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Published: 07 January 1999

320 Pages | 7 halftones, 4 line drawings


ISBN: 9780195106879

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Eloquence in Trouble

The Poetics and Politics of Complaint in Rural Bangladesh

James M. Wilce

Oxford Studies in Anthropological Linguistics

This is a study of the complaints of medical patients in rural Bangladesh, and how those complaints are connected to and reveal the patient's ...