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Studies in Language Variation

Semantics, Syntax, Phonology, Pragmatics, Social Situations, Ethnographic Approaches

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Published by Georgetown University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historical & comparative linguistics,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • Language,
  • Linguistics,
  • Semantics

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRalph W. Fasold (Editor), Roger W. Shuy (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8115829M
    ISBN 100878402098
    ISBN 109780878402090

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Studies in Language Variation. This book series deals with language variation, defined as either variation across related varieties of a language (‘dialect variation’, ‘microvariation’ or ‘intersystemic’ variation) or ‘inherent’, quantitative variation (‘intrasystemic’ variation).

This pertains to variation in any relevant language component. : Studies in Language Variation and Change 2 (): Elise Louviot, Catherine Delesse, Elise Louviot, Catherine Delesse: Books Skip to main content Try PrimeAuthor: Catherine Delesse Elise Louviot.

About Studies in Language Variation and Change Visit This book series showcases path-breaking research in the field of language variation and change, featuring both monographs and edited volumes aimed at graduate students and researchers who wish to keep up to.

Series: Studies in Language Variation (Book 13) Hardcover: pages; Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing Company (April 8, ) Language: English; ISBN ; ISBN ; Product Dimensions: x 1 x inches Shipping Weight: pounds (View shipping rates and policies) Customer Reviews: Be the first to write a reviewCited by: Variation in English- Multi-Dimensional Studies provides both a comprehensive view into a relatively new technique for studying language, and a diverse, exciting collection of studies of variation in English.

The first part of the book provides an explanation of multi-dimensional (MD) analysis, a research technique for studying language cturer: Routledge.

The issue of language variation in the schools is more complex than depicted here. The solutions offered are too simplistic. It is a book for the rank beginner only. On the positive side it is written clearly and understandably so it might be a good start Studies in Language Variation book this topic for Cited by: Studies in Language Variation and Change 2: Shifts and Turns in the History of English Edited by Elise Louviot and Catherine Delesse This book first published Cambridge Scholars Publishing Lady Stephenson Library, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE6 2PA, UK British Library Cataloguing in Publication Data.

She has published in Language Variation and Change and Language in Society. She is a co-editor of the Routledge Studies in Language Change series. Isabelle Buchstaller is professor for varieties of English at Leipzig University. Her research investigates language variation and change, including the mechanisms of intra-speaker : Routledge.

Delahunty and Garvey. and its uses. The first book is about the grammar of English; the second is about related topics, including language variation (e.g., dialects), language learning, English spelling, and the history of the English Size: KB. Important topics featured in Dialect and Language Variation include:Dialect theories: linguistic geography, structural and generative dialectology, and language nature of social dialects and language variation, with attention to women's ew of regional dialects and area Edition: 1.

The study of language variation guides language development activities. For example, when developing a writing system it is desireable for it to be useful and acceptable to the largest number of speakers of the language. Therefore, it is important to identify the most unifying features of the language.

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Popular searches in Books. DENNIS FREEBORN was Head of Language Studies at the College of Ripon and York St. John, UK, untiland was Chief Examiner in English Language Studies for the London University Schools Examinations Board.

He is the author of A Course Book in English Grammar and Varieties of English, both also published by Palgrave by: The study of language variation in social context, and the study of specific language communities in detail, are central to the linguistic enterprise. In this series we look for impressive first-hand fieldwork from speech communities of various kinds, analyzed within a range of frameworks, quantitative and qualitative.

Language Variation and Change is the only journal dedicated exclusively to the study of linguistic variation and the capacity to deal with systematic and inherent variation in synchronic and diachronic linguistics. Sociolinguistics involves analysing the interaction of language, culture and society; the more specific study of variation is concerned with the impact of this interaction on the.

From a sociophonetic perspective, the study of related speakers is also important in order to understand to what extent the family, as one of the most basic units in society (Benson & Deal, ; Hazen, ), affects the phonetic output of the individual and exerts important effects on Author: Kirk Hazen.

Additionally she explains that understanding language variation is fundamental to understand the use of and teaching English in global context. Moreover, nowadays language variation becomes a main issue among linguists and sociolinguists because it has relationship with social communities.

Variation between languages, dialects, and speakers is known as interspeaker variation. Variation within the language of a single speaker is called intraspeaker variation.

Since the rise of sociolinguistics in the s, interest in linguistic variation (also called linguistic variability) Author: Richard Nordquist. a study of the relationship between language and social factors such as class, age, gender and ethnicity (Hudson, ).

the study of stylistic and social variation of language. (Wardhaugh, ). the study of language in relation to its socio-cultural context (Van Dijk, ). the study of the effect of any and all aspects of File Size: KB. This series aims to publish studies that go beyond dialectological descriptions of specific fieldsites to create generalizable contributions to a theory of language variation and change.

Volumes in the series will rely on sociologically informed ethnography and social psychology in order to understand longitudinal and shorter term patterns of.

1 Introduction: language variation Synchronic variation All languages that we can observe today show variation; what is more, they vary in identical ways, namely geographically and socially.

These two parameters, along which variation occurs, are in principle inde-pendent of each other, although we shall see that there are ways inFile Size: KB.Language and Gender: A study case 1.

Introduction 1 2. Differences in men’s and women’s speech 2 General comments 2 Women talk more/less than men 2 Women break the ‘rules’ of turn-taking more than men 3 book entitled Language and Woman’s Place.

In File Size: KB.William Labov (/ l ə ˈ b oʊ v / lə-BOHV; born December 4, ) is an American linguist, widely regarded as the founder of the discipline of variationist sociolinguistics. He has been described as "an enormously original and influential figure who has created much of the methodology" of sociolinguistics.

He is a professor emeritus in the linguistics department of the University of Education: Harvard College, B.A. ().