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Terms

Used for:

  • LANGUAGE & languages -- Social aspects
  • LANGUAGE & languages -- Sociological aspects
  • LANGUAGE & society
  • SOCIETY & language
  • SOCIOLOGY of language

Narrower term:

  •  ACCENTS & accentuation -- Social aspects
  • ACCEPTABILITY (Linguistics)
  • AGEISM in language
  • BILINGUALISM -- Social aspects
  • CULTURAL scripts
  • DIALECT research
  • DIGLOSSIA (Linguistics)
  • ENGLISH language -- Social aspects
  • GERMAN language -- Social aspects
  • INTERVIEWING in sociolinguistics
  • LANGUAGE attrition
  • LANGUAGE in families
  • LANGUAGE maintenance
  • LANGUAGE obsolescence
  • LANGUAGE planning
  • LANGUAGE purism
  • LANGUAGE revival
  • LANGUAGE spread
  • LINGUISTIC demography
  • LINGUISTIC identity
  • LINGUISTIC landscapes
  • LINGUISTIC minorities
  • LITERATURE & society
  • RACISM in language
  • RHETORIC & society
  • SAPIR-Whorf hypothesis
  • SWEARING (Profanity) -- Social aspects
  • URBAN dialects
  • VOICE -- Social aspects
  • XENOPHOBIA in language

Broader term:

  •   LANGUAGE & culture
  • LINGUISTICS
  • SOCIOLOGY

Related Term:

  • ‚Äč ATTITUDES toward language
  • DIALECTS
  • ETHNOLOGICAL names
  • LANGUAGE & globalization
  • LANGUAGE policy
  • MONOLINGUALISM
  • MUTUAL intelligibility of modern languages
  • SOCIO-psycholinguistic theory
  • SPEECH & social status

Title

Sociolinguistics

 

 

Scope Note

 

Here are entered general works about the social aspects of language. General works on mutual relationships between language and culture are entered under "Language & culture." Works on mutual relationships between ethnicity and language are entered under "Anthropological linguistics." [EPC]

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