Chapter 17. Misunderstanding

  1. Alessandro Duranti
  1. Benjamin Bailey

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996522.ch17

A Companion to Linguistic Anthropology

A Companion to Linguistic Anthropology

How to Cite

Bailey, B. (2005) Misunderstanding, in A Companion to Linguistic Anthropology (ed A. Duranti), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996522.ch17

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631223528

Online ISBN: 9780470996522

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Keywords:

  • misunderstanding;
  • intersubjective understanding;
  • levels of understanding;
  • inter-cultural misunderstanding;
  • inter-gender misunderstanding

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Understanding

  • Levels of (Mis) Understanding

  • Inter-cultural and Inter-gender Misunderstanding

  • Conclusion