Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

Standard English : The Widening Debate - 99 edition

Standard English : The Widening Debate (ISBN10: 0415191637; ISBN13: 9780415191630)
ISBN13: 978-0415191630
ISBN10: 0415191637

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-0415191623
ISBN10: 0415191629

Summary: ''Current debates about the teaching of English in the school curriculum and more general concerns about declining standards of English are placed in a historical, social and international context. Standard English traces the notion of 'Standard English' from its roots in the practices of late seventeenth-century grammarians, through succeeding centuries to the present day; explores the definitions of 'Standard English', with particular attention paid to distinctions between spoken a ...show morend written English; demonstrates that 'Standard English' is viewed very differently in the US and reveals how it is used as a marker for different forms of social discrimination, and draws on similar issues such as the English Only Movement and Ebonics; and considers the relevance of 'Standard English' in the world context.'' ''Standard English: The widening debate is an accessible, seminal work which clarifies an increasingly confused topic. It is therefore essential reading for students of English, and English in Education, and will also appeal to anyone with an active interest in the English language.''--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 99
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Routledge N. Y.
Published: 03/31/1999
International: No

View eBook Requirements
View Digital Rights



List Price: $59.95
Used  Currently Sold Out
New  Currently Sold Out
Rental $47.49
Due back 05/29/2015
Rental
Save $12.46 (21%)
  • Free return shipping
  • In stock
  • 21-day satisfaction guarantee
CDs or access codes may not be included
eTextbook $30.95
Marketplace sellers starting at $32.00

10 more offers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for Standard English : The Widening Debate
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (10)  |  New (5)  |  Like New (2)  |  Very Good (3)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$56.38
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
Barnes & Noble.com
Various Shipping Locations, USA
Seller Rating: 5
Brand new, ships from the closest shipping location to your shipping address!
$32.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
LikeNew
David J. Craig-bookseller ON
Toronto, ON
Seller Rating: 4.6
London 1999 A/c jacket Softcover, 8vo, 312 pages. A very fine unmarked, unsoiled and uncreased copy.
$39.75
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Glued To The Tube Books MN
Minneapolis, MN
Seller Rating: 4.85
New York City, New York 1999 Pictorial Softcover First Thus Very Good 8vo-over 7?"-9?" tall. "This book does more than 'widen the debate'; it also focuses it, by carefully analyzing the complex issu ...show morees of definition and ideology which the notion of 'Standard English' presents. Its contributors provide a robust alternative, grounded in historical, socio-linguistic and descriptive perspective, to the simplistic accounts which have been prominent in recent years. It is a timely and significant contribution to the literature on this topic." {Dave Crystal}. This book has 312 pages and is illustrated. the text contains NO internal martks whatsoever. ...show less
$49.00
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Edmonton Book Store AB
Edmonton, AB
Seller Rating: 4.78
Florence, Kentucky, U.S.A. 1999 Ppbk Very Good. No Dj 8vo. pp. 312, "Standard English draws together the leading international scholars in the field, who confront the debates surrounding 'Standard E ...show morenglish', grammar and correctness head-on. These debates are as intense today as ever and extend far beyond an academic context. Current debates about the teaching of English in the school curriculum and concerns about declining standards of English are placed in a historical, social and international context. Standard English: * explores the definitions of 'Standard English', with particular attention to distinctions between spoken and written English * traces the idea of 'Standard English' from its roots in the late seventeenth century through to the present day. This is an accessible, seminal work which clarifies an increasingly confused topic. It includes contributions from: Ronald Carter, Jenny Cheshire, Tony Crowley, James Milroy, Lesley Milroy and Peter Trudgill" ...show less
$51.06
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
PaperbackshopUS
Secaucus, NJ
Seller Rating: 4.48
New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000.
$53.66
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
GreatBookPrices
Westminster, MD
Seller Rating: 4.19
Brand New, Perfect Condition, Please allow 4-14 business days for delivery. 100% Money Back Guarantee, Over 1,000,000 customers served.
$53.67
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
EuroBooks
Horcott Rd, Fairford,
Seller Rating: 4.41
New Book. Shipped from UK within 4 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000.
$58.94
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
LikeNew
GreatBookPrices
Westminster, MD
Seller Rating: 4.19
Brand New, Perfect Condition, Please allow 4-14 business days for delivery. 100% Money Back Guarantee, Over 1,000,000 customers served.
$59.26
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
PaperbackshopUS
Secaucus, NJ
Seller Rating: 4.48
New Book. Shipped from US within 4 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000
$72.71
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Herb Tandree Philosophy Books
Stroud, Glos,
Seller Rating: 4.43
2014 Paperback NEAR FINE This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. Print on Demand title, produced to the highest standard, ...show moreand there would be a delay in dispatch of around 15 working days. *****PLEASE NOTE: This item is shipping from an authorized seller in Europe. In the event that a return is necessary, you will be able to return your item within the US. To learn more about our European sellers and policies see the BookQuest FAQ section***** ...show less
Page:   1  
Close
Close
Close