LINGUIST List 16.675

Tue Mar 08 2005

Books: Sociolinguistics, German: Johnson

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        1.    Kathryn King, Spelling Trouble: Johnson

Message 1: Spelling Trouble: Johnson

Date: 07-Mar-2005
From: Kathryn King <>
Subject: Spelling Trouble: Johnson

Title: Spelling Trouble?
Subtitle: Language, Ideology and the Reform of German Orthography
Published: 2005
Publisher: Multilingual Matters

Author: Sally Johnson, University of Leeds
Hardback: ISBN: 1853597856 Pages: 216 Price: U.S. $ 89.95
Hardback: ISBN: 1853597856 Pages: 216 Price: U.K. £ 49.95
Paperback: ISBN: 1853597848 Pages: 216 Price: U.K. £ 19.95
Paperback: ISBN: 1853597848 Pages: 216 Price: U.S. $ 39.95

Spelling Trouble? explores the linguistic, cultural and political issues
underpinning the public disputes surrounding the 1996 reform of German
orthography. Sally Johnson's book will be of interest to speakers and
students of German as well as sociolinguists with an interest in language
politics, language planning and language ideology.

Linguistic Field(s): Sociolinguistics

Subject Language(s): German, Standard (GER)

Written In: English (ENG )

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