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 ...
Famous quotes containing the word face:
“Hidden by old age awhile
In maskers cloak and hood,
Each hating what the other loved,
Face to face we stood:
That I have met with such, said he,
Bodes me little good.”
—William Butler Yeats (18651939)