The Resource American voices : how dialects differ from coast to coast, edited by Walt Wolfram and Ben Ward

American voices : how dialects differ from coast to coast, edited by Walt Wolfram and Ben Ward

Label
American voices : how dialects differ from coast to coast
Title
American voices
Title remainder
how dialects differ from coast to coast
Statement of responsibility
edited by Walt Wolfram and Ben Ward
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PE2841
LC item number
.A77 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1941-
  • 1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wolfram, Walt
  • Ward, Ben
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
Label
American voices : how dialects differ from coast to coast, edited by Walt Wolfram and Ben Ward
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Language evolution or dying traditions? : the state of American dialects / Walt Wolfram and Natalie Schilling-Estes -- Sounds of the South / Guy Bailey and Jan Tillery -- Defining Appalachian English / Kirk Hazen and Ellen Fluharty -- If these hills could talk (Smoky Mountains) / Christine Mallinson ... [et al.] -- Doing the Charleston (South Carolina) / Maciej Baranowski -- The Lone Star State of speech (Texas) / Guy Bailey and Jan Tillery -- Speaking the Big Easy (New Orleans, LA) / Connie Eble -- Sounds of Ole Man River (Memphis, TN) / Valerie Fridland -- Yakking with the Yankees (New England) / Julie Roberts, Naomi Nagy, and Charles Boberg -- Beantown babble (Boston, MA) / Jim Fitzpatrick -- Mainely English / Jane S. Smith -- Steel town speak (Pittsburgh, PA) / Barbara Johnstone and Scott Kiesling -- New York tawk (New York City, NY) / Michael Newman -- Expressions of brotherly love (Philadelphia, PA) / Claudio Salvucci -- Maple leaf rap (Canada) / J.K. Chambers -- An introduction to Midwest English / Timothy C. Frazer -- Straight talking from the heartland (Midwest) / Matthew J. Gordon -- Words of the Windy City (Chicago, IL) / Richard Cameron -- Different ways of talking in the Buckeye State (Ohio) / Beverly Olson Flanigan -- Spirited speech (St. Louis, MO) / Thomas E. Murray -- Saying ya to the yoopers (Michigan's Upper Peninsula) / Beth Simon -- Getting real in the Golden State (California) / Penelope Eckert and Norma Mendoza-Denton -- Desert dialect (Utah) / David Bowie and Wendy Morkel -- Dialects in the mist (Portland, OR) / Jeff Conn -- Arizona's not so standard / Lauren Hall-Lew -- Topics from the tropics (Hawai'i) / Miriam Meyerhoff -- Speaking strictly roots (West Indies) / Renee Blake -- Gullah Gullah islands (Sea Island, SC, GA) / Tracey L. Weldon -- Islands of diversity (Bahamas) / Walt Wolfram ... [et al.] -- Dialect in danger (Outer Banks, NC) / Walt Wolfram -- Fighting the tide (Smith Island, MD) / Natalie Schilling-Estes -- From cod to cool (Newfoundland, Canada) / Sandra Clarke -- The world's loneliest dialect (Tristan da Cunha) / Daniel Schreier -- Bridging the great divide (African American English) / John Baugh -- When languages collide (African American English) / Walt Wolfram and Benjamin Torbert -- Talkin' with mi gente (Chicano English) / Carmen Fought -- Stirring the linguistic gumbo (Cajun English) / Megan Melancon -- From the brickhouse to the swamp (Lumbee vernacular English) / Walt Wolfram -- More than just yada, yada, yada (Jewish English) / Cynthia Bernstein -- Fading future for ferhoodled English (Pennsylvania German) / Marion Lois Huffines
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 269 p.
Isbn
9781405121088
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
20050172 55
Other control number
  • 9781405121088
  • 9781405121095
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)60766979
Label
American voices : how dialects differ from coast to coast, edited by Walt Wolfram and Ben Ward
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Language evolution or dying traditions? : the state of American dialects / Walt Wolfram and Natalie Schilling-Estes -- Sounds of the South / Guy Bailey and Jan Tillery -- Defining Appalachian English / Kirk Hazen and Ellen Fluharty -- If these hills could talk (Smoky Mountains) / Christine Mallinson ... [et al.] -- Doing the Charleston (South Carolina) / Maciej Baranowski -- The Lone Star State of speech (Texas) / Guy Bailey and Jan Tillery -- Speaking the Big Easy (New Orleans, LA) / Connie Eble -- Sounds of Ole Man River (Memphis, TN) / Valerie Fridland -- Yakking with the Yankees (New England) / Julie Roberts, Naomi Nagy, and Charles Boberg -- Beantown babble (Boston, MA) / Jim Fitzpatrick -- Mainely English / Jane S. Smith -- Steel town speak (Pittsburgh, PA) / Barbara Johnstone and Scott Kiesling -- New York tawk (New York City, NY) / Michael Newman -- Expressions of brotherly love (Philadelphia, PA) / Claudio Salvucci -- Maple leaf rap (Canada) / J.K. Chambers -- An introduction to Midwest English / Timothy C. Frazer -- Straight talking from the heartland (Midwest) / Matthew J. Gordon -- Words of the Windy City (Chicago, IL) / Richard Cameron -- Different ways of talking in the Buckeye State (Ohio) / Beverly Olson Flanigan -- Spirited speech (St. Louis, MO) / Thomas E. Murray -- Saying ya to the yoopers (Michigan's Upper Peninsula) / Beth Simon -- Getting real in the Golden State (California) / Penelope Eckert and Norma Mendoza-Denton -- Desert dialect (Utah) / David Bowie and Wendy Morkel -- Dialects in the mist (Portland, OR) / Jeff Conn -- Arizona's not so standard / Lauren Hall-Lew -- Topics from the tropics (Hawai'i) / Miriam Meyerhoff -- Speaking strictly roots (West Indies) / Renee Blake -- Gullah Gullah islands (Sea Island, SC, GA) / Tracey L. Weldon -- Islands of diversity (Bahamas) / Walt Wolfram ... [et al.] -- Dialect in danger (Outer Banks, NC) / Walt Wolfram -- Fighting the tide (Smith Island, MD) / Natalie Schilling-Estes -- From cod to cool (Newfoundland, Canada) / Sandra Clarke -- The world's loneliest dialect (Tristan da Cunha) / Daniel Schreier -- Bridging the great divide (African American English) / John Baugh -- When languages collide (African American English) / Walt Wolfram and Benjamin Torbert -- Talkin' with mi gente (Chicano English) / Carmen Fought -- Stirring the linguistic gumbo (Cajun English) / Megan Melancon -- From the brickhouse to the swamp (Lumbee vernacular English) / Walt Wolfram -- More than just yada, yada, yada (Jewish English) / Cynthia Bernstein -- Fading future for ferhoodled English (Pennsylvania German) / Marion Lois Huffines
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 269 p.
Isbn
9781405121088
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
20050172 55
Other control number
  • 9781405121088
  • 9781405121095
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)60766979

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