Complexity Perspectives on Language, Communication and Society

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ISBN: 978-3-642-32816-9 (Print) 978-3-642-32817-6 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages 1-13

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    Pages 1-2

    Introduction

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    Pages 3-14

    Facing Complexity: Prediction vs. Adaptation

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    Pages 15-34

    Sociolinguistics: Towards a Complex Ecological View

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    Pages 35-60

    Language as a Complex Adaptive System: Towards an Integrative Linguistics

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    Pages 61-73

    An Experientially-Based Informationless Communication

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    Pages 75-84

    Conversation as Emergent Function

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    Pages 85-93

    Communication Situations: A Dialogic Quiz?

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    Pages 95-102

    Education, Emotion, Complexity

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    Pages 103-115

    Minds and Screens: Communication and Socialization from a Complexity Perspective

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    Pages 117-149

    Self-organization in Communicating Groups: The Emergence of Coordination, Shared References and Collective Intelligence

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    Pages 151-173

    General Linguistics and Communication Sciences: Sociocomplexity as an Integrative Perspective

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    Pages 175-196

    The Fuzzy Complexity of Language

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    Pages 197-218

    The Emergence of Complexity in Language: An Evolutionary Perspective

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    Pages 219-239

    The Ecology of Pressures: Towards a Tool to Analyze the Complex Process of Language Shift and Maintenance

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    Pages 241-246

    Ethics and Progress in Today’s World

  17. Back Matter

    Pages 0--1