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Title The German language and the real world : sociolinguistic, cultural, and pragmatic perspectives on contemporary German / edited by Patrick Stevenson.

Imprint Oxford [England] : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1998.

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Edition Rep. ed.
Description 1 online resource (xviii, 432 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The study of real language : observing the observers / Patrick Stevenson -- To what extent is German an international language? / Ulrich Ammon -- Germanness : language and nation / Florian Coulmas -- Norms and reforms : fixing the form of the language / Wolfgang Werner Sauer and Helmut Glück -- Directions of change in contemporary German / Helmut Glück and Wolfgang Werner Sauer -- After the Wall : social change and linguistic variation in Berlin / Helmut Schönfeld and Peter Schlobinski -- Theories of sociolinguistic variation in the German context / Norbert Dittmar -- Language in intercultural communication / Martina Rost-Roth -- Critical linguistics and the study of institutional communication / Ruth Wodak -- Political discourse : the language of right and left in Germany / Siegfried Jäger -- Evaluation of language use in public discourse : language attitudes in Austria / Sylvia Moosmüller -- Language and gender / Marlis Hellinger -- Jugendsprachen : speech styles of youth subcultures / Peter Schlobinski -- Language and television / Werner Holly.
Local Note eBooks on EBSCOhost EBSCO eBook Subscription Academic Collection - North America
Subject German language -- 20th century.
German language -- Political aspects.
German language -- Social aspects.
Chronological Term 1900 - 1999
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Stevenson, Patrick, 1954-
Other Form: Print version: German language and the real world. Rep. ed. Oxford [England] : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1998 0198237383 (DLC) 94022023 (OCoLC)30665722
ISBN 9780191586200 (electronic bk.)
019158620X (electronic bk.)
0585346976 (electronic bk.)
9780585346977 (electronic bk.)