The Function of Proverbs in Discourse: The Case of a Mexican Transnational Social Networkby Ela-As Doma-Nguez Barajas, Elias Dominguez Barajas, El as Dom Nguez Barajas
Pub. Date: 03/15/2010
Publisher: De Gruyter, Walter, Inc.
The book examines how thinking, speaking, and interacting influence the construction of meaning among interlocutors. Its revelatory analysis of the complex use of proverbs as discursive tools in the daily life of a social network of transnational families based in/head>