ethnolinguistics


ethnolinguistics
n. (Anthropology) study of language as part of culture, field that studies the language of a particular ethnic group

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Ethnolinguistics — (sometimes called cultural linguistics[1]) is a field of linguistics which studies the relationship between language and culture, and the way different ethnic groups perceive the world. It is the combination between ethnology and linguistics. The …   Wikipedia

  • ethnolinguistics — ethnolinguist, n. ethnolinguistic, adj. /eth noh ling gwis tiks/, n. (used with a sing. v.) the study of language as an aspect or part of culture, esp. the study of the influence of language on culture and of culture on language. [1945 50; ETHNO… …   Universalium

  • ethnolinguistics — noun The field of linguistic anthropology which studies the language of a specific ethnic group. See Also: ethnolinguist, ethnolinguistic …   Wiktionary

  • ethnolinguistics — eth·no·linguistics …   English syllables

  • ethnolinguistics — “+ noun plural but singular in construction Etymology: ethno + linguistics : a study of the relations between linguistic and nonlinguistic cultural behavior …   Useful english dictionary

  • Этнолингвистика — (ethnolinguistics), направление в языкознании, изучающее язык в его отношении к культуре, взаимодействие языковых, этнокультурных и этнопсихолог, факторов в функционировании и эволюции языка. В более широком понимании Э. рассматривается как… …   Народы и культуры

  • ЭТНОЛИНГВИСТИКА —         (антрополог, лингвистика, лингвистич. антропология и др.)         по наиболее распространенному определению наука, занимающаяся исследованием связей между языковыми и культурными явлениями. За этим общим определением стоят достаточно… …   Энциклопедия культурологии

  • Sapir, Edward — born Jan. 26, 1884, Lauenburg, Pomerania, Ger. died Feb. 4, 1939, New Haven, Conn., U.S. Polish born U.S. linguist and anthropologist. He was a founder of ethnolinguistics, which considers the relationship of culture to language, and a principal… …   Universalium

  • Ethnoscience — has been defined as an attempt to reconstitute what serves as science for others, their practices of looking after themselves and their bodies, their botanical knowledge, but also their forms of classification, of making connections, etc. (Augé,… …   Wikipedia

  • Linguistic relativity — Anthropology Fields Archaeology Biological anthropology Cultural anthropology Linguistic anthropology Social anthropology …   Wikipedia


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