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The Resource Broken English : dialects and the politics of language in Renaissance writings, Paula Blank

Broken English : dialects and the politics of language in Renaissance writings, Paula Blank

Label
Broken English : dialects and the politics of language in Renaissance writings
Title
Broken English
Title remainder
dialects and the politics of language in Renaissance writings
Statement of responsibility
Paula Blank
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-2016
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blank, Paula
Dewey number
820.9/003
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Politics of language
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • English literature
  • Language and languages
  • Language and languages
  • English language
  • English language
  • Dialect literature, English
  • Language and culture
  • Language and culture
  • Renaissance
Summary expansion
The English language in the Renaissance was in many ways a collection of competing Englishes. Blank investigates the representation of alternative vernaculars in both linguistic and literary works of the time
Label
Broken English : dialects and the politics of language in Renaissance writings, Paula Blank
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 169-206) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Chapter INTRODUCTION -- chapter 1 THE RENAISSANCE DISCOVERY OF DIALECT -- chapter 2 THE THIEVES OF LANGUAGE -- chapter 3 REGIONS OF RENAISSANCE ENGLISH I -- South of the Border -- chapter 4 REGIONS OF RENAISSANCE ENGLISH II -- The North Country -- chapter 5 LANGUAGE, LAWS, AND BLOOD -- The King's English and His Empire
Control code
ocm52416328
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 211 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415137799
Lccn
95052389
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)52416328
Label
Broken English : dialects and the politics of language in Renaissance writings, Paula Blank
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 169-206) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Chapter INTRODUCTION -- chapter 1 THE RENAISSANCE DISCOVERY OF DIALECT -- chapter 2 THE THIEVES OF LANGUAGE -- chapter 3 REGIONS OF RENAISSANCE ENGLISH I -- South of the Border -- chapter 4 REGIONS OF RENAISSANCE ENGLISH II -- The North Country -- chapter 5 LANGUAGE, LAWS, AND BLOOD -- The King's English and His Empire
Control code
ocm52416328
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 211 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415137799
Lccn
95052389
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)52416328

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