Eloquence in Trouble: The Poetics and Politics of Complaint in Rural Bangladesh. Oxford Studies in Anthropological Linguistics James M Wilce

ISBN: 9781280534997

Published: February 16th 2012

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300 pages


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Eloquence in Trouble: The Poetics and Politics of Complaint in Rural Bangladesh. Oxford Studies in Anthropological Linguistics  by  James M Wilce

Eloquence in Trouble: The Poetics and Politics of Complaint in Rural Bangladesh. Oxford Studies in Anthropological Linguistics by James M Wilce
February 16th 2012 | ebook | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, talking book, mp3, ZIP | 300 pages | ISBN: 9781280534997 | 10.59 Mb

This is a study of the complaints of medical patients in rural Bangladesh, and how those complaints are connected to and reveal the patients social world, social relations, sense of self, ideology of language and his/her relation to power. The bookMoreThis is a study of the complaints of medical patients in rural Bangladesh, and how those complaints are connected to and reveal the patients social world, social relations, sense of self, ideology of language and his/her relation to power.

The book also focuses on the troubles besetting genres of complaint in Bangladesh. Wilce provides an ethnography of Bangla communication, a semiotically-oriented book on greater Bengal, and an attempt to apply critical medical anthropology to Bangladesh.



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