LINGUIST List 29.588

Mon Feb 05 2018

TOC: Gesture 16 / 2 (2017)

Editor for this issue: Sarah Robinson <srobinsonlinguistlist.org>


Date: 02-Feb-2018
From: Karin Plijnaar <karin.plijnaarbenjamins.nl>
Subject: Gesture Vol. 16, No. 2 (2017)
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Publisher: John Benjamins
http://www.benjamins.com/

Journal Title: Gesture
Volume Number: 16
Issue Number: 2
Issue Date: 2018


Main Text:

2017. iv, 214 pp.

Table of Contents

Articles

Pragmatic functions of gestures: Some observations on the history of their study and their nature
Adam Kendon
Pages 157 – 175

Foreground gesture, background gesture
Kensy Cooperrider
Pages 176 – 202

Embodied frames and scenes: Body-based metonymy and pragmatic inferencing in gesture
Irene Mittelberg
Pages 203 – 244

Discourse management gestures
Elisabeth Wehling
Pages 245 – 276

How recurrent gestures mean: Conventionalized contexts-of-use and embodied motivation
Cornelia Müller
Pages 277 – 304

Sign-creation in the Seattle DeafBlind community: A triumphant story about the regeneration of obviousness
Terra Edwards
Pages 305 – 328

Performing gesture: The pragmatic functions of pantomimic and lexical repertoires in a natural sign narrative
E. Mara Green
Pages 329 – 363

New and recent publications
Pages 364 – 366

Notes: Further information and weblinks
Page 367

Join ISGS: International Society for Gesture Studies
Page 368

Recent and forthcoming events
Pages 369 – 370


Linguistic Field(s): Cognitive Science
                            Discourse Analysis
                            Pragmatics

Subject Language(s): American Sign Language (ase)

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