ANTH 233 AD: Introduction to Language and Society

Meeting Time: 
Th 11:30am - 12:20pm
Location: 
JHN 175
SLN: 
10296
Joint Sections: 
COM 233 AD, LING 233 AD
Instructor: 
Benjamin Jones
Catalog Description: 
Introduces the study of sociolects, the varieties of language that arise from differences in cultural and societal groups, often reflective of power inequalities. Raises awareness of the role that society and the individual play in shaping sociolects via the systematic observation and critical discussion of linguistic phenomena. Offered: jointly with COM 233/LING 233; A.
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
October 22, 2018 - 9:10pm