The Resource Language as a local practice, Alastair Pennycook

Language as a local practice, Alastair Pennycook

Label
Language as a local practice
Title
Language as a local practice
Statement of responsibility
Alastair Pennycook
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This work addresses the questions of language, locality and practice as a way of moving forward in our understanding of how language operates as an integrated social and spatial activity
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pennycook, Alastair
Index
index present
LC call number
P40
LC item number
.P4115 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Language and languages
  • Language and languages
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Lokalisation
  • Soziolinguistik
  • Lokalisation
  • Soziolinguistik
  • Englisch
  • Language theory
  • Language use
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Pragmatics
  • Englisch
Label
Language as a local practice, Alastair Pennycook
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [147]-163) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction: Language as a local practice -- 2. 'Press 1 for English' : practice as the 'generic social thing' -- 3. The reverend on ice again : similarity, difference and relocalization -- 4. Talking in the city : the linguistic landscaping of locality -- 5. Kerala tuskers : language as already local -- 6. Alibangbang and ecologies of local language practices -- 7. 'Molding hearts-- leading minds-- touching lives' : practice as the new discourse? -- 8. Conclusion: Language as a local practice
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 167 pages
Isbn
9780203846223
Isbn Type
(ebk.)
Lccn
2009037317
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)436311268
  • (OCoLC)ocn436311268
Label
Language as a local practice, Alastair Pennycook
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [147]-163) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction: Language as a local practice -- 2. 'Press 1 for English' : practice as the 'generic social thing' -- 3. The reverend on ice again : similarity, difference and relocalization -- 4. Talking in the city : the linguistic landscaping of locality -- 5. Kerala tuskers : language as already local -- 6. Alibangbang and ecologies of local language practices -- 7. 'Molding hearts-- leading minds-- touching lives' : practice as the new discourse? -- 8. Conclusion: Language as a local practice
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 167 pages
Isbn
9780203846223
Isbn Type
(ebk.)
Lccn
2009037317
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)436311268
  • (OCoLC)ocn436311268

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