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An Introduction to Sociolinguistics

An Introduction to Sociolinguistics

by Ronald Wardhaugh
     
 

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The new edition of Ronald Wardhaugh's immensely popular textbook incorporates a wealth of new material reflecting the progress of the field since the start of the 1990s, with coverage of some 150 recent books or papers.

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The new edition of Ronald Wardhaugh's immensely popular textbook incorporates a wealth of new material reflecting the progress of the field since the start of the 1990s, with coverage of some 150 recent books or papers.

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"Should become the standard text in advanced undergraduate courses and introductory graduate courses." Language (of a previous edition)

"Among the various introductions to sociolinguistics, this one certainly stands out in its comprehensiveness [it] offers a wealth of relevent and correct information." Sociolinguistica (of a previous edition)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780631204992
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
12/28/1997
Series:
Blackwell Textbooks in Linguistics Series, #15
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
6.76(w) x 9.67(h) x 0.95(d)

Meet the Author

Ronald Wardhaugh was formerly Professor of Linguistics at the University of Toronto. His many successful books include most recently Understanding English Grammar, (Blackwell, 1995).

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