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Journal Title: Journal of Pragmatics
Volume/Issue:   52/
Issue Title: Contexts of Use in Cognitive Sociolinguistics
Date: 2013
Table of Contents: 1. Contexts and usage in Cognitive Sociolinguistics
Pages 1-4
Gitte Kristiansen, Dirk Geeraerts

2. Sources of variability relevant to the cognitive sociolinguist, and corpus- as well as psycholinguistic methods and notions to handle them
Pages 5-16
Stefan Th. Gries

3. It is … quite common for theoretical predictions to go untested (BNC_CMH). A register-specific analysis of the English go un-V-en construction
Pages 17-33
Doris Schönefeld

4. Towards a 3D-grammar: Interaction of linguistic and extralinguistic factors in the use of Dutch causative constructions
Pages 34-48
Natalia Levshina, Dirk Geeraerts, Dirk Speelman

5. Changing words or changing rules? Second dialect acquisition and phonological representation
Pages 49-62
Jennifer Nycz

6. The cognitive coherence of sociolects: How do speakers handle multiple sociolinguistic variables?
Pages 63-71
Gregory R. Guy

7. Austrian dialect as a metonymic device: A cognitive sociolinguistic investigation of Speaker Design and its perceptual implications
Pages 72-82
Barbara Soukup

8. Language attitudes revisited: Auditory affective priming
Pages 83-92
Dirk Speelman, Adriaan Spruyt, Leen Impe, Dirk Geeraerts

9. The influence of regard on language variation and change
Pages 93-104
Dennis R. Preston
Publisher: Elsevier Ltd
Linguistic Field(s): Psycholinguistics
Sociolinguistics
Text/Corpus Linguistics
Cognitive Science
Subject Language(s): Dutch
English
German
 
LL Issue: 24.2134