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Title Orthography as social action [electronic resource] : scripts, spelling, identity and power / edited by Alexandra Jaffe...[et al.].
Publication Info. Berlin ; Boston : De Gruyter Mouton, 2012.
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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOKS-DDA    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
Series Language and social processes (Mouton de Gruyter) ; 3.
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Chapter 1. Orthography as social action: Scripts, spelling, identity and power / Mark Sebba ---- Chapter 2. Orthography, publics and legitimation crisis: The 1996 reform of German / Sally Johnson ---- Chapter 3. Orthography and Orthodoxy in post-Soviet Russia / Brian Bennett ---- Chapter 4. Reclamation, revalorization and re-Tatarization via changing Tatar orthographies / Suzanne Wertheim ---- Chapter 5. Hindi is perfect, Urdu is messy: the discourse of delegitimation of Urdu in India / Rizwan Ahmad ---- Chapter 6. Spelling and identity in the Southern Netherlands (1750-1830) / Rik Vosters, Gijsbert Rutten, Marijke van derWal and Wim Vandenbussche ---- Chapter 7. Orthography as literacy: how Manx was "reduced to writing" / Mark Sebba ---- Chapter 8. Orthography as practice: a Pennsylvania German case study / Jennifer Schlegel ---- Chapter 9. Transcription in practice: nonstandard orthography / Alexandra Jaffe ---- Chapter 10. Orthography and calligraphic ideology in an Iranian American heritage school / Amir Sharifi ---- Chapter 11. Floating ideologies: Metamorphoses of graphic "Germanness" / Jurgen Spitzmuller ---- Chapter 12. Whos punctuating what? Sociolinguistic variation in instant messaging / Lauren Squires ---- Chapter 13. How to spell the vernacular: a multivariate study of Jamaican e-mails and blogs / Lars Hinrichs ---- Chapter 14. "Greeklish": Transliteration practice and discourse in the context of computer-mediated digraphia / Jannis Androutsopoulos.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject Language and languages -- Orthography and spelling.
Sociolinguistics.
Added Author Jaffe, Alexandra M. (Alexandra Mystra), 1960-
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Related To Original 9781614511366 1614511365 (DLC) 2012001402
ISBN 1614511039 (electronic bk.)
9781614511038 (electronic bk.)
9781614511366 (alk. paper)
1614511365 (alk. paper)
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