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Published: 10 December 2010

232 Pages

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

ISBN: 9780199737420

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Language without Rights

Lionel Wee

Oxford Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • Offers a detailed analysis of specific problems posed by language for the notion of rights, addressing topics such as unavoidability, hybridity, and the nature of linguistic constructions.
  • Synthesizes current scholarship from a number of disciplines, including linguistic anthropology, sociolinguistics, Construction Grammar, sociology, and political philosophy.

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