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Title "Happiness" and "pain" across languages and cultures / edited by Cliff Goddard (Griffith University), Zhengdao Ye (Australian National University).

Published Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : John Benjamins Publishing Company, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  152.42014 HAPP    AVAILABLE
Physical description 145 pages ; 25 cm.
Series Benjamins Current Topics, 1874-0081 ; volume 84.
Benjamins current topics ; v. 84. 1874-0081.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Exploring "happiness" and "pain" across languages and cultures / Cliff Goddard and Zhengdao Ye -- "Pain" and "suffering" in cross-linguistic perspective / Anna Wierzbicka -- The story of "Danish Happiness": Global discourse and local semantics / Carsten Levisen -- The meaning of "happiness" (xìngfú) and "emotional pain" (tòngkŭ) in Chinese / Zhengdao Ye -- Japanese interpretations of "pain" and the use of psychomimes / Yuko Asano-Cavanagh -- Some remarks on "pain" in Latin American Spanish / Zuzanna Bulat Silva -- The semantics and morphosyntax of Tare "hurt/pain" in Koromu (PNG): verbal and nominal constructions / Carol Priestley.
Other author Goddard, Cliff, editor.
Ye, Zhengdao, editor.
Subject Semantics.
Emotions -- Cross-culural studies.
Language and emotions -- Cross-cultural studies.
Intercultural communication.
ISBN 9789027242723