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Book: Human Communication across Cultures

Chapter: The Structural Features of Language

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.27818


In this chapter, the reader is introduced to the discipline of Structural Linguistics, including an outline of its history and a brief overview of its subfields (phonetics/phonology, morphology, syntax, and semantics).

Chapter Contributors

  • Vincent Remillard ( - vremillard) 'Saint Francis University, Loretto, Pennsylvania'
  • Karen Williams ( - karenwilliams) 'Mercyhurst University, Erie, Pennsylvania'