The Resource Black linguistics : language, society, and politics in Africa and the Americas, edited by Sinfree Makoni ... [et al.] ; foreword by Ngũgĩ wa Thiongʼo, (electronic book)

Black linguistics : language, society, and politics in Africa and the Americas, edited by Sinfree Makoni ... [et al.] ; foreword by Ngũgĩ wa Thiongʼo, (electronic book)

Label
Black linguistics : language, society, and politics in Africa and the Americas
Title
Black linguistics
Title remainder
language, society, and politics in Africa and the Americas
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sinfree Makoni ... [et al.] ; foreword by Ngũgĩ wa Thiongʼo
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
306.44/089/96
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
P40.5.B42
LC item number
B53 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Makoni, Sinfree
  • ProQuest (Firm)
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  • Blacks
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Sociolinguistics
Label
Black linguistics : language, society, and politics in Africa and the Americas, edited by Sinfree Makoni ... [et al.] ; foreword by Ngũgĩ wa Thiongʼo, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Errata sheet laid in
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Ideologies of language and socially realistic linguistics / Donald Winford -- "We are the streets" : African American language and the strategic construction of a street conscious identity / H. Samy Alim -- Sound and power : the language of the Rastafari / Velma Pollard -- Promoting African languages as conveyors of knowledge in educational institutions / Zaline M. Roy-Campbell -- Language policies and language education in francophone Africa : a critique and a call to action / Hassana Alidou -- Contradiction or affirmation? The South African language policy and the South African national government / Nkhelebeni Phaswana -- From misinvention to disinvention of language : multilingualism and the South African constitution / Sinfree Makoni -- Linguistic profiling / John Baugh -- "Whassup, homeboy?" Joining the African Diaspora : black English as a symbolic site of identification and language learning / Awad el Karim M. Ibrahim -- US and South African teachers' developing perspectives on language and literacy : changing domestic and international roles of linguistic gate-keepers / Arnetha F. Ball
Control code
EBC240419
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 228 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Black linguistics : language, society, and politics in Africa and the Americas, edited by Sinfree Makoni ... [et al.] ; foreword by Ngũgĩ wa Thiongʼo, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Errata sheet laid in
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Ideologies of language and socially realistic linguistics / Donald Winford -- "We are the streets" : African American language and the strategic construction of a street conscious identity / H. Samy Alim -- Sound and power : the language of the Rastafari / Velma Pollard -- Promoting African languages as conveyors of knowledge in educational institutions / Zaline M. Roy-Campbell -- Language policies and language education in francophone Africa : a critique and a call to action / Hassana Alidou -- Contradiction or affirmation? The South African language policy and the South African national government / Nkhelebeni Phaswana -- From misinvention to disinvention of language : multilingualism and the South African constitution / Sinfree Makoni -- Linguistic profiling / John Baugh -- "Whassup, homeboy?" Joining the African Diaspora : black English as a symbolic site of identification and language learning / Awad el Karim M. Ibrahim -- US and South African teachers' developing perspectives on language and literacy : changing domestic and international roles of linguistic gate-keepers / Arnetha F. Ball
Control code
EBC240419
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 228 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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