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Product Description: How is language used by people to shape who they are and to build connections among them? How do such linguistic dynamics affect relationships, work, and even personal safety? This book seeks to answer questions such as these. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Ralph Fasold (editor), Peg Griffin (editor), Joy Kreeft Peyton (editor) and Walt Wolfram (editor)

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9781572732742 | Hampton Pr, April 1, 2000, cover price $37.50 | About this edition: How is language used by people to shape who they are and to build connections among them?

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Product Description: This is an introduction to those aspects of sociolinguisticsbroadly described as the sociology of language; the effect oflanguage and dialect differences on society.Beginning with a general description of the social consequences ofseveral languages being used in one society, Ralph Fasold moves onto discuss 'diglossia', the phenomena by which social functions areassigned to languages and dialects in a predictable manner...read more

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9780631134626 | Blackwell Pub, August 1, 1984, cover price $65.95 | About this edition: This is an introduction to those aspects of sociolinguisticsbroadly described as the sociology of language; the effect oflanguage and dialect differences on society.
9780631134626 | Blackwell Pub, August 1, 1984, cover price $65.95 | About this edition: This is an introduction to those aspects of sociolinguisticsbroadly described as the sociology of language; the effect oflanguage and dialect differences on society.

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