|Author/Contributor(s):||Blum, Susan D|
|Publisher:||Oxford University Press, USA|
of human society and experience. Instead of taking an ideological stance on specific issues, the text presents a range of theoretical and disciplinary perspectives and bolsters them with pedagogical support, including unit and chapter introductions; critical-thinking, reading, and application
questions; suggested further reading; and a comprehensive glossary. Questions of power, identity, interaction, ideology, and the nature of language and other semiotic systems are woven throughout the third edition of Making Sense of Language, making it an exemplary text for courses in language and
culture, linguistic anthropology, sociolinguistics, and four-field anthropology.