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ERIC Number: EJ181739
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Publication Date: 1978
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Peasant Men Can't Get Wives: Language Change and Sex Roles in a Bilingual Community
Gal, Susan
Language in Society, 7, 1, 1-16, Apr 78
Discusses language shift in one community from German-Hungarian bilingualism to the exclusive use of German. Young women are further along in this direction than others. The linguistic contrast is shown to represent the social dichotomy between a newly available worker status and traditional peasant status. (Author/RM)
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Identifiers - Location: Austria