happiness" and "pain" across languages and cultures / edited by Cliff Goddard ; Zhengdao Ye
Published Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : John Benjamins Publishing Company, [2016]
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Series Benjamins Current Topics, 1874-0081 ; volume 84
Benjamins current topics ; v. 84
Contents Exploring "happiness" and "pain" across languages and cultures / Cliff Goddard and Zhengdao Ye -- Pain and "suffering" in cross-linguistic perspective / Anna Wierzbicka -- The story of "Danish Happiness": Global discourse and local semantics / Carsten Levisen -- The meaning of "happiness" (xìngfú) and "emotional pain" (tòngku) in Chinese / Zhengdao Ye -- Japanese interpretations of "pain" and the use of psychomimes / Yuko Asano-Cavanagh -- Some remarks on "pain" in Latin American Spanish / Zuzanna Bulat Silva -- The semantics and morphosyntax of Tare "hurt/pain" in Koromu (png): verbal and nominal constructions / Carol Priestley
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Emotions -- Cross-culural studies
Intercultural communication.
Language and emotions -- Cross-cultural studies.
Metalanguage.
Psycholinguistics.
Semantics.
Form Electronic book
Author Goddard, Cliff, editor
Ye, Zhengdao, editor
LC no. 2016024450
ISBN 9027266956 (pdf)
9789027266958 (pdf)
(hb ;) (alk. paper)