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Author Garrett, Peter, 1950-

Title Investigating language attitudes : social meanings of dialect, ethnicity and performance / Peter Garrett, Nikolas Coupland and Angie Williams.

Published Cardiff : University of Wales Press, 2003.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (x, 251 pages) : illustrations
Series Books at JSTOR Evidence Based Acquisitions
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-245) and index.
Contents List of tables and figures; Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction: the scope of language attitudes; 2 Direct approaches; 3 Indirect approaches; 4 An integrated programme of language attitudes research in Wales; 5 Mapping and labelling; 6 Attitude scales and 'social advantage' items; 7 The narratives study: performances, responses and evaluations; 8 Keyword responses; 9 Recognition of dialects; 10 Conclusions; References; Index.
Summary Utilizing research conducted by the authors throughout the 1990s, this text provides a consolidated report of a programme of studies into attitudes to Welsh English dialects.
Other author Coupland, Nikolas, 1950-
Williams, Angie.
JSTOR issuing body.
Subject English language -- Dialects -- Wales.
English language -- Social aspects -- Wales.
Sociolinguistics -- Wales -- Methodology.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9781783162079 (electronic bk.)
1783162074 (electronic bk.)