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O'Sullivan, Joan

Works: 1 works in 5 publications in 1 language and 46 library holdings
Classifications: P95.43.I74, 408.35209415
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Most widely held works by Joan O'Sullivan
Talkin' different : linguistic diversity and the Irish traveller minority by Joan O'Sullivan ( Book )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Irish Travellers are one of Ireland's oldest minorities, a minority who have frequently lived on the margins of the ""majority"" or settled community. This volume explores linguistic change amongst this cultural group Other a particular focus on the influence of the educational system. This book analyses whether increased attendance by young Traveller women in secondary education is influencing long-term change in linguistic usage and speech patterns. The tendency for convergence/non-converg
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Audience level: 0.63 (from 0.63 for Talkin' di ... to 0.63 for Talkin' di ...)
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