ERIC Number: EJ591414
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
English Loanwords in Chicano Spanish: Characterization and Rationale.
Smead, Robert N.
Bilingual Review/Revista Bilingue, v23 n2 p113-23 May-Aug 1998
Discusses one highly visible and often stigmatized feature of Chicano Spanish--lexical innovation due to intimate contact with English and mainstream culture. Discusses socio- and psycholinguistic factors that play a role in loanword formation. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A