641025 Ecolinguistics

winter semester 2016/2017 | Last update: 16.01.2017 Place course on memo list
641025
Ecolinguistics
VO 2
5
weekly
every 3rd semester
English

Knowledge of central concepts of ecolinguistics and some ecolinguistic approaches; development of a critical awareness of anthropocentric formulations in texts which focus on the relationship of human beings and animals/plants.

 

Definition of „ecology“ and „linguistics“; history of ecolinguistics; areas of ecolinguistics: 1. language as an ecosystem; 2. language diversity and language death: big languages replace small languages; 3. speaking/writing about nature (anthropocentric discourse); 4. speaking/writing about social groups (ethnocentric and androcentric discourse).

 

Teacher-centred instruction, interrupted by joint analyses of relevant texts; visualization with the help of PowerPoint.

 

 

 

 

 

Written test (Multiple Choice)

A. Fill (1993): Ökolinguistik. Tübingen: Narr.

J.H. Reichholf (1998): Der blaue Planet. Einführung in die Ökologie. München: dtv.

A. Fill/P. Mühlhäusler (ed.)(2001): The Ecolinguistic Reader. London: Continuum.

 

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Date Time Location
Wed 2016-10-05
10.15 - 11.45 40432 UR 40432 UR Barrier-free
Wed 2016-10-12
10.15 - 11.45 40432 UR 40432 UR Barrier-free
Wed 2016-10-19
10.15 - 11.45 40432 UR 40432 UR Barrier-free
Wed 2016-11-09
10.15 - 11.45 40432 UR 40432 UR Barrier-free
Wed 2016-11-16
10.15 - 11.45 40432 UR 40432 UR Barrier-free
Wed 2016-11-23
10.15 - 11.45 40432 UR 40432 UR Barrier-free
Wed 2016-11-30
10.15 - 11.45 40432 UR 40432 UR Barrier-free
Wed 2016-12-07
10.15 - 11.45 40432 UR 40432 UR Barrier-free
Wed 2016-12-14
10.15 - 11.45 40432 UR 40432 UR Barrier-free
Wed 2017-01-11
10.15 - 11.45 40432 UR 40432 UR Barrier-free
Wed 2017-01-18
10.15 - 11.45 40432 UR 40432 UR Barrier-free
Wed 2017-01-25
10.15 - 11.45 40432 UR 40432 UR Barrier-free
Wed 2017-02-01
10.15 - 11.45 40432 UR 40432 UR Barrier-free
Wed 2017-02-01
10.15 - 11.45 50105/2 SR 50105/2 SR Barrier-free Prüfung
Wed 2017-02-01
10.15 - 11.45 50109/3 SR 50109/3 SR Barrier-free Prüfung