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Query:   Sociolinguistic Doctoral Programs
Author:  Michelle A Hudgins
Submitter Email:  click here to access email
Linguistic LingField(s):   Sociolinguistics

Summary:   This is a summary of the universities I have been informed of so far. If
anyone knows of other universities with doctoral programs in
sociolinguistics, I would love to hear about it.

The following are universities that have programs in this area:

Brigham Young University
New Mexico University, Albuquerque
Georgetown University
Stanford University
University of Pennsylvania
Michigan State University
University of Michigan
University of Florida, Gainesville
Indiana Univesity, Bloomington
University of Ottowa
Universite de Montreal
University of Toronto
University of Texas, Austin

I would like to thank the following people for helping me create this

Keith Johnson
Dennis Preston
Caroline Wiltshire
Rebecca Meyer
Julie Auger
MJ Hardman
Peter Caldwell
Laura Hartley

Michelle A. Hudgins
Department of English, Linguistics
Arizona State University

LL Issue: 8.573
Date Posted: 22-Apr-1997
Original Query: Read original query


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