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ERIC Number: EJ547112
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-0009-8655
Ebonics: When Is Dialect Acceptable English?
Brice-Finch, Jacqueline
Clearing House, v70 n5 p228-29 May-Jun 1997
Notes that familiarity with the language of students--and especially awareness of the features of their languages that make acquisition of educated English difficult--enables the teacher to use a variety of techniques. Suggests that tolerance and acceptance of a panoply of dialects is a must, not a choice. (RS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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