Investigating Standard English
Series: Routledge Linguistics Classics
Authority in Language explores the perennially topical and controversial notion of correct and incorrect language. James and Lesley Milroy cover the long-running debate over the teaching of Standard English in Britain and compare the language ideologies in Britain and the USA, involving a...
Published February 29th 2012 by Routledge
Investigating Standard English, 3rd Edition
This book has a great track record; of its kind its the best on the market. - Deborah Cameron, University of Strathclyde This influential and widely used book has been extensively revised and includes a new chapter on linguistic discrimination on the basis of class, race and ethnicity. Other topics...
Published September 10th 2002 by Routledge
The Grammar of English Dialects in the British Isles
Series: Real Language Series
While it is accepted that the pronunciation of English shows wide regional differences, there is a marked tendency to under-estimate the extent of the variation in grammar that exists within the British Isles today. In addressing this problem, Real English brings together the work of a number of...
Published November 7th 1993 by Routledge
Psycholinguistic and Pragmatic Aspects of Intervention
Series: Language In Social Life
Linguistics and Aphasia is a major study of recent developments in applying psycholinguistics and pragmatics to the study of acquired language disorders (aphasia) and their remediation. Psycholinguistic analyses of aphasia interpret disorders in terms of damaged modules and processes within what...
Published February 14th 1993 by Routledge