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Language diversity and thought

a reformulation of the linguistic relativity hypothesis

by John Arthur Lucy

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sapir-Whorf hypothesis.,
  • Language and languages -- Variation.,
  • Thought and thinking.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 308-321) and index.

    StatementJohn A. Lucy.
    SeriesStudies in the social and cultural foundations of language ;, no. 12
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP35 .L84 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 328 p. ;
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1548190M
    ISBN 100521384184, 0521387973
    LC Control Number91027644

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      Recognizing the true extent of structural diversity in human language opens up exciting new research directions for cognitive scientists, offering thousands of different natural experiments given by different languages, with new opportunities for dialogue with biological paradigms concerned with change and diversity, and confronting us with the. in Diversity of Thought, Diversity and Inclusion, Cognitive diversity by Herrmann International Over the past few years, more and more corporate leaders and consultants have been talking about a “new” kind of workplace diversity: cognitive diversity, which can also be referred to as diversity of thought.

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