Gesture 16:2

[Gesture, 16:2]  2017.  iv, 214 pp.
Publishing status: Available
Table of Contents
Pragmatics of Gesture: Papers from a conference, January 2013, University of California, Berkeley
Edited by Eve Sweetser and Elisabeth Wehling
Articles
Pragmatic functions of gestures: Some observations on the history of their study and their nature
Adam Kendon
157–175
Foreground gesture, background gesture
Kensy Cooperrider
176–202
Embodied frames and scenes: Body-based metonymy and pragmatic inferencing in gesture
Irene Mittelberg
203–244
Discourse management gestures
Elisabeth Wehling
245–276
How recurrent gestures mean: Conventionalized contexts-of-use and embodied motivation
Cornelia Müller
277–304
Sign-creation in the Seattle DeafBlind community: A triumphant story about the regeneration of obviousness
Terra Edwards
305–328
Performing gesture: The pragmatic functions of pantomimic and lexical repertoires in a natural sign narrative
E. Mara Green
329–363
New and recent publications
364–366
Notes: Further information and weblinks
367
Join ISGS: International Society for Gesture Studies
368
Recent and forthcoming events
369–370
Subjects
BIC Subject: CF – Linguistics
BISAC Subject: LAN009000 – LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / General