The Resource Creole discourse : exploring prestige formation and change across Caribbean English-lexicon Creoles, Susanne Muehleisen

Creole discourse : exploring prestige formation and change across Caribbean English-lexicon Creoles, Susanne Muehleisen

Label
Creole discourse : exploring prestige formation and change across Caribbean English-lexicon Creoles
Title
Creole discourse
Title remainder
exploring prestige formation and change across Caribbean English-lexicon Creoles
Statement of responsibility
Susanne Muehleisen
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Creole languages are characteristically associated with a negative image. How has this prestige been formed? And is it as static as the diglossic situation in many anglo-creolophone societies seems to suggest? This volume examines socio-historical and epistemological factors in the prestige formation of Caribbean English-Lexicon Creoles and subjects their classification as a (socio)linguistic type to scrutiny and critical debate. In its analysis of rich empirical data this study also demonstrates that the uses, functions and negotiations of Creole within particular social and linguistic practi
Member of
Cataloging source
CSL
Dewey number
427/.9729
Index
index present
LC call number
PM7874.C27
LC item number
C74 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Creole language library,
Series volume
v. 24
Label
Creole discourse : exploring prestige formation and change across Caribbean English-lexicon Creoles, Susanne Muehleisen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-286) and index
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  • 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
Creole Discourse Exploring prestige formation and change across Caribbean English-lexicon Creoles; Editorial page; Title page; LCC page; Table of contents; Abbreviations and transcription conventions; List of tables and figures; Acknowledgments; Epigraph; Introduction Creole discourse; Epigraph; Chapter 1 Defining language prestige; Epigraph; Chapter 2 Forming language prestige; Epigraph; Chapter 3 Negotiating language prestige; Epigraph; Chapter 4 From speech community to discourse communities; Epigraph; Chapter 5 From badge of authenticity to voice of authority; Epigraph
Control code
ocm55664365
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 331 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027252463
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b24233584
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)55664365
  • pebcs9027252467

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