Talk and Taxonomy

A methodological comparison of ethnosemantics and ethnomethodology with reference to terms for Canadian doctors

ISBN 9789027225108 | EUR 68.00 | USD 102.00
ISBN 9789027281067 | EUR 68.00 | USD 102.00
The thesis of this essay is that social or cultural competence consists more of an interpretive or methodological ability to use language in the service of interaction than of a substantive knowledge of collections of cultural categories and of the semantic relations between the terms naming those categories.
[Pragmatics & Beyond, I:8]  1980.  x, 125 pp.
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2018. Roy Turner (1928 to 2017): A Preliminary Appreciation. Canadian Review of Sociology/Revue canadienne de sociologie 55:2  pp. 325 ff. Crossref logo
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BIC Subject: CF – Linguistics
BISAC Subject: LAN009000 – LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / General
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