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LINGUIST List 23.2050

Thu Apr 26 2012

Qs: The Effects of Language Transcription

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Date: 25-Apr-2012
From: Dave Paulson <dave.paulsontemple.edu>
Subject: The Effects of Language Transcription
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I am looking for information on the conventions of language transcription.
Obviously, we linguists have a myriad of ways for representing recorded

I am interested in the ways this might influence our understanding of human

In geography some maps might lead people to think about the world in certain
ways: http://go.hrw.com/atlas/norm_map/world.gif

However, there are many different orientations:

What have people written about for how this process occurs in language

Linguistic Field(s): Cognitive Science
                            Linguistic Theories
                            Writing Systems

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