Chapter 4 - Key Terms and Concepts descriptive linguistics...

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Chapter 4 - Symbolic Communication and Culture You should learn. .. 1. the significance of language in culture. 2. identify some of the methods used by anthropologists to study language. 3. differentiate between human and non-human communication. 4. understand the importance of non-spoken communication to culture.
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Unformatted text preview: Key Terms and Concepts descriptive linguistics phoneme morpheme syntax ethnolinguistics historical linguistics sociolinguistics Sapir-Whorf Hypothesis dialect kinesics proxemics silent language American Sign Language (ASL) Some Important People and Societies Edward Sapir Benjamin Lee Whorf...
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This note was uploaded on 11/17/2011 for the course ANTHROPOLO an 101 taught by Professor - during the Fall '09 term at Montgomery.

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