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Raciolinguistics

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Sociolinguistics from the Periphery

By Sari Pietikäinen, FinlandAlexandra Jaffe, Long BeachHelen Kelly-Holmes, and Nikolas Coupland

Sociolinguistics from the Periphery "presents a fascinating book about change: shifting political, economic and cultural conditions; ephemeral, sometimes even seasonal, multilingualism; and altered imaginaries for minority and indigenous languages and their users."


Academic Paper


Title: Review of D. Schiffren et al. (eds.) (2001) Handbook of Discourse Analysis
Author: Steve Nicolle
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Institution: Canada Institute of Linguistics
Linguistic Field: Discourse Analysis
Abstract: The volume as a whole is less coherent than I was expecting, and the quality of the contributions varies considerably. There is also more emphasis on theoretical than on practical considerations, and this is reflected in the lack of sample data analyses.
Type: Individual Paper
Status: Completed
Publication Info: Journal of Linguistics. 40: 192-198
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