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By Farzad Sharifian

ISBN-10: 9811040559

ISBN-13: 9789811040559

This groundbreaking assortment represents the wide scope of state of the art examine in Cultural Linguistics, a burgeoning box of interdisciplinary inquiry into the relationships among language and cultural cognition. The fabrics surveyed in its chapters reveal how cultural conceptualisations encoded in language relate to all facets 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 technological know-how 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 different utilized domain names, together with international Englishes, cross-cultural/intercultural pragmatics, intercultural verbal exchange, educating English as a global Language (TEIL), and political discourse analysis.

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