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The Resource Black linguistics : language, society, and politics in Africa and the Americas, edited by Sinfree Makoni [and others] ; foreword by Ngõugõi wa Thiong"o

Black linguistics : language, society, and politics in Africa and the Americas, edited by Sinfree Makoni [and others] ; foreword by Ngõugõi wa Thiong"o

Label
Black linguistics : language, society, and politics in Africa and the Americas
Title
Black linguistics
Title remainder
language, society, and politics in Africa and the Americas
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sinfree Makoni [and others] ; foreword by Ngõugõi wa Thiong"o
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Action
digitized
Dewey number
306.44/089/96
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Makoni, Sinfree
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  • Blacks
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Sociolinguistics
Label
Black linguistics : language, society, and politics in Africa and the Americas, edited by Sinfree Makoni [and others] ; foreword by Ngõugõi wa Thiong"o
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
other
Contents
Ideologies of language and socially realistic linguistics / Donald Winford -- "We are the streets" : African American language and the strategic construction of a street conscious identity / H. Samy Alim -- Sound and power : the language of the Rastafari / Velma Pollard -- Promoting African languages as conveyors of knowledge in educational institutions / Zaline M. Roy-Campbell -- Language policies and language education in francophone Africa : a critique and a call to action / Hassana Alidou -- Contradiction or affirmation? The South African language policy and the South African national government / Nkhelebeni Phaswana -- From misinvention to disinvention of language : multilingualism and the South African constitution / Sinfree Makoni -- Linguistic profiling / John Baugh -- "Whassup, homeboy?" Joining the African Diaspora : black English as a symbolic site of identification and language learning / Awad el Karim M. Ibrahim -- US and South African teachers' developing perspectives on language and literacy : changing domestic and international roles of linguistic gate-keepers / Arnetha F. Ball
Control code
ocn252830212
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 228 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203986615
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252830212
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Black linguistics : language, society, and politics in Africa and the Americas, edited by Sinfree Makoni [and others] ; foreword by Ngõugõi wa Thiong"o
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
other
Contents
Ideologies of language and socially realistic linguistics / Donald Winford -- "We are the streets" : African American language and the strategic construction of a street conscious identity / H. Samy Alim -- Sound and power : the language of the Rastafari / Velma Pollard -- Promoting African languages as conveyors of knowledge in educational institutions / Zaline M. Roy-Campbell -- Language policies and language education in francophone Africa : a critique and a call to action / Hassana Alidou -- Contradiction or affirmation? The South African language policy and the South African national government / Nkhelebeni Phaswana -- From misinvention to disinvention of language : multilingualism and the South African constitution / Sinfree Makoni -- Linguistic profiling / John Baugh -- "Whassup, homeboy?" Joining the African Diaspora : black English as a symbolic site of identification and language learning / Awad el Karim M. Ibrahim -- US and South African teachers' developing perspectives on language and literacy : changing domestic and international roles of linguistic gate-keepers / Arnetha F. Ball
Control code
ocn252830212
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 228 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203986615
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252830212
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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