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Published: 22 March 2016

296 Pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199937240

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Linguistic Diversity and Social Justice

An Introduction to Applied Sociolinguistics

Ingrid Piller

  • Prompts thinking about linguistic disadvantage as a form of structural disadvantage that needs to be recognized and taken seriously, and that warrants a serious public debate as to how it can best be mitigated
  • Includes case studies from around the world
  • Offers conversational approach inviting readers to engage with linguistic diversity and social justice through the online forum Language on the Move

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