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.
Proceedings of the 35th annual Boston University Conference on Language Development
Proceedings of the Boston University Conference on Language Development
The 35th annual Boston University Conference on Language Development was held November 5-7, 2010, in Boston, MA. The two-volume proceedings contains 55 of the papers from the conference, including the plenary address by William Snyder. The complete table of contents is available at http://www.cascadilla.com/bucld35toc.html.