Applied LinguisticsAPLX 115 Language and Power

Examines the relationship between language and power. Explores the ways in which national languages, regional and social dialects, and specific phonological morpho-syntactic, or lexical features come to be associated with particular social meanings and contribute to creating social inequality.

Requirements

Prerequisite(s): APLX 80. Enrollment is restricted to sophomores, juniors, and seniors.

Credits

5

Quarter offered

Spring

Instructor

The Staff, Shigeko Okamoto, Zsuzsanna Abrams