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Title Expressing the self : cultural diversity and cognitive universals / edited by Minyao Huang and Kasia M. Jaszczolt.
Imprint Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2018.
Edition First edition.

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Subject Grammar, Comparative and general -- Person.
Expression (Philosophy)
Alt Name Huang, Minyao,
Jaszczolt, Katarzyna,
Uniform Title Expressing the self (Oxford University Press)
Description 1 online resource
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Edition First edition.
Contents Introduction: The self in language, in thought, and en route in-between / Kasia M. Jaszczolt -- 'Me', 'us', and 'others' : expressing the self in Arawak languages of South America, with a focus on Tariana / Alexandra Y. Aikhenvald -- The proper treatment of egophoricity in Kathmandu Newari / Elizabeth Coppock and Stephen Wechsler -- Self-referring in Korean, with reference to Korean first-person markers / Hye-Kyung Lee -- Expressing the self in Japanese : indexical expressions in the service of indexical thoughts / Rodanthi Christofaki -- De se marking, logophoricity, and ziji / Hsiang-Yun Chen -- Charting the speaker-relatedness of impersonal pronouns : constrastive evidence from English, French, and Thai / Minyao Huang, Jiranthara Srioutai, and Melanie Greaux -- Expressing the selves : subject splits and viewpoint hierarchies in multiple-perspective constructions / Sonja Zeman -- Referential variability of generic 'one' / Minyao Huang -- Expressing the self : from types of de se to speech-act types / Kasia M. Jaszczolt and Maciej Witek -- The incremental self / John Perry -- On the essentiality of thoughts (and reference) / Eros Corazza -- Pragmatic indexicals / Kasia M. Jaszczolt.
Summary The book addresses different linguistic and philosophical aspects of referring to the self in a wide range of languages from different language families. It offers an interdisciplinary understanding of expressing the self that comprises philosophy of mind at one end of the spectrum and cross-cultural pragmatics of self-expression at the other.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed March 12, 2018).
ISBN 9780191090295 (electronic bk.)
0191090298 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 1027965210
Additional Format Original 0198786654 9780198786658 (OCoLC)991100934