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ERIC Number: EJ633413
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-1040-9289
Social Acts, Class and the Construction of Personhood in Indian Families.
Bhatia, Sunil
Early Education and Development, v12 n3 p433-54 Jul 2001
Observed Hindi-speaking Indian caregivers and their children to examine how caregivers use language to create diverse conceptions of personhood. Distributional analyses examined the proportion of person references and class-based patterns of co-occurrence between particular social acts and person references. Discussion explored ways in which caregivers use language to talk about varying notions of the person world. (Author/KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: India