Authority In Language

Authority In Language

by Lesley Milroy
     
 

This book has a great track record; of its kind its the best on the market. - Deborah Cameron, University of Strathclyde
This influential and widely used book has been extensively revised and includes a new chapter on linguistic discrimination on the basis of class, race and ethnicity. Other topics covered include:

• National Curriculum

Overview

This book has a great track record; of its kind its the best on the market. - Deborah Cameron, University of Strathclyde
This influential and widely used book has been extensively revised and includes a new chapter on linguistic discrimination on the basis of class, race and ethnicity. Other topics covered include:

• National Curriculum and arguments about linguistic correctness *

• new varieties of English (including African American English)

• attitudes to language These revisions ensure Authority in Language remains topical and up-to-date.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415174121
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/12/1998
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
188
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.56(d)
Lexile:
1460L (what's this?)

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