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作者 Pietikäinen, Sari, 1968- author
書名 Sociolinguistics from the periphery : small languages in new circumstances / Sari Pietikäinen, Helen Kelly-Holmes, Alexandra Jaffe, Nikolas Coupland
出版項 Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2016
國際標準書號 9781107123885 (hardback)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人文社會聯圖  P40.5.L56 P54 2016    在架上    30630020105100
說明 xi, 234 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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附註 "This book has emerged out of our collaboration in Peripheral Multilingualism: A Sociolinguistic Ethnography of Contestation and Innovation in Multilingual Minority Language Sites, a four-year research project funded by the Academy of Finland in 2011. We are grateful to the Academy of Finland for providing us with this opportunity to pursue research. We started the project with the aim of examining contestation and innovation in multilingual minority language sites. Our initial premise, based on our own and others' previous research, was that language boundaries can show both fixity and fluidity, and that the negotiability of such boundaries can be studied empirically as an emergent property of discourse and social interaction. We have brought this perspective to bear not only on the tensions that arise from complex and changing multilingual processes, practices and experiences in Sami, Corsican, Irish, and Welsh language contexts, but also on the creative acts and activities that are an important part of dealing with these tensions in the four research sites"-- Provided by publisher
Includes bibliographical references (pages 208-225) and index
Machine generated contents note: 1. Small languages in new circumstances?; 2. Reflexivity and small languages: the 'meta' imperative in late modernity; 3. Conventional and transactional authenticities in small-culture tourism; 4. Expanding possibilities for commodification: luxury, mobility, visuality; 5. Transgression, small languages, and changing boundaries; 6. A view from the periphery: sociolinguistics, small languages and change
主題 Linguistic minorities -- Social aspects
Linguistic minorities -- Cross-cultural studies
Multilingualism -- Cross-cultural studies
Linguistic geography
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / General. bisacsh
Alt Author Kelly-Holmes, Helen, 1968- author
Jaffe, Alexandra M. (Alexandra Mystra), 1960- author
Coupland, Nikolas, 1950- author
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