Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 January 2015

216 Pages | 49 illustrations

9.21 x 6.14 inches

ISBN: 9780748655748

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Sociolinguistics and Mobile Communication

Ana Deumert

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Edinburgh Sociolinguistics

  • Illustrates core concepts in sociolinguistics and linguistic anthropology
  • Applies sociolinguistic theories of language from Humboldt and Sapir to post-structuralism to new media
  • Provides a global and multilingual perspective on digital communication practices and discusses digital inequality and its consequences for sociolinguistic research
  • Includes a focus on linguistic creativity and poetic language

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