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A World of Others" Words

Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Intertextuality

by Richard Bauman

  • 61 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Blackwell Publishing Limited .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Language & Linguistics,
  • Intertexuality,
  • Communication in folklore,
  • Social Science,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Sociology,
  • Oral tradition,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Folklore & Mythology - Folklore,
  • Education / Multicultural Education,
  • Communication in anthropology,
  • Cross-cultural orientation,
  • Intertextuality

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8405310M
    ISBN 101405116056
    ISBN 109781405116053

    Friendly reminder for the ~purists~ – all words were made up at some point. Plus, many words in use in the English language were borrowed from other languages. Words on the World and Worlds of Words. However the main reason I show this graphic is the incredible density of information that the graphic data presenter/artist at Macmillan Publishers was able to insert into a relatively small and simple chart.


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