An introduction to sociolinguistics (eBook, 2006) []
skip to content
New coming soon
An introduction to sociolinguistics

An introduction to sociolinguistics

Author: Ronald Wardhaugh
Publisher: Malden, MA ; Oxford : Blackwell Pub., 2006.
Series: Blackwell textbooks in linguistics, 4
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 5th edView all editions and formats
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

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


Genre/Form: Leermiddelen (vorm)
Additional Physical Format: An introduction to sociolinguistics
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald Wardhaugh
ISBN: 1405150211 9781405150217
OCLC Number: 150144778
Description: 1 online resource (vi, 418 p.) : illustrations.
Contents: Preface. Acknowledgements. 1. Introduction. Part I: Languages and Communities:. 2. Languages, Dialects, and Varieties. 3. Pidgins and Creoles. 4. Codes. 5. Speech Communities. Part II: Inherent Variety:. 6. Language Variation. 7. Some Findings and Issues. 8. Change. Part III: Words at Work:. 9. Words and Culture. 10. Ethnographies. 11. Solidarity and Politeness. 12. Talk and Action. Part IV: Understanding and Intervening:. 13. Gender. 14. Disadvantage. 15. Planning. 16. Conclusion. Bibliography. Index.
Series Title: Blackwell textbooks in linguistics, 4
Responsibility: Ronald Wardhaugh.


Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"As in earlier editions of this book, Wardhaugh aims here to cover the main topics for an introductory course while keeping pace with contemporary research... Wardhaugh maintains an informed, Read more...

Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Confirm this request

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

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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