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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.

Queer Linguistics

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

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Social Linguistics and Latino Health - Marco Setien

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...

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.

Where's the line between a dialect and a language? -- Linguistics 101

When do two people speak different versions of the same language, and when do they speak totally different languages? Come help me draw the line between languages and dialects. We'll take...

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...

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Mail & Guardian Online

Mail & Guardian Online
Thu, 04 Dec 2014 13:56:15 -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 ...
Asahi Shimbun
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 ...

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.

Nigerian Tribune

Nigerian Tribune
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 04:38:38 -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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