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Name: Alexandra  D'Arcy
Institution: University of Victoria
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Homepage: http://www.uvic.ca/humanities/linguistics/people/faculty/darcyalexandra.php
State and/or Country: Canada   
Linguistic Field(s): Sociolinguistics
Specialty: Language Variation and Change
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  Proceedings of Methods XIV
Courses Taught: Language Variation and Change
Labovian Variationist Sociolinguistics
Variation Theory
Sociolinguistics
Topics in Sociolinguistics
Language and Society
Historical and Comparative Linguistics
Grammaticalization
Sociolinguistics of Multilingualism
Dissertation Abstract: Like: Syntax and Development
Dissertation Director * of: A Sociophonetic Ethnography of Selwyn Girls' High
(Katie Drager, Author)
Academic Paper Abstract: The development of linguistic constraints: Phonological innovations
Frequency and variation in the community grammar: Tracking a new change through the generations
Social work and linguistic systems: Marking possession in Canadian English
Prestige, accommodation, and the legacy of relative 'who'
The Diachrony of Quotation: Evidence from New Zealand English
Asymmetrical trajectories: The past and present of –body/–one



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