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ERIC Number: EJ091041
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1973
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Multidialects: The Student's Right to His Own Language
Cannon, Garland
College Composition and Communication, 24, 5, 382-85, Dec 73
Considers four linguistic assumptions which bear on any multidialectal teaching situation: There is no single monolithic Standard English in the United States, a given native speaker is not structurally or linguistically deficient, differences among dialects are superficial, and the matter of dialects is one of social status. (RB)
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