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Raciolinguistics

Edited by H. Samy Alim, John R. Rickford, and Arnetha F. Ball

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Sociolinguistics from the Periphery

By Sari Pietikäinen, FinlandAlexandra Jaffe, Long BeachHelen Kelly-Holmes, and Nikolas Coupland

Sociolinguistics from the Periphery "presents a fascinating book about change: shifting political, economic and cultural conditions; ephemeral, sometimes even seasonal, multilingualism; and altered imaginaries for minority and indigenous languages and their users."


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Title: Exploring Space
Subtitle: Trends in Literature, Linguistics and Translation
Edited By: Shakila Abdul Manan
Lalita Sinha
Description:

This book embodies the current trends towards inter- and intra-disciplinary
studies specifically within the areas of Literature, Linguistics, and
Translation. It is a collection of original and insightful essays by
Malaysian academics, reflecting state-of-the-art research, and seen through
traditional and modern lenses of conceptualising reality or “spaces” within
the fields mentioned. The uniqueness of this book lies in its attempts to
provide textual and theoretical readings from a variety of positions and
perspectives. The multi-disciplinary approach taken will appeal to readers
from diverse backgrounds, particularly with the contemporary emphasis on
and celebration of heterogeneity in all its forms within a global context.

Publication Year: 2008
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
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Linguistic Field(s): Translation
Ling & Literature
Discipline of Linguistics
Subject Language(s): None
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Format: Hardback
ISBN: 1847184723
ISBN-13: 9781847184726
Pages: 180
Prices: U.K. £ 29.99