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ERIC Number: EJ467108
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0835-1813
Constructing Social Identity: A Language Socialization Perspective.
Ochs, Elinor
Research on Language and Social Interaction, v26 n3 p287-306 1993
Ways are suggested for language researchers to understand the relationship between language and social identity. It is argued that speakers attempt to establish the social identities of themselves and others through verbally performing certain social acts and verbally displaying certain stances. (Contains 53 references.) (LB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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