A Race to the Moon or a Walk Through a Buhutu Text

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Date Created:
1984
Extent:
95 pages
Abstract:
This paper was rewritten many years after the topic was presented as an item in a course on grammar and discourse. The current file is intended to help introduce the concept of and a method for studying texts, "the big picture", instead of only having a bottom up study of the linguistic features of a given language.
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Draft (posted 'as is' without peer review)
Country:
Papua New Guinea
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Subject:
Top Down Analysis
Text Analysis
Text
Discourse Analysis Method
Discourse
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Entry Number:
61431