GU4800: Language and Society | J. McWhorter

Linguistics
Undergraduate and Graduate Lecture
MW 11:40AM-12:55PM

The course will focus on language structure and usage variance according to societal factors such as social history and socioeconomic factors, illustrated with study modules on language contact, language standardization, and literacy, quantitative sociolinguistic theory, language allegiance, language, and power.

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