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Beyond Ebonics : Linguistic Pride and Racial Prejudice - 00 edition

Beyond Ebonics : Linguistic Pride and Racial Prejudice (ISBN10: 0195152891; ISBN13: 9780195152890)
ISBN13: 978-0195152890
ISBN10: 0195152891

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-0195120462
ISBN10: 0195120469

Summary: The media frenzy surrounding the 1996 resolution by the Oakland School Board brought public attention to the term ''Ebonics'', however the idea remains a mystery to most. John Baugh, a well-known African-American linguist and education expert, offers an accessible explanation of the origins of the term, the linguistic reality behind the hype, and the politics behind the outcry on both sides of the debate. Using a non-technical, first-person style, and bringing in man
y of his own personal experiences, Baugh debunks many commonly-held notions about the way African-Americans speak English, and the result is a nuanced and balanced portrait of a fraught subject. This volume should appeal to students and scholars in anthropology, linguistics, education, urban studies, and African-American studies

Clarifies issues an issue that has caused massive national confusion


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Summary: The media frenzy surrounding the 1996 resolution by the Oakland School Board brought public attention to the term ''Ebonics'', however the idea remains a mystery to most. John Baugh, a well-known African-American linguist and education expert, offers an accessible explanation of the origins of the term, the linguistic reality behind the hype, and the politics behind the outcry on both sides of the debate. Using a non-technical, first-person style, and bringing in many of his own personal experiences, Baugh debunks many commonly-held notions about the way African-Americans speak English, and the result is a nuanced and balanced portrait of a fraught subject. This volume should appeal to students and scholars in anthropology, linguistics, education, urban studies, and African-American studies

Clarifies issues an issue that has caused massive national confusion


...show less

Edition/Copyright: 00
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Published: 04/28/2002
International: No

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