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Aspects of sociolinguistics in South Asia

Aspects of sociolinguistics in South Asia

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Published by Mouton, available from W. de Gruyter in The Hague, New York, Elmsford, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Asia
    • Subjects:
    • Sociolinguistics.,
    • South Asia -- Languages.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [119]-121.

      Statementedited by Braj B. Kachru, S. N. Sridhar ; general editor Joshua A. Fishman.
      SeriesInternational journal of the sociology of language ;, 16
      ContributionsKachru, Braj B., Sridhar, S. N., Fishman, Joshua A.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsP381.S58 A83
      The Physical Object
      Pagination126 p. ;
      Number of Pages126
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4487914M
      ISBN 109027978158
      LC Control Number79317123

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      Sociolinguistics is the descriptive study of the effect of any and all aspects of society, including cultural norms, expectations, and context, on the way language is used, and the effects of language use on society.. Sociolinguistics studies the correlation between the social variable, e.g., ethnicity, religion, status, gender, level of education or class, and the linguistic variable, or. “Sociolinguistics in South Asia” by Gumperz; “The Semantics of Kinship in South India and Ceylon,” by Yalman. Ramanujan and Masica attempt to project phonological oppositions as isoglosses on a map of India and its surrounding areas in the same way that dialect area studies have been handled in dialectology. Gumperz sum-Author: Stephen Tyler.


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