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ERIC Number: EJ263238
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1982-Apr
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Talking to Children in Western Samoa.
Ochs, Elinor
Language in Society, v11 n1 p77-104 Apr 1982
Presents study which examines relation between cultural beliefs and values and organization of communication between caregivers and young children in a community in western Samoa and in Anglo middle class. Illustrates ways in which organization of turn-taking and procedures for clarification and interpretation are linked to beliefs and expectations concerning nature of children and social organization of caregiving. (Author/BK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United States