Language and Cognition Department, Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics
 by Gunter Senft

Ethnography of Pointing Questionnaire

Pointing gestures are recognised to be a primary manifestation of human social cognition and communicative capacity. The goal of this task is to collect empirical descriptions of pointing practices in different cultural settings.


This entry has been superceded by the 2007 version.

How to cite this resource?

Wilkins, David & Sotaro Kita. 1999. Ethnography of pointing questionnaire. In David Wilkins (ed.), Manual for the 1999 Field Season, 41-44. Nijmegen: Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics.

Volume 1999 , filed under Gesture, Space project.