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Published: 07 August 1997

328 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195088366

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Understanding Cultures through Their Key Words

English, Russian, Polish, German, and Japanese

Anna Wierzbicka

Oxford Studies in Anthropological Linguistics

  • *Presents a major new theory of culture-independent semantics
  • *Author is an international star in anthropological linguistics
  • *Semantics, Culture, and Cognition sold 2350 copies in paperback, including 1137 to export markets
  • *Special focus on Japanese, Australian English, Polish, and Russian

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