A Companion to Linguistic Anthropology provides a series of in-depth
explorations of key concepts and approaches by some of the scholars whose
work constitutes the theoretical and methodological foundations of the
contemporary study of language as culture.
-Provides a definitive overview of the field of linguistic anthropology,
comprised of original contributions by leading scholars in the field.
-Constitutes an unprecedented overview of both the theoretical and
methodological foundations of contemporary linguistic anthropology.
-Summarizes past and contemporary research across the field and is intended
to spur students and scholars to pursue new paths in the coming decades.
-Includes a comprehensive bibliography of over 2000 entries designed as a
resource for anyone seeking a guide to the literature of linguistic