Weekend Special | Take 10% Off. Get the code »

Sociolinguistic Perspectives on Register - Biber, Douglas, Professor (Editor), and Finegan, Edward (Editor)
Filter Results
Shipping
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency
Cash for Textbooks

Textbook Buyback

This collection brings together several perspectives on language varieties defined according to their contexts of use--what are variously called registers, sublanguages, or genres. The volume highlights the importance of these central linguistic phenomena; it includes empirical analyses and linguistic descriptions, as well as explanations for existing patterns of variation and proposals for theoretical frameworks. The book treats languages in obsolescence and in their youth; it examines registers from languages from around ...

Sociolinguistic Perspectives on Register 1994, Oxford University Press, USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780195083644

Hardcover

Select