Kids Talk

Kids Talk : Strategic Language Use in Later Childhood

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This is the first collection of scholarship devoted to the language of older children and adolescents. It offers a cross-disciplinary perspective, with contributors from sociolinguistics, anthropology, and sociology, using a variety of analytic approaches. The chapters examine skillful and varied ways in which young people of different ages, classes, and ethnicities construct their world through language.
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  • Paperback | 312 pages
  • 180.3 x 208.8 x 20.6mm | 498.96g
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New
  • 14 halftones, 5 line drawings
  • 0195098935
  • 9780195098938

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Kids Talk is an excellent demonstration of the value of such integration. * Anthropology and Education Quarterly *
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