LING 432 A: Sociolinguistics I

Meeting Time: 
MW 1:30pm - 3:20pm
Location: 
PAA A214
SLN: 
16066
Instructor:
Alicia Beckford Wassink
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 ANTH 432.
GE Requirements: 
Diversity (DIV)
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
Other Requirements: 
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
April 29, 2016 - 8:32am