|Present||Professor, Anthropology, University of Northern Iowa ‐ Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Criminology|
Honors and Awards
- College of Social and Behavioral Sciences Award for Outstanding Teaching 2010
- Culture, Nature & Society
- Language & Culture
- Gender in Cross-Cultural Perspective
- Psychological Anthropology
University of Northern Iowa
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Speaking politely, kindly, and beautifully: Ideologies of politeness in Japanese ...
Multilingua: Journal of Cross-Cultural and Interlanguage Communication (2013)
In recent years, politeness theory has increasingly focused on speakers’ own conceptualizations of polite behavior, viewing politeness concepts as a ...
Formulaic Expressions, Chinese Proverbs, and Newspaper Editorials: Exploring Type and ...
Journal of Linguistic Anthropology (2006)
This article elucidates the distinction between type and token interdiscursivity (Silverstein 2005) through an analysis of Japanese wedding speeches. Type ...