Talking Proper: The Rise of Accent as Social Symbol

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Talking Proper: The Rise of Accent as Social Symbol - Mugglestone, Lynda

Talking Proper is a history of the rise and fall of the English accent as a badge of cultural, social, and class identity. Lynda Mugglestone traces the origins of the phenomenon in late eighteenth-century London, follows its history through the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, and charts its downfall during the era of New Labor. This is a witty ...

Talking Proper: The Rise of Accent as Social Symbol 2007, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780199250622

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Talking Proper: The Rise of Accent as Social Symbol 2003, OUP Oxford, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780199250615

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"Talking Proper": The Rise of Accent as Social Symbol 1997, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780198237068

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"Talking Proper": The Rise of Accent as Social Symbol 1995, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198239482

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