LING 432 A: Sociolinguistics I

Autumn 2023
Meeting:
MW 8:30am - 10:20am / MGH 251
SLN:
17764
Section Type:
Lecture
Joint Sections:
ANTH 532 A , LING 532 A , LING 532 B , ANTH 432 A
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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 Met:
Diversity (DIV)
Social Sciences (SSc)
Arts and Humanities (A&H)
Credits:
5.0
Status:
Active
Last updated:
April 20, 2024 - 7:53 pm