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Query:   SUM Posting 15.1932
Author:  Barbara Avila-Shah
Submitter Email:  click here to access email
Linguistic LingField(s):   Sociolinguistics

Summary:   On June 25, I sent a query requesting assistance for a colleague looking for an article on Japanese War Brides from the 70's or 80's. I received the following leads:

Ervin, S. M. (1964). An analysis of the interaction of language, topic, and listener. In J.J. Gumperz and D. Hymes (Ed.), The ethnography of communication, pp. 86-102. American Anthropologist 66:6 Part 2.

It also appeared in Fishman (1968), which was reprinted 1972.
Ervin-Tripp, S. (1968): An analysis of the interaction of language, topic and listener. In J. Fishman (ed). Readings in the sociology of language. The Hague: Mouton, 192-211.

Ervin-Tripp, S. (1967, reprinted in 1973). An Issei learns English. In A. Dil (ed.), Language acquisition and communicative choice. Essays by Susan M. Ervin-Tripp, pp. 62-77. Stanford: Stanford University Press.

Ervin, S M. 1964. Language and TAT content in bilinguals. J of Abnormal and Social Psychology 88:500-507.

Janet Shibamoto' Japanese Women's Language., 1985 Academic Press.

I would like to thank the following colleagues for their responses:

Susan Fischer
Joseph F. Foster
Anthea Fraser Gupta
Chad D. Nilep

B. Avila-Shah

LL Issue: 15.2028
Date Posted: 07-Jul-2004
Original Query: Read original query


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