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Fri Dec 18 2015

TOC: International Journal of Language and Culture 2/2 (2015)

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 17-Dec-2015
From: Karin Plijnaar <>
Subject: International Journal of Language and Culture Vol. 2, No. 2 (2015)
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Publisher: John Benjamins

Journal Title: International Journal of Language and Culture
Volume Number: 2
Issue Number: 2
Issue Date: 2015

Subtitle: Language and Cultural Values

Main Text:

2015. vii, 161 pp.

Table of Contents


Language and cultural values: Adventures in applied ethnolinguistics
Bert Peeters
133 – 141

Offensive language and sociocultural homogeneity in Singapore: An ethnolinguistic perspective
Adrian Tien
142 – 168

The Trinidadian ‘Theory of Mind’: Personhood and postcolonial semantics
Carsten Levisen and Melissa Reshma Jogie
169 – 193

How universal is UN ‘peace’?: A comparative linguistic analysis of the United Nations and Giryama (Kenya) concepts of ‘peace’
Froukje Krijtenburg and Eefje de Volder
194 – 218

Tall poppies in the land down under: An applied ethnolinguistic approach
Bert Peeters
219 – 243

Lige, a Danish ‘magic word’?: An ethnopragmatic analysis
Carsten Levisen and Sophia Waters
244 – 268

German Ordnung : A semantic and ethnopragmatic analysis of a core cultural value
Rahel Cramer
269 – 293

Linguistic Field(s): Anthropological Linguistics
                            Cognitive Science
                            Text/Corpus Linguistics

Subject Language(s): Chinese, Min Nan (nan)
                            Creole English, Trinidadian (trf)
                            Creole French, Saint Lucian (acf)
                            Danish (dan)
                            English (eng)
                            German (deu)
                            Kigiryama (nyf)
                            Malay (mly)
                            Tamil (tam)

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