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ERIC Number: EJ597433
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-1360-6441
Scrutinizing Linguistic Gratuity: Issues from the Field.
Wolfram, Walt
Journal of Sociolinguistics, v2 n2 p271-79 Jun 1998
Examines the concept and practice of returning linguistic favors to host research communities, the so-called "linguistic gratuity principle" (Wolfram,1993). Uses a case study format as the basis for scrutinizing researcher-community relationships. Presents research from the post-insular dialect community of Ocracoke Island in North Carolina. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: North Carolina