Oct22 - 3 Face – positive self image we want to present and want others to recognize Irving Goffman poise – knowledge on how to repair

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Language and communication *Linguistic Anthropology– the study of language in its cultural context *Bailey article – confusions people have between them. How they express themselves. Small talk – confusion arises. 1. Linguistic and communicative competence - Noam Chomsky -Linguistic competence – every human being is born with a capacity to learn and understand language. - Dell Hymes -Communicative competence – knowledge of how to use language appropriately. - Example – turn taking… how long to wait between people talking. Knowing how to be polite. When to use ma’am or sir. 2. Contextualization cues – social messages conveyed by context - eye contact. Hand gestures.
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Unformatted text preview: 3. Face – positive self image we want to present and want others to recognize.- Irving Goffman- poise – knowledge on how to repair situations where you loose face. 4. Speech events (and Roman Jakobson) context (what you are talking about) addresser message (what opinion is being given) addressee contact (verbal. Distance.) code (language being used) referential (literal content. What are you referring to) emotive poetic (artistic use of language) conative (compels) phatic metalingual (language used to talk about language itself) **reading communicative competence **defenition of speech or language community **think bout face. Est identity **own reaction to everything...
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course ANTH 1000 taught by Professor Cochrane during the Fall '07 term at Auburn University.

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Oct22 - 3 Face – positive self image we want to present and want others to recognize Irving Goffman poise – knowledge on how to repair

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