ANTH 233 A: Introduction to Language and Society

Summer Term: 
A-term
Meeting Time: 
MTWThF 1:50pm - 4:00pm
Location: 
JHN 075
SLN: 
10100
Joint Sections: 
COM 233 A, LING 233 A
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.
GE Requirements: 
Diversity (DIV)
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
July 16, 2019 - 9:10pm