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The Sociolinguistics of Language: Introduction to Sociolinguistics, Volume 2

The Sociolinguistics of Language: Introduction to Sociolinguistics, Volume 2

Ralph W. Fasold

ISBN: 978-0-631-13825-9

Jan 1991, Wiley-Blackwell

356 pages

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$66.95

Description

A companion to the author's Sociolinguistics of Society, this textbook, examines the influence of social interaction in language use and discusses a variety of facts about language from the commonplace to the exotic.
Editor's Preface.

Introduction.

1. Address Forms.

2. The Ethnography of Communication.

3. Discourse.

4. Language and Sex.

5. Linguistic Pragmatics: Conversatinal Implicature.

6. More on Linguistic Pragmatics.

7. Pidgin and Creole Languages.

8. Linguistic Variation.

9. Some Applications of the Sociolonguistics of Lnaguage.

Bibliography.

Index.