LING 233 AC: Introduction to Language and Society

Meeting Time: 
Th 10:30am - 11:20am
Location: 
JHN 075
SLN: 
16177
Joint Sections: 
ANTH 233 AC, COM 233 AC
Instructor:
Bryan Thompson
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: 
August 2, 2019 - 9:16pm