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Hymes, Dell H.

Overview
Works: 157 works in 601 publications in 4 languages and 15,446 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Folklore  Poetry  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Editor, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: P35, 401
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Most widely held works by Dell H Hymes
Language in culture and society; a reader in linguistics and anthropology by Dell H Hymes ( Book )
33 editions published between 1964 and 1969 in English and held by 1,659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ethnography, linguistics, narrative inequality toward an understanding of voice by Dell H Hymes ( )
21 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and held by 1,580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This important volume illuminates Hymes' research as a whole; gives insights into current agendas and issues; and points to new areas for further research
Reinventing anthropology by Dell H Hymes ( Book )
37 editions published between 1969 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Dell Hymes's edited collection of essays, originally published in 1972, brought together a host of leading voices in anthropology passionate about the need to "reinvent" the discipline in which they were all involved. Having determined that the scientific approach fostered by anthropologists earlier in the century disavowed the subjectivity inherent in observation, Hymes and his colleagues called for a more reflexive approach to ethnography. They also sought a solution to the fragmentation that they felt was splintering their field and proposed a progressive political awareness that embraced a liberatory rather than a materialistic end. Knowing that there was no single institutional structure or formulated doctrine the could foster this, they looked within their discipline for answers. Their call to arms: to keep attention focused on the fundamental questions."--BOOK JACKET
Essays in the history of linguistic anthropology by Dell H Hymes ( )
22 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 1,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anthropology and linguistics, as historically developing disciplines, have had partly separate roots and traditions. In particular settings and in general, the two disciplines have partly shared, partly differed in the nature of their materials, their favorite types of problem the personalities of their dominant figures, their relations with other disciplines and intellectual current. The two disciplines have also varied in their interrelation with each other and the society about them. Institutional arrangements have reflected the varying degrees of kinship, kithship, and separation. Such rel
Directions in sociolinguistics; the ethnography of communication by John J Gumperz ( Book )
31 editions published between 1972 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Foundations in sociolinguistics; an ethnographic approach by Dell H Hymes ( Book )
45 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tavistock Press was established as a co-operative venture between the Tavistock Institute and Routledge & Kegan Paul (RKP) in the 1950s to produce a series of major contributions across the social sciences. This volume is part of a 2001 reissue of a selection of those important works which have since gone out of print, or are difficult to locate. Published by Routledge, 112 volumes in total are being brought together under the name The International Behavioural and Social Sciences Library: Classics from the Tavistock
On Noam Chomsky; critical essays by Gilbert Harman ( Book )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Functions of language in the classroom by Courtney B Cazden ( Book )
26 editions published between 1972 and 1985 in English and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Series of articles on the relationship of language use and learning. Some activities with native children described
"In vain I tried to tell you" : essays in Native American ethnopoetics by Dell H Hymes ( Book )
15 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in English and held by 911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A landmark volume that revolutionized our understanding of the power and significance of Native stories and storytellers in North America, "In vain I tried to tell you" showcases the methodology and theory of ethnopoetics. Focusing on the rich Native storytelling traditions of the Pacific Northwest, Hymes investigates what particular stylistic and linguistic devices and patterns in oral tales reveal about rhythm and order in the cultures creating them. A breathtaking series of analyses of particular myths and their relationship to performance forms the centerpiece of this volume. The concluding essays explore Native perspectives and approaches to stories, highlighting the reasons behind the storytellers' choices of characters, genres, and titles
Pidginization and creolization of languages; proceedings of a conference held at the University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica, April, 1968 by Dell H Hymes ( Book )
46 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in English and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Studies in the history of linguistics: traditions and paradigms by Dell H Hymes ( Book )
16 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The origin and diversification of language by Morris Swadesh ( Book )
8 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The use of computers in anthropology by Dell H Hymes ( Book )
11 editions published in 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American structuralism by Dell H Hymes ( Book )
13 editions published between 1975 and 1981 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Studies in southwestern ethnolinguistics. Meaning and history in the languages of the American southwest by Dell H Hymes ( Book )
11 editions published in 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Language in education : ethnolinguistic essays by Dell H Hymes ( Book )
10 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Now I know only so far : essays in ethnopoetics by Dell H Hymes ( Book )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Now I Know Only So Far, sociolinguist and ethnopoetic scholar Dell Hymes examines the power and significance of Native North American literatures and how they can best be approached and appreciated. Such narratives, Hymes argues, are ways of making sense of the world. To truly comprehend the importance and durability of these narratives, one must investigate the ways of thinking expressed in these texts-the cultural sensibilities also deeply affected by storytellers' particular experiences and mastery of form
On linguistic anthropology : essays in honor of Harry Hoijer, 1979 by Joseph H Greenberg ( Book )
6 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vers la compétence de communication by Dell H Hymes ( Book )
19 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in French and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ethnography of communication by John J Gumperz ( Book )
9 editions published between 1964 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Hymes, D.
Hymes, D. H. 1927-2009
Hymes, Dell.
Hymes, Dell, 1927-
Hymes, Dell H.
Hymes, Dell H. 1927-2009
Hymes, Dell H. (Dell Hathaway)
Hymes, Dell Hathaway 1927-2009 Vollstaendiger Name
ハイムズ, デル
Languages
English (356)
French (19)
Spanish (2)
German (1)
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