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The Resource Ethnolinguistic Chicago : language and literacy in the city's neighborhoods, [edited by] Marcia Farr

Ethnolinguistic Chicago : language and literacy in the city's neighborhoods, [edited by] Marcia Farr

Label
Ethnolinguistic Chicago : language and literacy in the city's neighborhoods
Title
Ethnolinguistic Chicago
Title remainder
language and literacy in the city's neighborhoods
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Marcia Farr
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Often cited as a quintessential American city, Chicago is and always has been a city of immigrants, and is one of the most linguistically diverse cities in the United States. Language is central to social identity, this work look at the related issues of language and ethnicity
Dewey number
306.4/4/0977311
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Farr, Marcia
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  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • Ethnic groups
  • Literacy
  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • Chicago (Ill.)
Label
Ethnolinguistic Chicago : language and literacy in the city's neighborhoods, [edited by] Marcia Farr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Contents; Foreword; Preface; 1 INTRODUCTION: LANGUAGE AND IDENTITY IN A GLOBAL CITY; 2 LANGUAGE POLICY IN ILLINOIS: PAST AND PRESENT; 3 SIGNIFYING LAUGHTER AND THE SUBTLETIES OF LOUD-TALKING: MEMORY AND MEANING IN AFRICAN AMERICAN WOMEN'S DISCOURSE; 4 PERSONAL STORYTELLING: WORKING-CLASS AND MIDDLE-CLASS MOTHERS IN COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVE; 5 IDENTITY CONSTRUCTION IN DISCOURSE: GENDER TENSIONS AMONG GREEK AMERICANS IN CHICAGO; 6 A LITERACY EVENT IN AFRICAN AMERICAN CHURCHES: THE SERMON AS A COMMUNITY TEXT
  • 7 "BLESS THIS LITTLE TIME WE STAYED HERE": PRAYERS OF INVOCATION AS MEDIATION OF IMMIGRANT EXPERIENCE AMONG NIGERIANS IN CHICAGO8 THE ARAB ACCOUNTANT AS LANGUAGE MEDIATOR; 9 THEY DID NOT FORGET THEIR SWEDISH: CLASS MARKERS IN THE SWEDISH AMERICAN COMMUNITY; 10 ITALIAN PATTERNS IN THE AMERICAN COLLANDIA LADIES' CLUB: HOW DO WOMEN MAKE BELLA FIGURA?; 11 LITHUANIAN AND ENGLISH LANGUAGE USE AMONG EARLY TWENTIETH CENTURY LITHUANIAN IMMIGRANTS IN CHICAGO; 12 CLASS IDENTITY AND THE POLITICS OF DISSENT
Control code
ocn647479622
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 400 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781410608901
Lccn
2002041679
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647479622
Label
Ethnolinguistic Chicago : language and literacy in the city's neighborhoods, [edited by] Marcia Farr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Contents; Foreword; Preface; 1 INTRODUCTION: LANGUAGE AND IDENTITY IN A GLOBAL CITY; 2 LANGUAGE POLICY IN ILLINOIS: PAST AND PRESENT; 3 SIGNIFYING LAUGHTER AND THE SUBTLETIES OF LOUD-TALKING: MEMORY AND MEANING IN AFRICAN AMERICAN WOMEN'S DISCOURSE; 4 PERSONAL STORYTELLING: WORKING-CLASS AND MIDDLE-CLASS MOTHERS IN COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVE; 5 IDENTITY CONSTRUCTION IN DISCOURSE: GENDER TENSIONS AMONG GREEK AMERICANS IN CHICAGO; 6 A LITERACY EVENT IN AFRICAN AMERICAN CHURCHES: THE SERMON AS A COMMUNITY TEXT
  • 7 "BLESS THIS LITTLE TIME WE STAYED HERE": PRAYERS OF INVOCATION AS MEDIATION OF IMMIGRANT EXPERIENCE AMONG NIGERIANS IN CHICAGO8 THE ARAB ACCOUNTANT AS LANGUAGE MEDIATOR; 9 THEY DID NOT FORGET THEIR SWEDISH: CLASS MARKERS IN THE SWEDISH AMERICAN COMMUNITY; 10 ITALIAN PATTERNS IN THE AMERICAN COLLANDIA LADIES' CLUB: HOW DO WOMEN MAKE BELLA FIGURA?; 11 LITHUANIAN AND ENGLISH LANGUAGE USE AMONG EARLY TWENTIETH CENTURY LITHUANIAN IMMIGRANTS IN CHICAGO; 12 CLASS IDENTITY AND THE POLITICS OF DISSENT
Control code
ocn647479622
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 400 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781410608901
Lccn
2002041679
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647479622

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