LING 534 A: Sociolinguistic Applications Of Social Network Theory

Meeting Time: 
TTh 3:30pm - 5:20pm
Location: 
MGH 234
SLN: 
16617
Instructor:
Alicia Beckford Wassink
Catalog Description: 
Examines structure and content of social networks from a linguistic perspective. Reviews applications of graph theory and sociometry in sociolinguistics. Examines how language is embedded in personal networks and how the study of linkages between individuals can elucidate the regularity and direction of language change. Prerequisite: LING 400 and LING 432.
GE Requirements: 
Other Requirements: 
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
April 29, 2016 - 8:32am