skip to content
Lexicon of Black English Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Lexicon of Black English

Author: J L Dillard
Publisher: New York : Seabury Press, 1977.
Series: Continuum book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Dillard, J.L. (Joey Lee), 1924-
Lexicon of Black English.
New York : Seabury Press, 1977
(OCoLC)647504037
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J L Dillard
ISBN: 081649309X 9780816493098
OCLC Number: 2645513
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xiv, 199 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: On the social significance of a lexicon for the Black English vernacular --
Terminology of sex and lovemaking --
Terminology of religion and the church --
Music, especially the blues --
The street hustle: prostitution, gambling, and narcotics --
The problem of "slang" versus that of a genuine Black lexicon --
Root work and conjure --
Discourse distribution and the problem of semantic difference in homophonous items --
Can we trust literary sources?
Series Title: Continuum book.
Responsibility: J.L. Dillard.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/2645513> # Lexicon of Black English
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "2645513" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799631> ; # African Americans--Languages
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/493703#Topic/black_english_dictionaries> ; # Black English--Dictionaries
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/493703#Topic/black_english> ; # Black English
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/493703#Topic/americanisms> ; # Americanisms
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/807480> ; # Americanisms
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/493703#Place/black_english> ; # Black English.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/493703#Topic/americanisms_dictionaries> ; # Americanisms--Dictionaries
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/833604> ; # Black English
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/493703#Topic/african_americans_languages_dictionaries> ; # African Americans--Languages--Dictionaries
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/427.973/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85001961> ; # African Americans--Languages
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85014552> ; # Black English
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/493703#Topic/wortschatz> ; # Wortschatz
   schema:author <http://viaf.org/viaf/94276613> ; # Joey Lee Dillard
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:datePublished "1977" ;
   schema:description "On the social significance of a lexicon for the Black English vernacular -- Terminology of sex and lovemaking -- Terminology of religion and the church -- Music, especially the blues -- The street hustle: Prostitution, gambling, and narcotics -- The problem of "slang" versus that of a genuine black lexicon -- Root work and conjure -- Discourse distribution and the problem of semantic difference in homophonous items -- Can we trust literary sources?"@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/493703> ;
   schema:genre "Dictionaries"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/493703#Series/a_continuum_book> ; # A Continuum book
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/493703#Series/continuum_book> ; # Continuum book.
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/647504037> ;
   schema:name "Lexicon of Black English"@en ;
   schema:productID "2645513" ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780816493098> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/2645513> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/493703#Place/black_english> # Black English.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Black English." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/493703#Series/a_continuum_book> # A Continuum book
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/2645513> ; # Lexicon of Black English
   schema:name "A Continuum book" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/493703#Topic/african_americans_languages_dictionaries> # African Americans--Languages--Dictionaries
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "African Americans--Languages--Dictionaries"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/493703#Topic/americanisms_dictionaries> # Americanisms--Dictionaries
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Americanisms--Dictionaries"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/493703#Topic/black_english_dictionaries> # Black English--Dictionaries
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Black English--Dictionaries"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85001961> # African Americans--Languages
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "African Americans--Languages"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85014552> # Black English
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Black English"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799631> # African Americans--Languages
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "African Americans--Languages"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/807480> # Americanisms
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Americanisms"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/833604> # Black English
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Black English"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/94276613> # Joey Lee Dillard
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1924" ;
   schema:familyName "Dillard" ;
   schema:givenName "Joey Lee" ;
   schema:givenName "J. L." ;
   schema:name "Joey Lee Dillard" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780816493098>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "081649309X" ;
   schema:isbn "9780816493098" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/647504037>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Lexicon of Black English." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/2645513> ; # Lexicon of Black English
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.