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Author Morris, Michael A.

Title Culture and Language : Multidisciplinary Case Studies
Published Frankfurt : Lang, Peter, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (284 pages)
Series Sprache, Mehrsprachigkeit und sozialer Wandel, 1610-143X ; Band 12
Sprache, Mehrsprachigkeit und sozialer Wandel ; Bd. 12
Contents TABLE OF CONTENTS; MICHAEL A. MORRIS -- Chapter 5 -- Culture, Language and Global Issues -- 137; LIST OF TABULAR MATERIALS -- 7; MICHAEL A. MORRIS/YANHUA ZHANG -- Chapter 1 -- Introduction -- 9; Part I Culture and Language: Linguistic Perspectives; RICHARD OLIVER COLLIN -- Chapter 2 -- Revolutionary Scripts: The Politics of Writing Systems -- 29; JOSÉ M. FRANCO-RODRÍGUEZ -- Chapter 3 -- Linguistic Landscape and Language Maintenance: The Case of Los Angeles and Miami-Dade Counties -- 69; Part II Culture and Language: Cultural Perspectives
CLEMENTINA E. ADAMS -- Chapter 4 -- Music as Cultural and Linguistic Ambassador forLatin America -- 123Part III Culture and Language: Identity Perspectives; JAMES CROMBIE -- Chapter 6 -- From Heavy to Light: Communication Technology and Vernaculars -- 159; KIMBERLEY K. WILLIAMS -- Chapter 7 -- Maya Voices and Identity: Two Case Studies -- 199; R.G. KAINER -- Chapter 8 -- The Language Spoken and Unspoken on theJerry Springer Show -- 215; Part IV Culture and Language: Visual Perspectives; ROBERT W. SMITH -- Chapter 9 -- Ethics and Political Symbols: The Basis for Comparative Cultural Analysis -- 229
PLANTU -- Chapter 10 -- Cross-Cultural Encounters through Cartoons -- 253Part V Conclusions; MICHAEL A. MORRIS -- Chapter 11 -- Synthesis and Conclusion -- 263; CONTRIBUTORS -- 273; INDEX -- 277
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Language and culture.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2011453231
ISBN 3653007437
9783653007435