Text for professionals in ed. and related fields addresses natural interest a educational concern about dialects by considering some major issues confronting educational practitioners. No background in linguistics/sociolinguistics is assumed by reader.(from the MetropolitanReading Testforthird graders, cited in Meier, 1973, p. 17) If an urbanchildis less familiar with the use ofthe terms rings and trunkin connection with trees, this passage might conjure up a fairy tale image. On the other hand, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Dialects in Schools and Communities|
|Author||:||Walt Wolfram, Carolyn Temple Adger, Donna Christian|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 1999-01-01|