LIN451H1: Urban Dialectology

Hours: 
24L

Ways in which urban sub-cultures differ in their use of language. How speakers dialects reflect their ethnicity, group affiliation, and other social categories. Practice in dialect analysis based on data from the speech community, emphasizing procedures and techniques.

Prerequisite: 

LIN351H1/​LIN256H1 plus 2 FCE at the 200+ level in LIN/JAL/JLP

Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)