The Resource Codeswitching on the web : English and Jamaican Creole in e-mail communication, Lars Hinrichs

Codeswitching on the web : English and Jamaican Creole in e-mail communication, Lars Hinrichs

Label
Codeswitching on the web : English and Jamaican Creole in e-mail communication
Title
Codeswitching on the web
Title remainder
English and Jamaican Creole in e-mail communication
Statement of responsibility
Lars Hinrichs
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Based on a corpus of private email from Jamaican university students, this study explores the discourse functions of Jamaican Creole in computer-mediated communication. From this participant-centered perspective, it contributes to the longstanding theoretical debates in creole studies about the creole continuum. The book will likewise be useful to students of computer-mediated communication, the use and development of non-standardized languages, language ecology, and codeswitching. The central methodological issue in this study is codeswitching in written language, a neglected area of study at
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
306.44
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
P115.3
LC item number
.H557 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Pragmatics & beyond,
Series volume
v. 147
Label
Codeswitching on the web : English and Jamaican Creole in e-mail communication, Lars Hinrichs
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Codeswitching on the Web; Editorial page; Title page; LCC data; Table of contents; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Introduction; The creole continuum and CMC; How the situation determines code choice -- a "simple, almost one-to-one relationship"?; Giving contextualization cues; Codeswitching and identity; Summary of the analysis and discussion; Conclusions; References; Appendix; Notes; Index; The Pragmatics & Beyond New Series
Control code
ocn233638167
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 301 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027293305
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b28013128
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)233638167
  • pebcs9027253900

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