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Language, Society and Power

An Introduction

by Jason Jones

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages264
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7490750M
ISBN 100415303931
ISBN 109780415303934

This is the book for anyone who has ever wondered how language influences thought, how language impacts on our daily life, and how power is perpetuated through language. Written in a lively way and drawing on examples from everyday life, each chapter provides an introduction to a social or political issue in language study, such as:* language use in politics and the media* language . Language, Society and Power is the essential introductory text for students studying language in a variety of social contexts.. This book examines the ways in which language functions, how it influences thought and how it varies according to age, ethnicity, class and gender/5(13).

Language, Society and Power remains an essential introductory text for students of English language and linguistics. It will also be useful for students of media, communication, cultural studies, sociology and psychology. (source: Nielsen Book Data) Supplemental links Table of .   Five dynamic language–power relationships in communication have emerged from critical language studies, sociolinguistics, conversation analysis, and the social psychology of language and communication. Two of them stem from preexisting powers behind language that it reveals and reflects, thereby transferring the extralinguistic powers to the Cited by: 2.

Language and Society Language is indissolubly linked with the members of the society language ideology and power. William Downes is Lecturer in Linguistics at the University of East Anglia. Previously he taught English and Linguistics at York in this book, and the scholars on whose research it depends. 1 Language and society Language is both a system of communication between individuals and a social phenomenon. The area of language and society – sociolinguistics – is intended to show how our use of language is governed by such factors as class, gender, race, etc. A subsection of this area is anthropological linguistics which isFile Size: KB.


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