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Title Quechua expressions of stance and deixis / edited by Marilyn S. Manley and Antje Muntendam
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2015]


Description 1 online resource (xii, 326 pages)
Series Brill's Studies in the Indigenous Languages of the Americas ; volume 11
Brill's studies in the indigenous languages of the Americas ; 11.
Contents List of Tables and Figures; Notes on Contributors; Chapter 1 Introduction; Chapter 2 Pointing in Space and Time: Deixis and Directional Movement in Schoolchildren's Quechua; Chapter 3 Demonstrative Deixis in Two Dialects of Amazonian Quichua; Chapter 4 Child Acquisition of Quechua Evidentiality and Deictic Meaning; Chapter 5 Multidimensional Markers of Evidential, Epistemic and Mirative Stance in Cuzco Quechua; Chapter 6 Discourse Deixis in Southern Quechua: A Case Study on Topic and Focus
Chapter 7 From Nominal Predicate to Deictic Clausal Highlighter: The Development of hina 'like'Chapter 8 Right Peripheral Domains, Deixis and Information Structure in Southern Quechua; Index
Summary "This volume explores the semantics and pragmatics of Southern Quechua and Ecuadorian Quichua expressions of stance and deixis. This work is the first to study a broad range of stance/deictic phenomena in Quechua and Quichua in-depth"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Quechua language -- Terms and phrases
Quechua language -- Deixis
Quechua language -- Semantics
Quechua language -- Etymology.
Indians of South America -- Ecuador -- Languages.
Indians of South America -- Peru -- Cuzco -- Languages
Indians of South America -- Bolivia -- Languages.
FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY -- Native American Languages.
Indians of South America -- Languages
Language and languages
Quechua language
Quechua language -- Etymology
Quechua language -- Semantics
Ecuador -- Languages.
Peru -- Languages.
Bolivia -- Languages.
Peru -- Cuzco
Genre/Form Dictionaries
Form Electronic book
Author Manley, Marilyn S., editor
Muntendam, Antje, editor
ISBN 9789004290105