Sociolinguistics


Sociolinguistics in Introductions to Linguistics

  • (:cc Finegan2004 "Finegan, E. (2004). Language. Its Structure and Use (4th ed.). Boston, Mass. et al.: Wadsworth.":)

Introductions to Sociolinguistics

  • (:cc Chambers2003 "Chambers, J.K. (2003). Sociolinguistic Theory: Linguistic Variation and its Social Significance. Oxford: Blackwell.":)
  • (:cc Coulmas2006 "Coulmas, F. (2006). Sociolinguistics: The Study of Speakers’ Choices. Cambridge et al.: Cambridge University Press.":)
  • (:cc Dittmar1997 "Dittmar, N. (1997). Grundlagen der Soziolinguistik: Ein Arbeitsbuch mit Aufgaben. Tübingen: Niemeyer.":)
  • (:cc Fasold1987 "Fasold, R. (1987). The Sociolinguistics of Society. Oxford/UK and Malden/USA: Blackwell.":)
  • (:cc Fasold1990 "Fasold, R. (1990). The Sociolinguistics of Language. Oxford/UK and Malden/USA: Blackwell.":)
  • (:cc Holmes2001 "Holmes, J. (2001). An Introduction to Sociolinguistics. Harlow et al. : Longman.":)
  • (:cc Hudson1996 "Hudson, R. A. (1996). Sociolinguistics (2nd ed.). Cambridge et al.: Cambridge University Press.":)
  • (:cc Meyerhoff2006 "Meyerhoff, M. (2006). Introducing Sociolinguistics. London and New York: Routledge.":)
  • (:cc Milroy2003 "Milroy, L. and Gordon, M. (2003). Sociolinguistics: Method and Interpretation. Malden, Mass. et al.: Blackwell.":)
  • (:cc Romaine2000 "Romaine, S. (2000). Language in Society: An Introduction to Sociolinguistics (2nd ed.). Oxford et al.: Oxford University Press.":)
  • (:cc Spolsky1998 "Spolsky, B. (1998). Sociolinguistics. Oxford et al.: Oxford University Press.":)
  • (:cc Stockwell2002 "Stockwell, P. (2002). Sociolinguistics: A Resource Book for Students. London et al.: Routledge.":)
  • (:cc Trudgill2000 "Trudgill, P. (2000). Sociolinguistics. An Introduction to Language and Society (4th ed.). London et al.: Penguin Books.":)
  • (:cc Veith2005 "Veith, Werner H. (2005). Soziolinguistik: Ein Arbeitsbuch mit 104 Abbildungen, Kontrollfragen und Antworten (2. überarb. Aufl.). Tübingen: Gunter Narr Verlag.":)
  • (:cc Wardhaugh2006 "Wardhaugh, R. (2006). An Introduction to Sociolinguistics (5th ed.). Oxford/UK and Cambridge/USA: Blackwell.":)

Sociolinguistic handbooks and readers

  • (:cc Chambersetal2002 "Chambers,J.K., Trudgill,P., Schilling-Estes, N. (eds.) (2002). The Handbook of Language Variation and Change. Oxford/UK and Malden/USA: Blackwell.":)
  • (:cc Coulmas1997 "Coulmas, F. (ed.) (1997). The Handbook of Sociolinguistics. Oxford/UK and Malden/USA: Blackwell.":)
  • (:cc CouplandJaworski1997 "Coupland, N. and Jaworski, A. (eds.) (1997). Sociolinguistics: A Reader and Coursebook. Basingstoke: Macmillan.":)
  • (:cc Llamasetal2007 "Llamas, C., Mullany, L., Stockwell, P. (eds.) (2007). The Routledge Companion to Sociolinguistics. London et al.: Routledge.":)
  • (:cc PaulstonTucker2003 "Paulston, Christina B. and Tucker, Richard G. (eds.) (2003). Sociolinguistics: The Essential Readings. Malden, Mass. et al.: Blackwell.":)
  • (:cc TrudgillCheshire1998 "Trudgill, P. and Cheshire, J. (1998). The Sociolinguistics Reader. London et al.: Arnold. 2 volumes (volume 1: Multilingualism and variation; volume 2: Gender and discourse).":)

Sociolinguistic Dictionaries

  • (:cc Swann2004 "Swann, J. (2004). A Dictionary of Sociolinguistics. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.":)
  • (:cc Trudgill2003 "Trudgill, P. (2003). A Glossary of Sociolinguistics. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.":)

Other

  • (:cc Boxer2002 "Boxer, D. (2002). Applying Sociolinguistics: Domains and Face-to-Face Interaction. Amsterdam et al.: Benjamins.":)
  • (:cc EckertRickford2001 "Eckert, P. and Rickford John R. (eds.) (2001). Style and Sociolinguistic Variation. Cambridge et al.: Cambridge University Press.":)

Selected Literature within different areas

Sociolinguistic Patterns
  • (:cc ChambersTrudgill1980 "Chambers, J. K. and Trudgill, P. (1980). Dialectology. Cambridge et al.: Cambridge University Press. (Meanwhile there are more recent editions available.)":)
  • (:cc Cheshire1982 "Cheshire, J. (1982). Variation in an English Dialect: A Sociolinguistic Study. Cambridge.":)
  • (:cc Labov1966 "Labov, W. (1966). The Social Stratification of English in New York City. Washington: Center for Applied Linguistics.":)
  • (:cc Labov1972a "Labov, W. (1972a). Language in the Inner City: Studies in the Black English Vernacular. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press.":)
  • (:cc Labov1972b) "Labov, W. (1972b). Sociolinguistic Patterns. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press.":)
  • Milroy, J. and Milroy L. (1997). "Network Structure and Linguistic Change." In: Coupland, N. and Jaworski, A. (eds.). Sociolinguistics: A Reader and Coursebook (Basingstoke: Macmillan), 199-211.
  • (:cc Milroy1980 "Milroy, L. (1980). Language and Social Networks. Oxford: Blackwell.":)
  • Milroy, L. (2002), "Social Networks." In: Chambers, J. K., Trudgill, P., Schilling-Estes, N. (eds.). The Handbook of Language Variation and Change (Oxford/UK and Malden/USA: Blackwell), 549-572.
  • (:cc Trudgill1974 "Trudgill, P. (1974). The Social Differentiation of English in Norwich. Cambridge: CUP.":)

    The Linguistic Marketplace
  • (:cc Auer1999 "Auer, P. (1999). Sprachliche Interaktion: Eine Einführung anhand von 22 Klassikern. Tübingen: Niemeyer, Kap. 22.":)
  • Bourdieu, P. (1993). "Der Sprachliche Markt." In P. Bourdieu, Soziologische Fragen (Frankfurt a. M.: Suhrkamp), 115 – 131.
  • (:cc Chambers1995 "Chambers, J. K.(1995). Sociolinguistic Theory. Linguistic Variation and its Social Significance. Oxford/UK and Cambridge/USA: Blackwell, ch. 4.5.":)
  • (:cc Dittmar1997 "Dittmar, N. (1997). Grundlagen der Soziolinguistik: Ein Arbeitsbuch mit Aufgaben. Tübingen: Niemeyer, Kap. 3.2.2.2.":)
  • Sankoff and Laberge (1978). "The linguistic market and the statistical explanation of variability." In: David Sankoff (ed.). Linguistic Variation: Models and Methods (New York: Academic Press), 239 – 250.

    Accommodation Theory
  • (:cc GilesPowesland1975 "Giles, H. and Powesland, Peter F. (1975). Speech Style and Social Evaluation. London/New York/San Francisco: Academic Press, ch. 9.":)
  • (:cc GilesStClair1979 "Giles, H. and St Clair, R. (1979). Language and Social Psychology. Oxford: Blackwell, ch. 3.":)
  • (:cc Giles1984 "Giles, H. (ed.) (1984). The Dynamics of Speech Accommodation. Berlin/New York/Amsterdam: Mouton Publishers.":)
  • (:cc Giles1991 "Giles, H. (1991). Language: Contexts and consequences. Milton Keynes: Open University Press, ch. 3.":)
  • (:cc GilesCouplandCoupland1991 "Giles, H., Coupland, J., Coupland, N. (eds.) (1991). Contexts of Accommodation. Cambridge et al.: Cambridge University Press.":)

    Language Choice: multilingualism, diglossia and code-switching
  • (:cc BhatiaRitchie2006 "Bhatia, Tej K. and Ritchie, William C. (2006). The Handbook of Bilingualism. Malden/USA et al.: Blackwell.":)
  • Clyne, M. (1997). "Multilingualism." In: Coulmas, F. (ed.). The Handbook of Sociolinguistics (Oxford/UK and Malden/USA: Blackwell), 301- 314.
  • (:cc Fasold1987 "Fasold, R. (1987). The Sociolinguistics of Society. Oxford/UK and Malden/USA: Blackwell, ch. 1 + 2":)
  • Ferguson, Charles A. (2003) "Diglossia." In: Paulston, Christina B. and Tucker, Richard G. (eds.) Sociolinguistics: The Essential Readings. Malden, Mass. et al.: Blackwell. (Also in: Wei 2000)
  • Myers-Scotton, C. (1997). "Code-switching." In: Coulmas, F. (ed.). The Handbook of Sociolinguistics (Oxford/UK and Malden/USA: Blackwell), 217-237.
  • (:cc Romaine1995 "Romaine, S. (1995). Bilingualism. Oxford/UK and Malden/USA: Blackwell.":)
  • (:cc Wei2000 "Wei, Li. (2000). The Bilingualism Reader. London and New York: Routledge.":)
  • (:cc Winford2003 "Winford, D. (2003). An Introduction to Contact Linguistics. Malden/USA and Oxford/UK: Blackwell. (Relevant chapters on code-switching).":)

    Pidgins and Creoles
  • (:cc Arendsetal1995 "Arends, J., Muysken, P., Smith, N. (eds.) (1995). Pidgins and Creoles: An Introduction. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.":)
  • (:cc Holm1989 "Holm, J. (1989). Pidgins and Creoles. 2 vols. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.":)
  • (:cc Holm2000 "Holm, J. (2000). An Introduction to Pidgins and Creoles. Cambridge et al.: Cambridge University Press.":)
  • (:cc KayeTosco2003 "Kaye, Alan S. and Tosco, Mauro. (2003). Pidgin and Creole languages : a basic introduction. München: LINCOM Europa.":)
  • (:cc Mühlhäusler1986 "Mühlhäusler, P. (1986). Pidgin and Creole Languages. Oxford: Blackwell.":)
  • (:cc Romaine1988 "Romaine, S. (1988). Pidgin and Creole Languages. London et al.: Longman.":)
  • (:cc Sebba1997 "Sebba, M. (1997). Contact Languages: Pidgins and Creoles. Basingstoke et al.: Palgrave Macmillan.":)
  • (:cc Singh2000 "Singh, I. (2000). Pidgins and Creoles: An Introduction. London: Arnold.":)
  • (:cc Todd1990 "Todd, Loreto. (1990). Pidgins and Creoles. London/New York: Routledge.":)

    African-American Vernacular English (AAVE)
  • (:cc Dillard1973 "Dillard, J. L. (1973). Black English: Its History and Usage in the United States. New York: Vintage Books.":)
  • (:cc Fasold1990 "Fasold, R. (1990). The Sociolinguistics of Language. Oxford/UK and Malden/USA: Blackwell, ch. 7.":)
  • (:cc Fought2006 "Fought, C. (2006). Language and Ethnicity. Cambridge et al.: Cambridge University Press.":)
  • (:cc Green2002 "Green, Lisa J. (2002). African American English: a Linguistic Introduction. Cambridge et al.: Cambridge University Press.":)
  • (:cc Labov1972 "Labov, W. (1972). Language in the Inner City: Studies in the Black English Vernacular. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press.":)
  • (:cc Rickford1999 "Rickford, J. (1999). African American Vernacular English. Oxford/UK and Malden/USA: Blackwell.":)
  • (:cc WolframSchilling-Estes1998 "Wolfram, W. and Schilling-Estes, N. (1998). American English: Dialects and Variation. Malden et al.: Blackwell.":)
  • (:cc WolframThomas2002 "Wolfram, W./Thomas, Erik R. (2002). The Development of African American English. Oxford et al.: Blackwell.":)

    Language and Gender
  • (:cc Camerorn1998 "Cameron, D. (ed.) (1998). The Feminist Critique of Language. A Reader. London and New York: Routledge.":)
  • (:cc Coates1998 "Coates, J. (ed.) (1998). Language and Gender: A Reader. Oxford/UK and Malden/USA: Blackwell":)
  • (:cc HolmesMeyerhoff2003 "Holmes, J. and Meyerhoff, M. (eds.) (2003). The Handbook of Language and Gender. Malden et al.: Blackwell.":)
  • (:cc Lakoff1975 "Lakoff, R. (1975). Language and Woman's Place. New York: Harper & Row.":)
  • (:cc Tannen1984 "Tannen, D. (1984). Conversational Style: Analyzing Talk Among Friends. Norwood, N.J.: Ablex Publishing. (Reprinted 2005, New York: Oxford University Press).":)
  • (:cc Tannen1990 "Tannen, D. (1990). You Just Don’t Understand: Women and Men in Conversation. New York: William Morrow.":)
  • (:cc Tannen1993 "Tannen, D. (ed.) (1993). Gender and Conversational Interaction. New York/USA and Oxford/UK: Oxford University Press.":)
  • (:cc ThorneHenley1975 "Thorne, B. and Henley, N. (eds.) (1975). Language and Sex: Difference and Dominance. Rowley: Newbury House Publishers.":)