By Sali A. Tagliamonte

ISBN-10: 0521771153

ISBN-13: 9780521771153

ISBN-10: 0521778182

ISBN-13: 9780521778183

The learn of the way language varies in social context, and the way it may be analyzed and accounted for, are the foremost pursuits of sociolinguistics. earlier, even though, the particular instruments and techniques were mostly handed on via 'word of mouth', instead of being officially documented. this is often the 1st entire 'how to' consultant to the formal research of sociolinguistic edition. It exhibits step by step how the research is conducted, top the reader via each level of a study venture from begin to end. themes coated comprise fieldwork, facts association and administration, research and interpretation, offering study effects, and writing up a paper. functional and casual, the booklet comprises the entire info had to behavior a fully-fledged sociolinguistic research, and comprises workouts, checklists, references and insider counsel. it really is set to turn into a vital source for college kids, researchers and fieldworkers embarking on study initiatives in sociolinguistics.

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