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Men stand, women sit: On the grammaticalization of posture verbs in Papuan languages, its bodily basis and cultural correlates

Citation

Rumsey, A 2002, 'Men stand, women sit: On the grammaticalization of posture verbs in Papuan languages, its bodily basis and cultural correlates', in John Newman (ed.), The Linguistics of Sitting, Standing, and Lying, John Benjamins Publishing Company, The Netherlands, Philadelphia, pp. 179-211.

Year

2002

ANU Authors

Fields of Research

  • Linguistic Structures (Incl. Grammar, Phonology, Lexicon, Semantics)
  • Social And Cultural Anthropology

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