ANTH 432 A: Sociolinguistics I

Spring 2023
Meeting:
MW 8:30am - 10:20am / MGH 228
SLN:
10324
Section Type:
Lecture
Joint Sections:
ANTH 532 A , LING 532 A , LING 432 A
Instructor:
Betsy E Evans
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. Offered: jointly with LING 432.
GE Requirements Met:
Diversity (DIV)
Social Sciences (SSc)
Arts and Humanities (A&H)
Credits:
5.0
Status:
Active
Last updated:
June 21, 2024 - 7:14 am