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Language and power in the modern world

Author: Mary Talbot; Karen Atkinson, Dr.; David Atkinson
Publisher: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, ©2003.
Series: JSTOR EBA.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This text explores the key areas of modern society in which language constitutes power and social relations. These are presented in five sections: multilingualism, identity and ethnicity; language and generation; language and gender; language and the media; and language and organizations.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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(OCoLC)51528121
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Talbot; Karen Atkinson, Dr.; David Atkinson
ISBN: 9780748679386 0748679383
OCLC Number: 652341787
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 342 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Language and the Media; Language and Organisations; Language and Gender; Language and Youth; Multilingualism, Identity and Ethnicity.
Series Title: JSTOR EBA.
Responsibility: Mary Talbot, Karen Atkinson and David Atkinson.

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