LING 233 AF: Introduction to Language and Society

Meeting Time: 
Th 2:30pm - 3:20pm
Location: 
GUG 218
SLN: 
17522
Joint Sections: 
ANTH 233 AF, COM 233 AF
Instructor:
Ted Kye
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 ANTH 233/COM 233; A.
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
October 17, 2018 - 9:16pm