Language and Cognition Department, Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics
 by Shakila Shayan

Language of Perception: The View From Language and Culture

This entry provides an overview of some linguistic phenomena pertinent to the “language of perception”, and is a necessary companion to the elicitation tasks later in the field manual. The goal of this task is to collect basic linguistic data about the language of perception, as a complement to stimulus-based tasks.


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Levinson, Stephen C., Asifa Majid & N.J. Enfield. 2007. Language of perception: the view from language and culture. In Asifa Majid (ed.), Field Manual Volume 10, 10-21. Nijmegen: Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics.