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5/23/11 Click to edit Master subtitle style Voice Anth 270/271
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5/23/11 Voice Mikhail Bakhtin (1895-1975) Russian literary theorist Heteroglossia -- What we think of as “a language” is actually composed of many different varieties At any given moment of its evolution, language is stratified not only into linguistic dialects in the strict sense of the word (according to formal linguistic markers, especially phonetic), but are
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5/23/11 Two forces in language Centripetal forces of language “historical processes of linguistic unification and centralization” (p. 270). Examples? Centrifugal forces of language: disunification, decentralization. Examples?
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5/23/11 Voice "As a living, socio--ideological concrete thing, as heteroglot opinion, language, for the individual consciousness, lies on the borderline between oneself and the other. The word in language is half someone else's." (p. 293) “Language has been completely taken over, shot through with intentions and accents . ... All words
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This note was uploaded on 05/23/2011 for the course ANTH 270 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign.

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