CULTURAL MODELS IN LANGUAGE & THOUGHT.
Holland, Dorothy C. and Naomi Quinn.
New York: Cambridge University Press, 1987. Octavo, wraps, 400 p., bibl. Good Paperback 0521311683 A multidisciplinary collaboration of anthropologists, linguists, and psychologists explore the way in which cultural knowledge is organized and used in everyday language. Essays include: "The cognitive model of anger inherent in American English" by George Lakoff, "Convergent evidence for a cultural model of American marriage," "Ecuadorian illness stories: cultural knowledge in natural dicourse." Includes notes. (Item ID: 142241)