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Published: 16 February 2012

320 Pages


ISBN: 9780199737390

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Spanish in New York

Language Contact, Dialectal Leveling, and Structural Continuity

Ricardo Otheguy and Ana Celia Zentella

Oxford Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • Concentrates on New York City, where Spanish is spoken by over two million Latinos who have roots in more than a dozen Latin American nations
  • Focuses on the rates, distributional patterns, and conditioning factors of Spanish pronouns to shed light on the realignments and transformations that are taking place among Spanish speakers

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