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The Resource The nonverbal shift in early modern English conversation, Axel Hübler

The nonverbal shift in early modern English conversation, Axel Hübler

Label
The nonverbal shift in early modern English conversation
Title
The nonverbal shift in early modern English conversation
Statement of responsibility
Axel Hübler
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the first historical investigation on the nonverbal component of conversation. In the courtly society of 16th and 17th century England, it is argued that a drift appeared toward an increased use of prosodic means of expression at the expense of gestural means. Direct evidence is provided by courtesy books and personal documents of the time, indirect evidence by developments in the English lexicon. The rationale of the argument is cognitively grounded; given the integral role of gestures in thinking-for-speaking, it rests on an isomorphism between gestural and prosodic behavior that is
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hübler, Axel
Dewey number
420.1/41
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1139.7
LC item number
.H83 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Pragmatics & beyond,
Series volume
154
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • Nonverbal communication
  • Anglais (Langue)
  • Anglais (Langue)
  • Anglais (Langue)
  • Communication non-verbale
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • Nonverbal communication
  • Great Britain
  • Non-verbale communicatie
  • Conversatie
  • Prosodie (taalkunde)
  • Engels
  • Hofcultuur
  • Engeland
Label
The nonverbal shift in early modern English conversation, Axel Hübler
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-272) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Nonverbal Shift in Early Modern English Conversation; Editorial page; Title page; LCC data; Table of contents; Introduction; chapter 1; Subjecting the body to control; chapter 2; Are gestures dispensable?; chapter 3; The touchstone of real life; chapter 4; Words for gestures?; chapter 5; Turning to the vocal mode; chapter 6; Pieces of historical evidencefor a prosodic turn; chapter 7; Repercussions of the prosodic turnin the lexicon; chapter 8; Prince and petit bourgeois; A virtual picture; chapter 9; Recast into a conjectural historyof modal change; Bibliography; Author index*
Control code
714801594
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 278 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027292834
Lccn
2006051824
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)714801594
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The nonverbal shift in early modern English conversation, Axel Hübler
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-272) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Nonverbal Shift in Early Modern English Conversation; Editorial page; Title page; LCC data; Table of contents; Introduction; chapter 1; Subjecting the body to control; chapter 2; Are gestures dispensable?; chapter 3; The touchstone of real life; chapter 4; Words for gestures?; chapter 5; Turning to the vocal mode; chapter 6; Pieces of historical evidencefor a prosodic turn; chapter 7; Repercussions of the prosodic turnin the lexicon; chapter 8; Prince and petit bourgeois; A virtual picture; chapter 9; Recast into a conjectural historyof modal change; Bibliography; Author index*
Control code
714801594
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 278 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027292834
Lccn
2006051824
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)714801594
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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