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The Resource African-American English : structure, history, and use, edited by Salikoko S. Mufwene ... [et al.]

African-American English : structure, history, and use, edited by Salikoko S. Mufwene ... [et al.]

Label
African-American English : structure, history, and use
Title
African-American English
Title remainder
structure, history, and use
Statement of responsibility
edited by Salikoko S. Mufwene ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
427/.08996073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PE3102.N44
LC item number
A34 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Mufwene, Salikoko S
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • English language
  • Black English
  • Americanisms
Label
African-American English : structure, history, and use, edited by Salikoko S. Mufwene ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
pt. 1. Structure: The sentence in African-American vernacular English / Stefan Martin and Walt Wolfram. Aspect and predicate phrases in African-American vernacular English / Lisa Green. The structure of the noun phrase in African-American vernacular English / Salikoko S. Mufwene -- pt. 2. History: Some aspects of African-American vernacular English phonology / Guy Bailey and Erik Thomas. Co-existent systems in African-American vernacular English / William Labov. The creole origins of African-American vernacular English: evidence from copula absence / John R. Rickford -- pt. 3. Use: Word from the hood: the lexicon of African-American vernacular English / Geneva Smitherman. African-American language use: ideology and so-called obscenity / Arthur K. Spears. More than a mood or an attitude: discourse and verbal genres in African-American culture / Marcyliena Morgan. Linguistics, education, and the law: educational reform for African-American language minority students / John Baugh
Control code
ocm37509967
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 314 p.
Isbn
9780415117333
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
97037628
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o37509967
  • (Sirsi) o37509967
Label
African-American English : structure, history, and use, edited by Salikoko S. Mufwene ... [et al.]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
pt. 1. Structure: The sentence in African-American vernacular English / Stefan Martin and Walt Wolfram. Aspect and predicate phrases in African-American vernacular English / Lisa Green. The structure of the noun phrase in African-American vernacular English / Salikoko S. Mufwene -- pt. 2. History: Some aspects of African-American vernacular English phonology / Guy Bailey and Erik Thomas. Co-existent systems in African-American vernacular English / William Labov. The creole origins of African-American vernacular English: evidence from copula absence / John R. Rickford -- pt. 3. Use: Word from the hood: the lexicon of African-American vernacular English / Geneva Smitherman. African-American language use: ideology and so-called obscenity / Arthur K. Spears. More than a mood or an attitude: discourse and verbal genres in African-American culture / Marcyliena Morgan. Linguistics, education, and the law: educational reform for African-American language minority students / John Baugh
Control code
ocm37509967
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 314 p.
Isbn
9780415117333
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
97037628
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o37509967
  • (Sirsi) o37509967

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