Face (sociological Concept)
Face, idiomatically meaning dignity/prestige, is a fundamental concept in the fields of sociology, sociolinguistics, semantics, politeness theory, psychology, political science, communication, and Face Negotiation Theory.
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... Linguists have analyzed the semantics of face" ... Huang 1985,cited above)used prototype semantics to differentiate lian and mianzi ... George Lakoff and Mark Johnson'sMetaphors We Live By 198037)emphasizes the facefor the person"metonymy ...
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“A cheerful intelligent face is the end of culture, and success enough. For it indicates the purpose of Nature and wisdom attained.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)