Edited By Anita Auer, Daniel Schreier, and Richard J. Watts
This book "challenges the assumption that there is only one 'legitimate' and homogenous form of English or of any other language" and "supports the view of different/alternative histories of the English language and will appeal to readers who are skeptical of 'standard' language ideology."
The Semantics of Under-Represented Languages in the Americas
University of Massachusetts Occassional Papers in Linguistics 25 (UMOP 25).
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