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Elite AuthenticityRemaking Distinction in Food Discourse

Elite Authenticity: Remaking Distinction in Food Discourse

Gwynne Mapes

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780197533444
eISBN:
9780197533482
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197533444.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

Food plays a central role in the production of culture and is likewise a powerful resource for the representation and organization of social order. Status is thus asserted or contested through both ... More

Asking and Telling in Conversation

Asking and Telling in Conversation

Anita Pomerantz

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780190927431
eISBN:
9780197522875
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190927431.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

The work contains nine published conversation analytic articles by Anita Pomerantz on asking and telling practices. Each paper explicates complexities involved when people ask or tell something. ... More

The Hidden History of Coined Words

The Hidden History of Coined Words

Ralph Keyes

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780190466763
eISBN:
9780197573921
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190466763.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

How are words coined? That provides the focus of The Hidden History of Coined Words. Based on extensive research, its author, Ralph Keyes, has determined that successful neologisms are as likely to ... More

Reimagining Rapport

Reimagining Rapport

Zane Goebel (ed.)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780190917074
eISBN:
9780190917104
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190917074.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This collection sketches the use of the term rapport within the fields of anthropology, sociology, sociolinguistics, applied linguistics, and linguistic anthropology. Rather than leave the term ... More

Women in the History of Linguistics

Women in the History of Linguistics

Wendy Ayres-Bennett and Helena Sanson (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198754954
eISBN:
9780191816451
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198754954.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Historical Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

Women in the History of Linguistics is a ground-breaking investigation into women’s contribution to the description, analysis, and codification of languages across a wide range of different ... More

Colonial and Decolonial LinguisticsKnowledges and Epistemes

Colonial and Decolonial Linguistics: Knowledges and Epistemes

Ana Deumert, Anne Storch, and Nick Shepherd (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780198793205
eISBN:
9780191835124
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198793205.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Language Families, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

The discipline of linguistics in general, and the field of African linguistics in particular, appear to be facing a paradigm shift. There is a strong movement away from established methodologies and ... More

Phonological Word and Grammatical WordA Cross-Linguistic Typology

Phonological Word and Grammatical Word: A Cross-Linguistic Typology

Alexandra Y. Aikhenvald, R. M. W. Dixon, and Nathan M. White (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780198865681
eISBN:
9780191898013
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198865681.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

‘Word’ is a cornerstone for the understanding of every language. It is a pronounceable phonological unit. It will also have a meaning, and a grammatical characterization-a morphological structure and ... More

YiddishBiography of a Language

Yiddish: Biography of a Language

Jeffrey Shandler

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780190651961
eISBN:
9780190651992
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190651961.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This book provides an introduction to Yiddish, the foundational vernacular of Ashkenazi Jews, both as a subject of interest in its own right and for the distinctive issues that Yiddish raises for the ... More

All Bullshit and Lies?Insincerity, Irresponsibility, and the Judgment of Untruthfulness

All Bullshit and Lies?: Insincerity, Irresponsibility, and the Judgment of Untruthfulness

Chris Heffer

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780190923280
eISBN:
9780190923327
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190923280.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

In a post-factual world in which claims are often held to be true only to the extent that they partisanly confirm one’s preexisting beliefs, this book asks the following crucial questions: How can ... More

The Complexities of Morphology

The Complexities of Morphology

Peter Arkadiev and Francesco Gardani (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198861287
eISBN:
9780191893346
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198861287.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology

The volume deals with the multifaceted nature of morphological complexity understood as a composite rather than unitary phenomenon as it shows an amazing degree of crosslinguistic variation. It ... More

queerqueenLinguistic Excess in Japanese Media

queerqueen: Linguistic Excess in Japanese Media

Claire Maree

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780190869618
eISBN:
9780190869649
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190869618.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

Queerqueen examines the editing and writing of queer excess into Japanese popular culture through mediatization of queerqueen styles. The book illustrates how a diversity of gender identifications, ... More

Language Invention in Linguistics Pedagogy

Language Invention in Linguistics Pedagogy

Jeffrey Punske, Nathan Sanders, and Amy V. Fountain (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780198829874
eISBN:
9780191868351
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198829874.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Applied Linguistics and Pedagogy, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This volume brings together multiple emerging strands of interest in language and linguistics. First is increasing attention on pedagogical scholarship in linguistics, signaled by the 2013 addition ... More

Language Dispersal, Diversification, and Contact

Language Dispersal, Diversification, and Contact

Mily Crevels and Pieter Muysken (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780198723813
eISBN:
9780191791154
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198723813.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Language Families, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

How did languages spread across the globe? Why do we sometimes find large language families, distributed over a wider area, and sometimes clusters of very small families or language isolates (i.e. ... More

A Grammar of Akabea

A Grammar of Akabea

Raoul Zamponi and Bernard Comrie

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780198855798
eISBN:
9780191889424
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198855798.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Language Families, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This grammar of Akabea is the first published descriptive grammar of a traditional language of the Great Andamanese family and the first grammar of a traditional Great Andamanese language written to ... More

The Linguistics of HumorAn Introduction

The Linguistics of Humor: An Introduction

Salvatore Attardo

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780198791270
eISBN:
9780191833717
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198791270.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Semantics and Pragmatics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This book is the first comprehensive systematic introduction to the linguistics of humor. Assuming no background in humor studies at all, and an elementary knowledge of linguistics, all the ... More

RevivalisticsFrom the Genesis of Israeli to Language Reclamation in Australia and Beyond

Revivalistics: From the Genesis of Israeli to Language Reclamation in Australia and Beyond

Ghil'ad Zuckermann

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780199812776
eISBN:
9780190097042
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199812776.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Historical Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This seminal book introduces revivalistics, a new trans-disciplinary field of enquiry surrounding language reclamation, revitalization and reinvigoration. The book is divided into two main parts that ... More

Global Leadership TalkConstructing Good Governance in Indonesia

Global Leadership Talk: Constructing Good Governance in Indonesia

Zane Goebel

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190845049
eISBN:
9780190854256
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190845049.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This book examines the discursive connections between global flows of ideologies about leadership and good governance, how these ideologies are localized in Indonesia, and how all of this relates to ... More

The Discourse of Police Interviews

The Discourse of Police Interviews

Marianne Mason and Frances Rock (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780226647654
eISBN:
9780226647821
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226647821.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

The Discourse of Police Interviews examines how police interviews are discursively constructed and institutionally used to investigate and prosecute crimes. This volume investigates multiple ... More

The Dynamics of Dementia Communication

The Dynamics of Dementia Communication

Alison Wray

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190917807
eISBN:
9780190917838
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190917807.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

Despite a plethora of good advice, it can be hard to sustain effective communicative behaviours when someone is living with a dementia. This book asks why that is. Part 1 explores how various ... More

When Conversation LapsesThe Public Accountability of Silent Copresence

When Conversation Lapses: The Public Accountability of Silent Copresence

Elliott M. Hoey

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
February 2020
ISBN:
9780190947651
eISBN:
9780190947682
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190947651.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This book analyzes how people behave in and around lapses in conversation. Lapses are moments when all participants have the option to speak, but refrain from doing so. Through four empirical ... More

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