ANTH 432 A: Sociolinguistics I

Meeting Time: 
MW 1:30pm - 3:20pm
MGH 254
Joint Sections: 
LING 532 A, ANTH 532 A, LING 432 A
Betsy E Evans

Syllabus Description:

This page shows you in a list format the schedule for our class including assignments and readings and their due dates.  You can click on the items in the list for more information about them.  You can also download a PDF of a 'traditional' course syllabus:  LING 432 spring 2018 syllabus.pdf

Catalog Description: 
Interrelationships between social and linguistic factors influencing variation in speech production and perception, morphology, syntax, lexicon. Considers contribution of ethnic, regional and socioeconomic group memberships to dialect differentiation and progression of language change. Nonstandard language, diglossia, pidgins, creoles, gender differences, bi- and multilingualism, ethnography of speaking, pragmatics, and language attitudes. Prerequisite: either LING 200 or LING 400. Instructors: Evans, Wassink Offered: jointly with LING 432.
GE Requirements: 
Diversity (DIV)
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
Last updated: 
January 16, 2019 - 9:11pm