The Resource Globalization and language in contact : scale, migration and communicative practices, edited by James Collins, Stef Slembrouck and Mike Baynham

Globalization and language in contact : scale, migration and communicative practices, edited by James Collins, Stef Slembrouck and Mike Baynham

Label
Globalization and language in contact : scale, migration and communicative practices
Title
Globalization and language in contact
Title remainder
scale, migration and communicative practices
Statement of responsibility
edited by James Collins, Stef Slembrouck and Mike Baynham
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book examines the impact of globalization on languages in contact, including the study of linkages between the global and local, and transnational and situated communication. It engages with social theory and social processes while grappling with questions of language analysis raised by globalized language contact. Drawing on case studies from North America, Europe and Africa, the volume makes three important contributions to contemporary sociolinguistics by:. * arguing that concepts of scale and space are essential for understanding contemporary sociolinguistic phenomena. * showing that
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Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
306.44
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
P130.5
LC item number
.G56 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Advances in sociolinguistics
Label
Globalization and language in contact : scale, migration and communicative practices, edited by James Collins, Stef Slembrouck and Mike Baynham
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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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
Introduction : scale, migration and communicative practice / James Collins, Stef Slembrouck and Mike Baynham -- Goffman and globalization : frame, footing and scale in migration-connected multilingualism / James Collins and Stef Slembrouck -- Space, scale and accents : constructing migrant identity in Beijing / Jie Dong and Jan Blommaert -- A relational understanding of language practice : interacting timespaces in a single ethnographic site / Cécile B. Vigouroux -- Immigration in Catalonia : marking territory through language / Joan Pujolar -- From space to spatialization in narrative studies / Anna De Fina -- 'Just one day like today' : scale and the analysis of space/time orientation in narratives of displacement / Mike Baynham -- Transnational flows, networks and 'transcultural capital' : reflections on researching migrant networks through linguistic ethnography / Ulrike Hanna Meinhof -- 'Either' and 'both' : the changing concept of living space among Polish post-communist migrants to the United Kingdom / Aleksandra Galasińska and Olga Kozłowska -- The spaces of language : the everyday practices of young Somali refugees and asylum seekers / Gill Valentine, Deborah Sporton and Katrine Bang Nielsen -- 'Canada meets France' : recasting identities of Canadianness and Francité through global economic exchanges / Gabriele Budach -- Changing participation in changing practice : uses of language and literacy among Portuguese migrant women in the United Kingdom / Clara Keating -- Weighing the scales : recontextualization as horizontal scaling / Catherine Kell
Control code
ocn593216895
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 283 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826497987
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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not applicable
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.b25403722
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)593216895
  • pebcs0826497985

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