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Authority in Language - 3rd edition

Authority in Language (ISBN10: 0415174139; ISBN13: 9780415174138)
ISBN13: 978-0415174138
ISBN10: 0415174139

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-0415174121
ISBN10: 0415174120

Summary: Authority in Language explores the controversial notion of 'correct' and 'incorrect' language. In this fully revised and updated third edition, the authors offer the most recent arguments in the long-running debate over the teaching of Standard English in the US and Britain. They compare the language ideologies in both countries, including a discussion of the English Only movement and the Ebonics controversy in the US, and consider the historical process of st ...show moreandardization and its social consequences, in particular discrimination against low status and ethnic minority groups on the basis of their language traits. Indispensable for anyone with an interest in how language functions to discriminate, Authority in Language provides the most up-to-date treatment of the subject available today. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 3RD 99
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Routledge N. Y.
Published: 11/12/1998
International: No

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