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Language in the USA / edited by Charles A. Ferguson, Shirley Brice Heath, with the assistance of David Hwang ; foreword by Dell H. Hymes.

; Heath, Shirley Brice ; Hwang, David
Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1980.
ISBN 0521298342, 052123140X

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George Mason
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Other Authors Ferguson, Charles A. 1921-1998.
Heath, Shirley Brice.
Hwang, David.
Subjects Language and languages.
United States -- Languages.
United States.
Description xxxviii, 592 pages ; 24 cm
Copyright Date 1980.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 534-575) and index.
Contents American English. English in our language heritage / Shirley Brice Heath -- American English and other Englishes / Braj B. Kachru -- Varieties of American English / Walt Wolfram -- Creoles of the USA / Patricia C. Nichols -- Language among Black Americans / Elizabeth Whatley -- Languages before English. American Indian languages / William L. Leap -- Native American writing systems / Willard Walker -- Indian lingua francas / Allan R. Taylor -- New World Spanish / Jerry R. Craddock -- Languages after English. Language variety among Puerto Ricans / Ana Celia Zentella -- The language of Italian Americans / Yole Corea-Zoli -- French and German : a comparative study / Glenn G. Gilbert -- The speech and writing of Jews / David L. Gold -- Slavic languages in the new environment / Vè†ra M. Henzl -- The Filipinos : a special case / James and Maria Beebe -- Profile of a state : Montana / Anthony F. Beltramo.
Language in use. The language of the law / William M. O'Barr -- Language and medicine / Aaron V. Cicourel -- Ethnic differences in communicative style / John J. Gumperz and Jenny Cook-Gumperz -- Language in education : standardization versus cultural pluralism / Courtney B. Cazden and David K. Dickinson -- Bilingualism and education / Christina Bratt Paulston -- Statistics on language use / Dorothy Waggoner -- Language policy : past, present, and future / Joshua A. Fishman.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)186553480
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