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By Alessandro Duranti

ISBN-10: 0631223525

ISBN-13: 9780631223528

A spouse to Linguistic Anthropology presents a chain of in-depth explorations of key options and techniques by way of a few of the students whose paintings constitutes the theoretical and methodological foundations of the modern research of language as tradition.

  • Provides a definitive review of the sphere of linguistic anthropology, constructed from unique contributions by means of major students within the field
  • Summarizes prior and modern learn around the box and is meant to spur scholars and students to pursue new paths within the coming decades
  • Includes a finished bibliography of over 2000 entries designed as a source for someone looking a consultant to the literature of linguistic anthropology

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The Truly Disadvantaged. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. 2003 1:27pm page 22 22 M A R C Y L I E N A M O R GA N Wilson, W. J. (1996). When Work Disappears: The World of the New Urban Poor. New York: Knopf. , and Liebhart, K. (1999). The Discursive Construction of National Identity. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press. Woolard, K. A. (1985). Language Variation and Cultural Hegemony: Toward an Integration of Sociolinguistic and Social Theory. American Ethnologist 12: 738–749. Zentella, A. C.

Smitherman, G. (1991). What Is Africa to Me? Language, Ideology and African American. American Speech 66: 115–132. Ward, M. C. (1971). Them Children. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston. Wilson, W. J. (1987). The Truly Disadvantaged. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. 2003 1:27pm page 22 22 M A R C Y L I E N A M O R GA N Wilson, W. J. (1996). When Work Disappears: The World of the New Urban Poor. New York: Knopf. , and Liebhart, K. (1999). The Discursive Construction of National Identity. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.

J. (1996). When Work Disappears: The World of the New Urban Poor. New York: Knopf. , and Liebhart, K. (1999). The Discursive Construction of National Identity. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press. Woolard, K. A. (1985). Language Variation and Cultural Hegemony: Toward an Integration of Sociolinguistic and Social Theory. American Ethnologist 12: 738–749. Zentella, A. C. (1997). Growing Up Bilingual: Puerto Rican Children in New York. Malden, MA: Blackwell. 2003 1:28pm page 23 CHAPTER 2 Registers of Language Asif Agha 1 INTRODUCTION Language users often employ labels like ‘‘polite language,’’ ‘‘informal speech,’’ ‘‘upper-class speech,’’ ‘‘women’s speech,’’ ‘‘literary usage,’’ ‘‘scientific term,’’ ‘‘religious language,’’ ‘‘slang,’’ and others, to describe differences among speech forms.

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