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ERIC Number: EJ181742
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1978
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Community Attitudes toward Black English
Hoover, Mary Rhodes
Language in Society, 7, 1, 65-87, Apr 78
Describes research in which 28 black parents and community people were polled as to their attitudes toward vernacular and standard Black English. Attitudes were assessed in four domains--school, home, community and playground--and in four channels--reading, speaking, writing and listening. Standard Black English was preferred in all domains and channels. (RM)
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