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Communication Accommodation Theory

Edited by Howard Giles

Most people modify their ways of speaking, writing, texting, and e-mailing, and so on, according to the people with whom they are communicating. This fascinating book asks why we 'accommodate' to others in this way, and explores the various social consequences arising from it.


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Title: Introducing Sociolinguistics
Written By: Miriam Meyerhoff
Description:

Equipping students with the necessary tools for an excellent command of the
subject, this book explores a range of topics, including language
attitudes, gender and social dialects. Exercises help readers to critically
engage with the text.

Publication Year: 2006
Publisher: Routledge (Taylor and Francis)
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Linguistic Field(s): Sociolinguistics
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ISBN: 0415399475
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Pages: 352
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ISBN: 0415399483
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Pages: 352
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