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Unformatted text preview: u need this book. book. • There are two ‘recommended’ titles as recommended’ well. • Those may be helpful but are NOT necessary. • We will not quiz, test or Lecture Instructor • Dr. Amy Fountain • PhD 1998 UA’s UA’ Joint Program in Anthropology and Linguistics • Native American Languages • Sounds & words otherwise evaluate you based on recommended readings. INDV101 – Fall 2007 INDV101 – Fall 2007 “Dr. Fountain”? • One of the things that linguists study is how people use language to do things • Like create/maintain relationships and establish or undermine social structures • This is called the study of “pragmatics” • Pragmatics is a subdiscipline of linguistics. INDV101 – Fall 2007 Rules of Address • Communities differ in the rules that participants use when they address each other. • In the university community, if someone has earned their Ph.D., some people consider it rude to use ‘Mr.’, ‘Mrs.’ or ‘Ms.’ – one should Mr.’ Mrs.’ M...
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This note was uploaded on 02/25/2010 for the course INDV 101 taught by Professor Walker during the Fall '07 term at University of Arizona- Tucson.

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