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Hymes, Dell H. 1966. Two types of linguistic relativity (with examples from Amerindian ethnography). In Bright, William O., ed. Sociolinguistics. Mouton. pp. 114–158.
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H. argues that in addition to a type of linguistic relativity associated with inference from linguistic data to other aspects of culture, there is a second type to be associated with inference from ethnographic data to functions of language.