A Psycholinguistic Study on Verbal Language and Non Verbal Language Problem Faced by the Main Character in the Movie Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

K, Jusmar Virdwiatmo (2017) A Psycholinguistic Study on Verbal Language and Non Verbal Language Problem Faced by the Main Character in the Movie Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close. Other thesis, Universitas Sebelas Maret.

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    Jusmar Virdwiatmo Kasmanjono. C0308042. 2016. A Psycholinguistic Study on Verbal Language and Non Verbal Language Problem Faced by the Main Character in the Movie “Extremely Loud and Incredible Close”. Undergraduate Thesis. English Department: Faculty of Cultural Science. Sebelas Maret University. This research was conducted to describe thepsycholinguistic study of verbal and non-verbal language problems faced by the main male character in the movie “Extremely Loud Incredibly Close”, who is likely have an Asperger Syndrome in his childhood life. The objectives of this research are (1) to reveal the verbal language problems faced by Oskar in the movie Extremely Loud Incredibly Closeand (2) to reveal the non-verbal language problem faced by Oskar in the movie Extremely Loud Incredibly Close. This research uses descriptive qualitative method that emphasizes the specific case—language disorder by using psycholinguistic approaches to analyze the verbal language problem followed by non verbal language problem faced by the main character with Asperger Syndrome in Extremely Loud and Incredible Close film.The data sources were the original VCD of Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close and the movie script.The datafindings were presented in textual description and number was used to support the analysis of the data. Some steps in analyzing the data were: identifying the material data, classifying each data into the categorization, analyzing each data, interpreting each data based on its contexts, reporting the findings, and drawing the conclusionare collected by observing the utterances in the film and seeing the odd gesture used by the main characters in the film.The result of this study shows that Oskar Shell has some kinds of verbal language disorder, namely: literal interpretation, lack of pragmatics, verbal fluency, pedantic language, idiosyncratic use of words, and auditory discrimination and distortion.The result also shows that he has non verbal language problems, namely :limited use of gesture, gauche body language, limited facial expression, inappropriate face expression, and peculiar stiff gaze.

    Item Type: Thesis (Other)
    Subjects: N Fine Arts > N Visual arts (General) For photography, see TR
    Divisions: Fakultas Sastra dan Seni Rupa
    Fakultas Sastra dan Seni Rupa > Sastra Inggris
    Depositing User: Nanda Rahma Ananta
    Date Deposited: 07 Sep 2017 09:28
    Last Modified: 07 Sep 2017 09:28
    URI: https://eprints.uns.ac.id/id/eprint/34493

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