Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 June 2015

288 Pages

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

ISBN: 9780199795420

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Language and Superdiversity

Indonesians Knowledging at Home and Abroad

Zane Goebel

Oxford Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • Focuses on how ethnicity has been semiotically constructed, valued, and reproduced in Indonesia since Dutch colonial times, and how this category is drawn upon in everyday talk
  • Draws upon a broad range of scholarship on Indonesia, recordings of Indonesian television from the mid-1990s onwards, and recordings of the talk of Indonesian students living in Japan

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