Language, Society and ...
Language, Society and Power
Language, Society and Power explores the extent to which language reflects and creates our perception of the world, and who makes decisions about what is appropriate language to use. Written in a lively and accessible way, each chapter provides a core introduction to a particular social or political issue in language study, such as ethnicity, gender, class, age, identity,...more
Hardcover, 240 pages
Published July 26th 1999 by Routledge
(first published July 1999)
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A very good introduction to the power of language. A great read for anyone interested in sociolinguistics, or English Language. Essential for University study. Thought provoking but not essential to A-Level.