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63 - Language and Society (Sociolinguistics, Pragmatics)

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    1. Standard and vernacular English

    Wardhaugh, R. (2010). An introduction to sociolinguistics. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell. Chapter 2: pp. 23-51.

     

    2. Regional varieties of English

    Wardhaugh, R. (2010). An introduction to sociolinguistics. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell.  Chapter 6: pp. 137-144.

     

    3. Social varieties of English

    Wardhaugh, R. (2010). An introduction to sociolinguistics. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell. Chapter 6: pp. 144-155; Chapter 7: pp. 166-184.

     

    4. Multilingualism

    Wardhaugh, R. (2010). An introduction to sociolinguistics. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell. Chapter 4: pp. 84-112.

     

    5. English-based pidgins and creoles

    Wardhaugh, R. (2010). An introduction to sociolinguistics. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell.  Chapter 3: pp. 53-83.

     

    6. Language and power

    Van Dijk, T. A. (2003). Critical discourse analysis. In D.Schiffrin, D. Tannen, & H. E. Hamilton (Eds.), The handbook of discourse analysis. Oxford: Blackwell Publishing. Blackwell Reference Online. 26 May 2008

    <http://www.blackwellreference.com.ep...78063120596819>

     

    7. Language change

    Wardhaugh, R. (2010). An introduction to sociolinguistics. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell.  Chapter 8: pp. 195-225.

     

    8. Concern with meaning: Semantics and pragmatics

    Leech, G. (1983). The principles of pragmatics London: Longman.  pp. 1-7. 

    Yule, G. (1996). Pragmatics. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Chapter 1: pp. 3-8.

     

    9. Speech Act Theory

    Huang, Y. (2007). Pragmatics. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Chapter 4: pp. 93-131.

     

    10. Grice’s Cooperative Principle

    Grice, H. P. (1975). Logic and conversation. In P. Cole & J. L. Morgan (Eds.), Syntax and semantics 3: speech acts  (pp. 41-58).  New York: Academic Press.

     

    11. Politeness

    Paltridge, B. (2006). Discourse analysis. London: Continuum. pp. 72-79.

    Widdowson, H. G. (1983). Learning purpose and language use.  Oxford: Oxford University Press. pp. 78-9.

     

    12. Pragmatics of English as an international language

    Seidlhofer, B. (2009). Accommodation and the idiom principle in English as a Lingua Franca.  Intercultural Pragmatics 6(2), 195-215.

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