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Title Relating events in narrative : volume 2 : typological and contextual perspectives / [edited by] Sven Strömquist, Ludo Verho[e]ven ; in collaboration with Ayhan Aksu-Koç [and others]
Published Mahwah, N.J. : Lawrence Erlbaum, ©2004
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Contents Contributors; Preface and Acknowledgements; Prologue; Focusing on 'where': An Analysis of Warlpiri Frog Stories; Position and Motion in Tzeltal Frog Stories: The Acquisition of Narrative Style; Focus on Action in Motion Descriptions: The Case of West-Greenlandic; Motion Events in Basque Narratives; Time, Space, and Manner in Swedish and Icelandic: Narrative Construction in Two Closely Related Languages; The Verbalization of Motion Events in Arrernte; A Third Way to Travel: The Place of Thai in Motion-Event Typology; The Encoding of Motion Information in American Sign Language
Summary This follow-up volume to the "frog-story studies" book, "Relating Events in Narrative: A Cross-Linguistic Developmental Study" (1994) is dividied into two main parts. Part one focuses on crosslinguistic perspectives whilst part two offers a variety of theoretical and methodological perspectives
Notes Continuation of a study published in 1994 under the title: Relating events in narrative : a crosslinguistic developmental study
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Discourse analysis, Narrative
Typology (Linguistics)
Context (Linguistics)
Context (Linguistics)
Discourse analysis, Narrative.
Typology (Linguistics)
Form Electronic book
Author Strömqvist, Sven, 1954-
Verhoeven, Ludo Th
ISBN 1410609693