Language and Literacy in the City's Neighborhoods
Edited by Marcia E. Farr
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Ethnolinguistic Chicago by Marcia E. Farr
Book DescriptionThis book, together with Latino Language and Literacy in Ethnolinguistic Chicago, documents how the future in a globalizing world is not only increasingly multilingual, but that diversity in language use (within one language and across languages) will always be with us. Most of the chapters in Ethnolinguistic Chicago are based on ethnographic studies of language, though several provide historical narratives as well. As a whole, this book offers a richly diverse set of portraits whose central themes emerged inductively from the research process and the communities themselves. All chapters emphasize language use as centrally related to ethnic, class, or gender identities. As such, this volume will interest anthropologists, sociologists, linguists, historians, educators and educational researchers, and others whose concerns require an understanding of "ground-level" phenomena relevant to contemporary social issues.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780805843460
(229mm x 152mm x 21mm)
Imprint: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates Inc
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Inc
Publish Date: 12-Aug-2003
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Marcia E. Farr
Ethnolinguistic Diversity and Education, Paperback (January 2010)
Offers a review of sociolinguistic research and practice aimed at improving education for students who speak vernacular varieties of US English, English-based Creole languages, and non-English languages, and presents soioculturally based approaches that acknowledge on the linguistic and cultural resources students bring into the school.
Latino Language and Literacy in Ethnolinguistic Chicago, Hardback (February 2005)» View all books by Marcia E. Farr
A set of studies of language use among Latinos in one of the most globalized, linguistically diverse cities in the U.S. Emphasizes language use as centrally related to ethnic, class, and gender identities.
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