The Body in Description of Emotion

Cross-linguistic studies

Special issue of Pragmatics & Cognition 10:1/2 (2002)

[Pragmatics & Cognition, 10:1/2] 2002.  vi, 369 pp.
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Table of Contents
Introduction: The body in description of emotion
N.J. Enfield and Anna Wierzbicka
Cultural scripting of body parts for emotions: On ‘jealousy’ and related emotions in Ewe
Felix K. Ameka
Colourful psi’s sleep furiously: Depicting emotional states in some African languages
Gerrit J. Dimmendaal
Semantic analysis of body parts in emotion terminology: Avoiding the exoticisms of “obstinate monosemy” and “online extension”
N.J. Enfield
‘Body part’ terms and emotion in Japanese
Rie Hasada
My face is paling against my will: Emotion and control in English and Hebrew
Yael Kidron and Ron Kuzar
The body in expressions of emotion: Kuot
Eva Lindström
Emotions in Oneida
Karin Michelson
Emotions and the body in Russian and English
Aneta Pavlenko
Insides and emotion in Koromu
Carol Priestley
Body part terms in Kaytetye feeling expressions
Myfany Turpin
Different modes of describing emotions in Chinese: Bodily changes, sensations, and bodily images
Zhengdao Ye
Body and emotion: Body parts in Chinese expression of emotion
Ning Yu
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LAN009000: LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / General