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The Oxford handbook of language and society / edited by Ofelia García, Nelson Flores, and Massimiliano Spotti.

New York : Oxford University Press, 2016.
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This book challenges basic concepts that have informed the study of sociolinguistics. It proposes a critical poststructuralist perspective that examines the socio-historical context that led to the emergence of dominant sociolinguistic concepts and develops new theoretical and methodological tools that challenge these dominant concepts.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Bi-multilingualism, globalization and super-diversity - Sociolinguistic repertoire / Massimiliano Spotti, Jan Blommaert -- Language shift and sustainability: Critical discourses and beyond / Mel M. Engman, Kendall A. King -- Language and political economy / Alfonso Del Percio, Mi-cha Flubacher, Alexandre Duchêne -- Linguistic landscapes / Mieke Vandenbrouke, Luk Van Mensel, Robert Blackwood -- Indigenous peoples and their languages / Pia Lane, Miki Makihara -- The Internet, language and virtual interactions / Piia Varis, Tom van Nuenen -- Mediatization and the language of journalism / Tom van Hout, Peter Burger -- Language and society: Historical overview and emergence of a field of study / Florian Coulmas -- Language policy and local practices / Alastair Pennycook -- Language, imperialism and the modern nation-state system: Implications for language rights / Stephen May -- Linguistic profiling and discrimination / John Baugh -- Language ideologies / Jonathan Rosa, Christa Burdick -- Discourses of endangerment from mother tongues to machine / Robert Moore -- Language and sexuality / Tomasso M. Milani -- Language and power / Luisa Martín Rojo -- From Gerontolinguistics to Elderspeak: Sociolinguistic myths / Sinfree B. Makoni -- Multiliteracies & Transcultural Education / Lynn Mario T. Menezes de Souza -- Introduction: Language and Society: A critical poststructuralist perspective / Ofelia García, Nelson Flores, Massimiliano Spotti -- Conclusion: Moving the study of Language and Society into the future / Ofelia García, Nelson Flores, Massimiliano Spotti -- Multimodality / Elisabetta Adami -- Entry Visa Denied: The Construction of Symbolic Language Borders in Educational Settings / Guadalupe Valdés -- Language, migration, diaspora: Challenging the big battalions of groupism / Finex Ndhlovu -- Bilingual Education / Nelson Flores -- Diglossia and beyond / Jürgen Jaspers -- Sign languages / H-Dirksen L. Bauman, Joseph J. Murray -- Language and racialization / Anne H. Charity Hudley -- Work / Melissa G. Moyer.
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