Sociolinguistics and Dialects - Linguistics Topic 11
What kinds of variation do we see in language? What does it mean for a linguistic system to be classified as a dialect or its very own capital-L Language? This week on the Ling Space, we talk...
Social Linguistics: The Contextual Evolution
Social Linguistics: The Contextual Evolution.
Sorry for the tech problems; the sound is off and the video drops out. Ugh. I'm an academic, not a videographer! 1. For a great text that approaches Queer Linguistics from a couple different...
LING00-01: Introduction to Linguistics
In this video we introduce the study of linguistics and look at the first eight courses that will be taught. These are: - Phonetics - Morphology - Rule-Based Phonology - Optimality Theory...
social linguistics class
Social Linguistics and Latino Health - Marco Setien
Panel Discussion: Social Issues in Applied Linguistics Pt. 1
The conference organizers discuss social issues in applied linguistics. The panelists are Obianuju Anya, Netta Avineri, Lauren Mason Carris, Afaf Nash, and Valeria Valencia.
Linguistics in a Colonial World: A Story of Language, Meaning, and Power
Professor Errington is interested in the linguistic dimensions of social life, ranging from the social implications of patterns of verbal communication, to forms and uses of sociolinguistic...
Semantic Shift - Linguistics Topic 26
How do the meanings of words change over time? This week, we look at semantic shift: how the senses of words drift over time, and how we can describe the different patterns we find across languages.
Steven Pinker: Linguistics as a Window to Understanding the Brain
Steven Pinker - Psychologist, Cognitive Scientist, and Linguist at Harvard University How did humans acquire language? In this lecture, best-selling author Steven Pinker introduces you to...
Tue, 27 May 2014 12:01:56 -0700
Under the guidance of professor Kazuyuki Sato of Hirosaki University's Faculty of Humanities, five students in the Social Linguistics Lab spent six months from last September creating the curriculum. Animations of a lone foreigner caught in an ...
Mail & Guardian Online
Mail & Guardian Online
Thu, 04 Dec 2014 13:59:55 -0800
“What the Baleka and Floyd confrontation does is shift the etiquette into the arena of black social linguistics. It's like Julius [Malema] referring to Lindiwe Zulu as a 'straatmeid [street maid]'. Lindiwe was walking up and down saying: 'Sizonishaya ...
Times of India
Times of India
Wed, 10 Sep 2014 16:03:45 -0700
... until the matter can be thoroughly investigated by an inquiry officer at our college. The due process laid out by the Savitribai Phule Pune University will be followed," college principal I B Jadhav said. Salve, who teaches social linguistics to ...
Russia Beyond the Headlines
Tue, 27 May 2014 07:49:19 -0700
Denise Roza has spent the past 20 years working to improve the lives of Russians with disabilities. She spoke with RBTH U.S. editor Elena Bobrova about her background, the changes she has seen and the challenges still ahead.
Sat, 02 Aug 2014 16:00:17 -0700
Social linguistics teaches that language yields to the environment and reacts to same in everyday use. This is apart from the dynamic aspect of language which overhauls it overtime. It is no surprise then that the African languages as 'exported' to ...
Mon, 12 May 2014 04:37:30 -0700
At the end of a long interview with Prof Dr Rwigamba Balinda, three words summed up my overall impression of him: "Humble servant leader." Perhaps the founder and president of Kigali Independent University (ULK) needed more of these leadership virtues ...
Thu, 08 May 2014 11:45:00 -0700
A three-volume academic publication entitled “Language and Territory,” was launched May 1 at a reception held at the J.N. Desmarais Library at Laurentian. From left are Laurentian president Dominic Giroux, Laurentian French professor Julie ...
Wed, 27 Nov 2013 00:07:29 -0800
... Skye, off Scotland's west coast. He works as a researcher in social linguistics at Sabhal Mor Ostaig, a Gaelic college on the Isle of Skye. In 2009, he earned a doctoral degree in Gaelic studies from Sabhal Mor Ostaig and Scotland's University of ...
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