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The German Language and the Real World: Sociolinguistic, Cultural, and Pragmatic Perspectives on Contemporary German

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Language has always played an important part in the debates on cultural and political identity in the German-speaking areas of Europe. It is therefore not surprising that the dramatic events of the early 1990s, most notably the reunification of Germany, have led to an upsurge of interest in the German language. This collection of specially commissioned essays provides an i ...more
Paperback, 432 pages
Published October 9th 1997 by OUP Oxford (first published April 13th 1995)
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