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Published: 04 April 2008

304 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195313055

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Language in an Online and Mobile World

Naomi S. Baron

  • The first book to survey the field of electronically-mediated communication, position these technologies with respect to earlier language practices, and then evaluate the personal, cognitive, social, and linguistic consequences of contemporary language technologies.
  • · Analyses of instant messaging conversations, multitasking, away messages, Facebook, and mobile phone usage

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