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Linguistic Diversity and Social Justice

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Linguistic Diversity and Social Justice "prompts thinking about linguistic disadvantage as a form of structural disadvantage that needs to be recognized and taken seriously."


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Language Evolution: The Windows Approach

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Language Evolution: The Windows Approach addresses the question: "How can we unravel the evolution of language, given that there is no direct evidence about it?"


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Title: The Aboriginal-White Encounter: Towards Better Communication
Written By: M.S. Bain
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Faced with unexplained communication difficulties, the author draws on linguistics, anthropology, and cognitive psychology, and concludes that traditional Aborigines prefer to operate on the basis of thought which is directly tied to reality and action which is interactional.

Publication Year: 1993
Publisher: SIL International Publications
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Linguistic Field(s): Sociolinguistics
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Format: Paperback
ISBN: 0868923478
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 251
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