Sociolinguistic Perspectives

Sociolinguistic Perspectives : Papers on Language in Society, 1959-1994

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This is a collection of the most influential and important work of the distinguished sociolinguist Charles A. Ferguson, ranging from studies of baby talk across cultures to analyses of the impact of literacy and religion on cultures across the world.show more

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  • Paperback | 358 pages
  • 154.2 x 231.1 x 23.4mm | 552.39g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • New.
  • 1 halftone, tables
  • 0195092910
  • 9780195092912

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This collection of articles, along with Huebner's discussion of Feruson's impact on the field, is a fitting tribute to a scholar who delicately combined 'impeccable academic rigor, professional integrity, and human kindness * Language in Society *show more