Language in Society: An Introduction to Sociolinguistics

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Language in Society: An Introduction to Sociolinguistics - Romaine, Suzanne

Why have 1500 separate languages developed in the Pacific region? Why do Danes understand Norwegians better than Norwegians understand Danish? Is Ebonics a language or a dialect? Linguistics tends to ignore the relationship between languages and the societies in which they are spoken, while sociology generally overlooks the role of language in ...

Language in Society: An Introduction to Sociolinguistics 2001, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198731924

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Language in Society: An Introduction to Sociolinguistics 1994, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198751342

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