|Semantics, Culture, and Cognition: Universal Human Concepts in Culture-Specific Configurations|
|Type: ||eBook |
|Released: ||1992 |
|Publisher: ||Oxford University Press, USA |
|Page Count: ||496 |
|Format: ||pdf |
|Language: ||English |
|ISBN-10: ||0195073266 |
|ISBN-13: ||9780195073263 |
"Excellent cross-linguistic, cross-cultural penetration into how the mind works. Fascinating analysis of language as a mirror into the workings of the human soul."--Richard L. Wright, Howard University
"An excellent reader in semantics."--Harold Battersby, SUNY-Geneseo
"A strong contribution to today's emphasis on multicultural studies. I recommend it strongly to all students of language and culture."--Dr. Gil Clardy, East Texas State Univ.
"Semantics, Culture, and Cognition is a welcome addition to Wierzbicka's inexhaustible semantic explications."--Australian Journal of Linguistics
About the Author
Anna Wierzbicka is at Australian National University.