ANTH 233 A: Introduction to Language and Society

Autumn 2021
Meeting:
MWF 8:30am - 9:20am / KNE 210
SLN:
10319
Section Type:
Lecture
Joint Sections:
COM 233 A , LING 233 A
Instructor:
Betsy E Evans
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 Met:
Diversity (DIV)
Arts and Humanities (A&H)
Credits:
5.0
Status:
Active
Last updated:
April 11, 2024 - 12:45 am