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By Farzad Sharifian

ISBN-10: 9811040559

ISBN-13: 9789811040559

This groundbreaking assortment represents the large scope of state of the art learn in Cultural Linguistics, a burgeoning box of interdisciplinary inquiry into the relationships among language and cultural cognition. The fabrics surveyed in its chapters show how cultural conceptualisations encoded in language relate to all elements of human lifestyles - from emotion and embodiment to kinship, faith, marriage and politics, even the knowledge of existence and demise. Cultural Linguistics attracts on cognitive technology, complexity technology and allotted cognition, between different disciplines, to reinforce its theoretical and analytical base. The instruments it has constructed have labored towards insightful investigations into the cultural grounding of language in several utilized domain names, together with global Englishes, cross-cultural/intercultural pragmatics, intercultural communique, instructing English as a world Language (TEIL), and political discourse analysis.

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