Perspectives on American English

Perspectives on American English
Author : Joey Lee Dillard
Publisher : Walter de Gruyter
Total Pages : 492
Release : 1980
ISBN 10 : 9027933677
ISBN 13 : 9789027933676
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Perspectives on American English Book Description:

CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE SOCIOLOGY OF LANGUAGE brings to students, researchers and practitioners in all of the social and language-related sciences carefully selected book-length publications dealing with sociolinguistic theory, methods, findings and applications. It approaches the study of language in society in its broadest sense, as a truly international and interdisciplinary field in which various approaches, theoretical and empirical, supplement and complement each other. The series invites the attention of linguists, language teachers of all interests, sociologists, political scientists, anthropologists, historians etc. to the development of the sociology of language.

Perspectives on American English
Language: en
Pages: 492
Authors: Joey Lee Dillard
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1980 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE SOCIOLOGY OF LANGUAGE brings to students, researchers and practitioners in all of the social and language-related sciences carefully select
Perspectives on American English
Language: en
Pages: 475
Authors: Joey L. Dillard
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-13 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

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A History of American English
Language: en
Pages: 244
Authors: J. L. Dillard
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-25 - Publisher: Routledge

This impressive volume provides a chronological, narrative account of the development of American English from its earliest origins to the present day.
Toward a Social History of American English
Language: en
Pages: 313
Authors: Joey L. Dillard
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-27 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

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Annotated Bibliography of Southern American English
Language: en
Pages: 463
Authors: James B. McMillan
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-12-11 - Publisher: University Alabama Press

A collection of the total range of scholarly and popular writing on English as spoken from Maryland to Texas and from Kentucky to Florida The only book-length b
Sociocultural and Historical Contexts of African American English
Language: en
Pages: 396
Authors: Sonja L. Lanehart
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

This volume, based on presentations at a 1998 state of the art conference at the University of Georgia, critically examines African American English (AAE) socia
Middle-Class African American English
Language: en
Pages: 273
Authors: Tracey Weldon
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-02-04 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

From its historical development to its current context, this is the first full-length overview of middle-class African American English.
Perspectives on Black English
Language: en
Pages: 392
Authors: Joey L. Dillard
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-12-15 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE SOCIOLOGY OF LANGUAGE brings to students, researchers and practitioners in all of the social and language-related sciences carefully select
Perspectives on Aspect
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Henk J. Verkuyl
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-11-17 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

This book offers both a retrospective view on how theories of aspectuality have developed over the past 30 years, and presents current, new directions of aspect
New Perspectives on Irish English
Language: en
Pages: 380
Authors: Bettina Migge
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

This volume brings together current research by international scholars on the varieties of English spoken in Ireland. The papers apply contemporary theoretical