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Distributed Language
Language: en
Pages: 220
Authors: Stephen J. Cowley
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-05 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

The volume presents language as fully integrated with human existence. On this view, language is not essentially ‘symbolic’, not represented inside minds or brains, and most certainly not determined by micro-social rules and norms. Rather, language is part of our ecology. It emerges when bodies co-ordinate vocal and visible gesture
Distributed Languaging, Affective Dynamics, and the Human Ecology Volume II
Language: en
Pages: 276
Authors: Paul J. Thibault
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020 - Publisher:

"Language plays a central role in human life. However, the term 'language' as defined in the language sciences of the 20th century and the traditions these have drawn on, have arguably, limited our thinking about what language is and does. The two inter-linked volumes of Thibault's study articulate crucially important
Principles of Distributed Systems
Language: en
Pages: 502
Authors: Marcos K. Aguilera, Leonardo Querzoni, Marc Shapiro
Categories: Computers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12-09 - Publisher: Springer

This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Principles of Distributed Systems, OPODIS 2014, Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy, in December 2014. The 32 papers presented together with two invited talks were carefully reviewed and selected from 98 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on consistency;
New Adventures in Language and Interaction
Language: en
Pages: 271
Authors: Jürgen Streeck
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

In this book sixteen international scholars of language and social interaction describe their distinct frameworks of analysis. Taking conversation analysis and interactional sociolinguistics as their points of departure and investigating ordinary conversation as well as institutions such as health care, therapy, and city council meetings, they often incorporate gesture, prosody,
Distributed Languaging, Affective Dynamics, and the Human Ecology Volume I
Language: en
Pages: 344
Authors: Paul J. Thibault
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-23 - Publisher: Routledge

Language plays a central role in human life. However, the term ‘language’ as defined in the language sciences of the 20th century and the traditions these have drawn on, have arguably, limited our thinking about what language is and does. The two inter-linked volumes of Thibault’s study articulate crucially important