- A status symbol such as an expensive car or custom tailored suit convey symbolic meaning.
- Facial expressions as indicators of moods.
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ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2014. “nonlinguistic symbol.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved January 23, 2019 (https://sociologydictionary.org/nonlinguistic-symbol/).
APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)
nonlinguistic symbol. (2014). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/nonlinguistic-symbol/
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Bell, Kenton, ed. 2014. “nonlinguistic symbol.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed January 23, 2019. https://sociologydictionary.org/nonlinguistic-symbol/.
MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)
“nonlinguistic symbol.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2014. Web. 23 Jan. 2019. <https://sociologydictionary.org/nonlinguistic-symbol/>.