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The Resource Language in the U.S.A. : themes for the 21st century, [edited by] Edward Finegan, John Rickford

Language in the U.S.A. : themes for the 21st century, [edited by] Edward Finegan, John Rickford

Label
Language in the U.S.A. : themes for the 21st century
Title
Language in the U.S.A.
Title remainder
themes for the 21st century
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Edward Finegan, John Rickford
Title variation
Language in the United States of America
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Language in the USA will be welcomed by students across the disciplines of English, Linguistics, Communication Studies, American Studies and Popular Culture, as well as anyone interested more generally in language and related issues."--Jacket
Dewey number
409/.73
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1940-
  • 1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Finegan, Edward
  • Rickford, John R.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Language and languages
  • United States
Label
Language in the U.S.A. : themes for the 21st century, [edited by] Edward Finegan, John Rickford
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Walt Wolfram
  • African American English
  • Lisa Green
  • The dictionary of American regional English
  • Joan Houston Hall--
  • PART 2 : OTHER LANGUAGE VARIETIES
  • Multilingualism and non-English mother tongues
  • Joshua A Fishman
  • Creole languages forging new identities
  • Patricia Nichols
  • PART 1 : AMERICAN ENGLISH
  • Native American languages
  • Akira Y. Yamamoto,
  • Ofelia Zepeda
  • Spanish in the Northeast
  • Ana Celia Zentella
  • Spanish in the Southwest
  • Carmen Silva-Corvalán
  • American sign language
  • Cecil Lucas,
  • Clayton Valli
  • American English: its origins and history
  • Asian American voices
  • Thom Huebner,
  • Linda Uyechi
  • Linguistic diversity and English language acquisition
  • Robert Bayley
  • PART 3 : THE SOCIOLINGUISTIC SITUATION
  • Language ideology and language prejudice
  • Rosina Lippi-Green
  • Ebonics and its controversy
  • John Baugh
  • Richard W. Bailey
  • Language planning, language policy, and the English-only Movement
  • Terrence G. Wiley
  • Language in Education
  • Lily Wong Fillmore
  • Adolescent language
  • Penelope Eckert
  • Slang
  • Connie Eble
  • Hip Hop Nation Language
  • H. Samy Alim
  • American English and its distinctiveness
  • Language, gender and sexuality
  • Mary Bucholtz
  • Language identity and community in American literature
  • James Peterson
  • The language of doctors and patients
  • Cynthia Hagstrom
  • The language of cyberspace
  • Denise E. Murray
  • Language attitudes to speech
  • Dennis R. Preston
  • Edward Finegan
  • Regional dialects
  • William Kretzschmar
  • Social varieties of American English
Control code
ocn124039382
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 502 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511215919
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)124039382
Label
Language in the U.S.A. : themes for the 21st century, [edited by] Edward Finegan, John Rickford
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Walt Wolfram
  • African American English
  • Lisa Green
  • The dictionary of American regional English
  • Joan Houston Hall--
  • PART 2 : OTHER LANGUAGE VARIETIES
  • Multilingualism and non-English mother tongues
  • Joshua A Fishman
  • Creole languages forging new identities
  • Patricia Nichols
  • PART 1 : AMERICAN ENGLISH
  • Native American languages
  • Akira Y. Yamamoto,
  • Ofelia Zepeda
  • Spanish in the Northeast
  • Ana Celia Zentella
  • Spanish in the Southwest
  • Carmen Silva-Corvalán
  • American sign language
  • Cecil Lucas,
  • Clayton Valli
  • American English: its origins and history
  • Asian American voices
  • Thom Huebner,
  • Linda Uyechi
  • Linguistic diversity and English language acquisition
  • Robert Bayley
  • PART 3 : THE SOCIOLINGUISTIC SITUATION
  • Language ideology and language prejudice
  • Rosina Lippi-Green
  • Ebonics and its controversy
  • John Baugh
  • Richard W. Bailey
  • Language planning, language policy, and the English-only Movement
  • Terrence G. Wiley
  • Language in Education
  • Lily Wong Fillmore
  • Adolescent language
  • Penelope Eckert
  • Slang
  • Connie Eble
  • Hip Hop Nation Language
  • H. Samy Alim
  • American English and its distinctiveness
  • Language, gender and sexuality
  • Mary Bucholtz
  • Language identity and community in American literature
  • James Peterson
  • The language of doctors and patients
  • Cynthia Hagstrom
  • The language of cyberspace
  • Denise E. Murray
  • Language attitudes to speech
  • Dennis R. Preston
  • Edward Finegan
  • Regional dialects
  • William Kretzschmar
  • Social varieties of American English
Control code
ocn124039382
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 502 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511215919
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)124039382

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