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."
Proceedings of the 36th annual Boston University Conference on Language Development
Proceedings of the Boston University Conference on Language Development
The 36th annual Boston University Conference on Language Development was held November 4-6, 2011, in Boston, MA. The proceedings contains 55 of the papers from the conference, including the plenary address by Cornelia Hamann. The two-volume set covers a wide range of research in language acquisition and language development. The complete table of contents is available at http://www.cascadilla.com/bucld36toc.html.