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The Resource Standard English : the widening debate, edited by Tony Bex and Richard J. Watts

Standard English : the widening debate, edited by Tony Bex and Richard J. Watts

Label
Standard English : the widening debate
Title
Standard English
Title remainder
the widening debate
Statement of responsibility
edited by Tony Bex and Richard J. Watts
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The controversy surrounding the definition of Standard English and the notion of what is correct and incorrect is the central issue debated in this volume by a cast of leading international scholars
Member of
Cataloging source
COO
Dewey number
428
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1074.7
LC item number
.S73 1999eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bex, Tony
  • Watts, Richard J
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • Anglais (Langue)
  • Anglais (Langue)
  • Anglais (Langue) à l'étranger
  • Anglais (Langue)
  • Anglais (Langue)
  • Anglais (Langue)
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English-speaking countries
  • Standardsprache
  • Sprachgebrauch
  • Engels
  • Standaardtaal
  • Taalvariatie
  • Engelstalige landen
  • Englisch
Label
Standard English : the widening debate, edited by Tony Bex and Richard J. Watts
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-297) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Standard English : what it isn't
  • Peter Trudgill
  • Spoken standard English
  • Jenny Cheshire
  • Standard grammars, spoken grammars : some educational implications
  • Ronald Carter
  • Standard English and language ideology in Britain and the United States
  • Lesley Milroy
  • Names of US English : valley girl, cowboy, yankee, normal, nasal and ignorant
  • Laura C. Hartley and Dennis R. Preston
  • Consequences of standardisation in descriptive linguistics
  • Functions and forms of English in a European EFL country
  • Bent Preisler
  • Curiouser and curiouser : falling standards in the standard English debate
  • Tony Crowley
  • James Milroy
  • Social construction of standard English : grammar writers as a "discourse community"
  • Richard J. Watts
  • Typography, lexicography and the development of the idea of "standard English"
  • Hayley Davis
  • Representations of English in twentieth-century Britain : Fowler, Gowers and Partridge
  • Tony Bex
Control code
179162066
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 312 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134653096
Lccn
98036167
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)179162066
Label
Standard English : the widening debate, edited by Tony Bex and Richard J. Watts
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-297) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Standard English : what it isn't
  • Peter Trudgill
  • Spoken standard English
  • Jenny Cheshire
  • Standard grammars, spoken grammars : some educational implications
  • Ronald Carter
  • Standard English and language ideology in Britain and the United States
  • Lesley Milroy
  • Names of US English : valley girl, cowboy, yankee, normal, nasal and ignorant
  • Laura C. Hartley and Dennis R. Preston
  • Consequences of standardisation in descriptive linguistics
  • Functions and forms of English in a European EFL country
  • Bent Preisler
  • Curiouser and curiouser : falling standards in the standard English debate
  • Tony Crowley
  • James Milroy
  • Social construction of standard English : grammar writers as a "discourse community"
  • Richard J. Watts
  • Typography, lexicography and the development of the idea of "standard English"
  • Hayley Davis
  • Representations of English in twentieth-century Britain : Fowler, Gowers and Partridge
  • Tony Bex
Control code
179162066
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 312 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134653096
Lccn
98036167
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)179162066

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