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ERIC Number: EJ631018
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0965-8416
Two Standards: One for the Media and One for the School.
Kristiansen, Tore
Language Awareness, v10 n1 p9-24 2001
Argues that young Danes are changing the notion of standard Danish. Data gathered in the Danish town of Naestved indicated standard Danish is moving in the direction of low Copenhagen speech. Suggests that young Danes operate with two standards when it comes to language: one for school where excellence is perceived in terms of superiority; and one for the media, where excellence is perceived in terms of dynamism. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Denmark